The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 14 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 61 138 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.68% 22.44% 13.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.23% 24.95% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 79 50
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£350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £440 £460
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 - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
661 553 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.03% 89.92% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 342 336
Average daily rate £425 £360 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £245 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 25
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £35.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon -9 39 £350 +5.66% 17
Malmesbury - 3 - -
Salisbury -5 2 £350 -16.16% 2
Corsham - 1 £550 - 1
Trowbridge - - - - 3
Melksham - - - - 1
Bradford-on-Avon - - - -
Calne - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 3
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 67 (41.61%) .NET
2 56 (34.78%) C#
3 47 (29.19%) JavaScript
4 46 (28.57%) SQL
5 42 (26.09%) MVC
6 36 (22.36%) HTML
7 35 (21.74%) CSS
8 34 (21.12%) ASP.NET
9 32 (19.88%) Finance
9 32 (19.88%) Microsoft
10 30 (18.63%) Java
11 28 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 28 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (15.53%) jQuery
13 23 (14.29%) Ajax
13 23 (14.29%) Oracle
14 22 (13.66%) Security Cleared
15 20 (12.42%) MySQL
16 19 (11.80%) XML
17 18 (11.18%) .NET Framework
18 17 (10.56%) SC Cleared
18 17 (10.56%) Retail
18 17 (10.56%) Web Services
18 17 (10.56%) Linux
18 17 (10.56%) C++
19 16 (9.94%) TDD
20 15 (9.32%) WCF
21 14 (8.70%) PHP
21 14 (8.70%) Visual Studio
21 14 (8.70%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (8.07%) CMS
2 12 (7.45%) SAS
3 7 (4.35%) GlassFish
4 6 (3.73%) Apache
5 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.24%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.24%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.62%) JBoss
8 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.62%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.62%) IIS
8 1 (0.62%) CICS
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.62%) WordPress
8 1 (0.62%) Mule
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.62%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 9 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.86%) MS Office
4 2 (1.24%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) BASE24
2 1 (0.62%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.48%) ATM
1 4 (2.48%) Internet
2 3 (1.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.62%) X.509
3 1 (0.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.42%) MySQL
3 13 (8.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.59%) Base SAS
5 9 (5.59%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 9 (5.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 8 (4.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.97%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (4.35%) MS Access
8 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.86%) SQLite
11 2 (1.24%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.24%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.07%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.73%) JUnit
5 4 (2.48%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.86%) Hudson
6 3 (1.86%) GoogleTest
7 2 (1.24%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.62%) Log4Net
8 1 (0.62%) jMock
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.62%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.62%) Subversion
8 1 (0.62%) NUnit
8 1 (0.62%) dotCover
8 1 (0.62%) Grunt
8 1 (0.62%) NCover
General
1 32 (19.88%) Finance
2 17 (10.56%) Retail
3 8 (4.97%) Banking
4 6 (3.73%) Retail Banking
4 6 (3.73%) Marketing
4 6 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.24%) Military
6 2 (1.24%) Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (41.61%) .NET
2 36 (22.36%) HTML
3 35 (21.74%) CSS
4 34 (21.12%) ASP.NET
5 25 (15.53%) jQuery
6 23 (14.29%) Ajax
7 19 (11.80%) XML
8 18 (11.18%) .NET Framework
9 17 (10.56%) Web Services
10 15 (9.32%) WCF
11 13 (8.07%) HTML5
11 13 (8.07%) CSS3
12 11 (6.83%) XSLT
12 11 (6.83%) Spring
12 11 (6.83%) LINQ
12 11 (6.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (5.59%) SOAP
13 9 (5.59%) AngularJS
14 8 (4.97%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.59%) Data Integration
2 6 (3.73%) User Experience
2 6 (3.73%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.11%) Physics
4 4 (2.48%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.48%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.86%) EMV
5 3 (1.86%) Biometrics
5 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) DTV
7 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.62%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.62%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.62%) PKI
7 1 (0.62%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.62%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.62%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.56%) Linux
2 8 (4.97%) Windows
3 4 (2.48%) Android
3 4 (2.48%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.86%) UNIX
5 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.62%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.09%) MVC
2 28 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (9.94%) TDD
4 14 (8.70%) OO
4 14 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 12 (7.45%) OOD
6 11 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (6.21%) BDD
7 10 (6.21%) ETL
8 8 (4.97%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (4.97%) Web Design
8 8 (4.97%) Scrum
8 8 (4.97%) Unit Testing
8 8 (4.97%) Multithreading
9 7 (4.35%) Migration
9 7 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (4.35%) Waterfall
10 6 (3.73%) Change Control
10 6 (3.73%) Bayesian Methods
10 6 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (34.78%) C#
2 47 (29.19%) JavaScript
3 46 (28.57%) SQL
4 30 (18.63%) Java
5 17 (10.56%) C++
6 14 (8.70%) PHP
7 11 (6.83%) Python
8 9 (5.59%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.97%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.11%) VB
11 4 (2.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (2.48%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.86%) VBA
12 3 (1.86%) VB6
12 3 (1.86%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.24%) R
13 2 (1.24%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.24%) COBOL
13 2 (1.24%) C
13 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (13.66%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.56%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.73%) Degree
4 5 (3.11%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.86%) VCP4
6 1 (0.62%) CCA
6 1 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.86%) ISO 9001
1 3 (1.86%) SLA
1 3 (1.86%) WCAG
1 3 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.24%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.24%) Basel II
3 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Firmware
2 1 (0.62%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 32 (19.88%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.11%) SAP
3 5 (3.11%) Google
4 4 (2.48%) Sencha
4 4 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.86%) Progress
5 3 (1.86%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.86%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.24%) IBM
7 1 (0.62%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.62%) CA
7 1 (0.62%) Informatica
7 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.62%) VMware
7 1 (0.62%) Trapeze
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