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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 9 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 25.00% 19.23% 31.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 20.41% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 8
Average daily rate
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£325 £293 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £238 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £325 £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £32.88 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -6.07%
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
36 49 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 100.00% 94.23% 97.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 16
Average daily rate £325 £325 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £155 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £110.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +947.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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
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 3 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) WCF
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) CMS
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 3 (17.65%) Subversion
7 3 (17.65%) Content Management
7 3 (17.65%) Spring
7 3 (17.65%) JUnit
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (23.53%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) SAS
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (5.88%) OLAP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) NUnit
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) WCF
3 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) J2EE
4 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 4 (23.53%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) Spring
6 2 (11.76%) JSP
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) JSTL
6 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) CSS3
6 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) DTV
2 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) SOA
3 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
2 5 (29.41%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Alterian
2 1 (5.88%) SAP