The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wolverhampton region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 21.74% 27.91% 21.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.73% 28.57% 22.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 9
Median daily rate £300 £295 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +13.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +14.50%
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton 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
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44 42 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 95.65% 97.67% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 33 31
Median daily rate £310 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £429 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £12.07 £22.00 £63.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.12% -65.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £22.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £22.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) Umbraco
4 6 (50.00%) Sass
4 6 (50.00%) CMS
4 6 (50.00%) Ruby
4 6 (50.00%) PHP
4 6 (50.00%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) OO
7 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
7 1 (8.33%) WPF
7 1 (8.33%) User Experience
7 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
7 1 (8.33%) MVVM
7 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 8 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 6 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) Sass
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Graphic Design
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) MVVM
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 6 (50.00%) Ruby