The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Technical Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank - 108 121
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 0 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.40% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.42% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £430 £460
% change year-on-year
+7.55% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Technical Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3076 2369 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.94% 94.31% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1836 1356 1231
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 148 174
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.14 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.92 £34.20 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Midlands region that featured Technical Developer in the job title.

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Developer across the West Midlands region.

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Developer across the West Midlands region.

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Technical Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Telerik
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Sitefinity
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Maven

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Telerik