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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 22.22% 28.00% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.22% 29.17% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
Median daily rate £340 £180 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
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
27 24 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 100.00% 96.00% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 24
Median daily rate £340 £180 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £399 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £155.50
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) .NET
4 11 (68.75%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) Umbraco
6 7 (43.75%) Java
6 7 (43.75%) PHP
7 6 (37.50%) CMS
7 6 (37.50%) MVC
7 6 (37.50%) Sass
7 6 (37.50%) Ruby
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 3 (18.75%) HTML5
10 3 (18.75%) Web Development
11 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 2 (12.50%) TDD
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (12.50%) BDD
11 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
11 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
11 2 (12.50%) Data Migration

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 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 6 (37.50%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) Sass
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (12.50%) Cocoa
6 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 6 (37.50%) Ruby
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Apple Swift
6 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Apple
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle