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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 1 5 10
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 20.00% 12.50% 6.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.58% 12.90% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £318 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £300 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
- +13.19%

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
31 31 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 88.57% 96.88% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 27
Median daily rate £390 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £155 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, 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 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Apple
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
5 2 (16.67%) Xcode
5 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 1 (8.33%) LiveLink
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Xcode
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
4 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (25.00%) BDD
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OOD
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Apple Swift
4 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Apple