The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 7 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 14.89% 4.35% 33.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.56% 4.62% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 15
Average daily rate £263 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
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
45 65 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 95.74% 94.20% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 28
Average daily rate £325 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) OO
3 5 (38.46%) WPF
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 5 (38.46%) MVVM
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Advertising
6 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 2 (15.38%) Sass
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) Semantic HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Grunt
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.69%) User Experience
7 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
7 1 (7.69%) Node.js
7 1 (7.69%) CSS3
7 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (7.69%) CMS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Grunt
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) WPF
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Graphic Design
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 5 (38.46%) MVVM
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago