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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 9 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 7 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 9.09% 40.63% 15.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.45% 46.43% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
Average daily rate
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£265 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.63% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
67 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 87.01% 87.50% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 15
Average daily rate £350 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £235 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 2014, 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 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (13.33%) Moodle
7 2 (13.33%) CSS3
7 2 (13.33%) HTML5
7 2 (13.33%) Drupal
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Ruby
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Subversion
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (13.33%) CRM
7 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
7 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (13.33%) MVC
7 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (13.33%) PHP
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
7 2 (13.33%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Drupal
2 2 (13.33%) Moodle
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 1 (6.67%) JSP
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) CRM
1 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MVC
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Data Validation
2 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) TDD
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
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