The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Woking 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 9 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 7 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 10.94% 11.76% 14.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.28% 13.16% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£280 £320 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £259 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £348 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
Developer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
57 76 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 89.06% 89.41% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 49 46
Average daily rate £310 £348 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.79% -1.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Woking

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Woking region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 9 (47.37%) XML
1 9 (47.37%) XSLT
1 9 (47.37%) Python
1 9 (47.37%) Internet
1 9 (47.37%) Publishing
1 9 (47.37%) QA
1 9 (47.37%) Content Analysis
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (36.84%) JUnit
3 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (36.84%) Legal
3 7 (36.84%) XQuery
3 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (36.84%) MarkLogic
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (21.05%) ETL
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Data Mart
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Alteryx
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) MarkLogic
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) QlikView
4 2 (10.53%) Data Mart
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) JUnit
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Publishing
2 7 (36.84%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) XML
1 9 (47.37%) XSLT
2 2 (10.53%) MDX
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Struts
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Content Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (21.05%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Complex ETL
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) XQuery
4 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) R
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau
2 2 (10.53%) Alteryx
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle