The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 8 1 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 35 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 27.78% 59.09% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.69% 60.47% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 2
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£400 £302 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.45% -20.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £273 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.67 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.37% -3.80%
Developer
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
122 43 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 96.83% 97.73% 92.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 13 11
Average daily rate £425 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £370 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £12.35 £22.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.11% +3.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -8 34 £400 +32.45%
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 29 (53.70%) Java
2 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (44.44%) SQL
4 22 (40.74%) Web Services
4 22 (40.74%) Spring
4 22 (40.74%) Open Source
4 22 (40.74%) MongoDB
5 20 (37.04%) UNIX
5 20 (37.04%) Windows
6 19 (35.19%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (33.33%) SOAP
7 18 (33.33%) REST
7 18 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 17 (31.48%) SOA
8 17 (31.48%) TDD
8 17 (31.48%) JSON
9 16 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (29.63%) MVC
10 15 (27.78%) Scrum
10 15 (27.78%) Oracle
10 15 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
11 14 (25.93%) Relational Database
12 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
13 12 (22.22%) RDBMS
13 12 (22.22%) AMQP
13 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
14 11 (20.37%) Clustering
14 11 (20.37%) Spring MVC
14 11 (20.37%) GitHub
15 10 (18.52%) CA Gen

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.96%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) JBoss
3 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) GitHub
2 5 (9.26%) IaaS
2 5 (9.26%) PaaS
3 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) AMQP
2 5 (9.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) MongoDB
2 19 (35.19%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (25.93%) Relational Database
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
5 12 (22.22%) RDBMS
6 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (5.56%) MySQL
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.52%) CA Gen
3 9 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.70%) Selenium
7 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.85%) Ant
7 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.85%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.85%) Subversion
7 1 (1.85%) Maven
7 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.85%) Games
1 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) Web Services
1 22 (40.74%) Spring
2 18 (33.33%) REST
2 18 (33.33%) SOAP
3 17 (31.48%) JSON
4 15 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
5 11 (20.37%) Spring MVC
6 8 (14.81%) Apache Camel
7 6 (11.11%) JSF
7 6 (11.11%) J2EE
8 5 (9.26%) JDBC
8 5 (9.26%) XML
9 4 (7.41%) .NET
9 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.41%) EJB
9 4 (7.41%) jQuery
10 3 (5.56%) JAX-WS
10 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.56%) EJB 3.0
10 3 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Open Source
2 11 (20.37%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Replication
4 2 (3.70%) Informatics
5 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) UNIX
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) CentOS
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) TDD
2 17 (31.48%) SOA
3 16 (29.63%) MVC
3 16 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (27.78%) Scrum
5 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 9 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Web Application Development
7 5 (9.26%) DevOps
8 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.70%) BDD
10 1 (1.85%) Change Control
10 1 (1.85%) Android Development
10 1 (1.85%) iOS Development
10 1 (1.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) Java
2 24 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) Scala
4 5 (9.26%) C
4 5 (9.26%) C#
5 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.56%) PHP
6 3 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) MCTS
4 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Hyperic
2 5 (9.26%) Ansible
2 5 (9.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) CA
3 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
4 7 (12.96%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) BMC
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Zend
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