The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Wales region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 16 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 27.12% 13.41% 24.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.07% 13.75% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 10
Median daily rate £495 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.30% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £282 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £403 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
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
57 80 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 96.61% 97.56% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 50 69
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.35 £19.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% -37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

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 28 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +8 16 £495 +23.75% 13
Developer
Wales

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Wales region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Ansible
3 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (45.83%) REST
4 11 (45.83%) Open Source
5 10 (41.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (37.50%) Web Services
6 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 5 (20.83%) Scala
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.50%) HTML
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (8.33%) Web Development
11 2 (8.33%) JSON
11 2 (8.33%) JIRA
11 2 (8.33%) TDD
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (8.33%) QlikView
11 2 (8.33%) RESTful
11 2 (8.33%) Confluence
11 2 (8.33%) HTML5
11 2 (8.33%) Windows
11 2 (8.33%) Linux

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales 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 (8.33%) Confluence
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) QlikView
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) REST
2 9 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) JSON
4 2 (8.33%) Play Framework
4 2 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Open Source
2 10 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (41.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Robotic Process Automation
6 2 (8.33%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (4.17%) API Design
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Scala
4 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) Go
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Sage
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
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