The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 6 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.00% 4.49% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 4.88% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate £400 £218 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.90% -37.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £135 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £300 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +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 Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 82 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 95.00% 92.13% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 40 33
Average daily rate £425 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £223 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £575 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 6
Average hourly rate £28.75 £17.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £12.50 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £52.50 £29.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Worcestershire region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Worcestershire region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +8 4 £400 +33.33% 3
Developer
West Midlands

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (57.14%) Business Continuity
3 12 (57.14%) QA
4 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
4 11 (52.38%) Service Delivery
4 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
4 11 (52.38%) MS Access
5 4 (19.05%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (14.29%) MySQL
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (14.29%) PHP
6 3 (14.29%) Finance
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (9.52%) General Ledger
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
7 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) LAMP
7 2 (9.52%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.76%) Magento
2 1 (4.76%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (52.38%) MS Access
2 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) MDX
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 11 (52.38%) Service Delivery
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) SOLID
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) QA
2 4 (19.05%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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