The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Worcestershire region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.00% 33.93% 12.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 35.19% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 9
Median daily rate £330 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £293 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%
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
72 54 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 96.00% 96.43% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 53
Median daily rate £300 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £170 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 17
Median hourly rate £41.50 £12.30 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.39% -29.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Worcestershire region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester 0 14 £330 -23.25% 7
Redditch -1 2 £225 -59.09% 10
Kidderminster - 1 - - 2
Malvern - 1 £425 - 1
Developer
West Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Worcestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) CSS
2 9 (32.14%) Web Development
3 8 (28.57%) jQuery
3 8 (28.57%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) Web Design
4 7 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
6 5 (17.86%) Sass
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.86%) .NET
6 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
6 5 (17.86%) Subversion
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) MVC
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) Adobe
7 4 (14.29%) Linux
7 4 (14.29%) Python
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
7 4 (14.29%) C++
7 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (14.29%) HTML5
7 4 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (14.29%) Ruby

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Subversion
2 3 (10.71%) Capybara
2 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.71%) git-flow
2 3 (10.71%) JUnit
2 3 (10.71%) RSpec
3 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (10.71%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Local Government
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) CSS
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) jQuery
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) Sass
4 4 (14.29%) Ajax
4 4 (14.29%) HTML5
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.71%) CSS3
5 3 (10.71%) Dropwizard
5 3 (10.71%) JSON
5 3 (10.71%) MSMQ
5 3 (10.71%) RESTful
5 3 (10.71%) WCF
6 2 (7.14%) DOM
6 2 (7.14%) Node.js
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Mac OS X
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Web Development
2 8 (28.57%) Web Design
3 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) OOP
7 2 (7.14%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (7.14%) Prototyping
7 2 (7.14%) UX Design
7 2 (7.14%) Wireframes
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) C#
4 7 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) C++
5 4 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (14.29%) Ruby
6 3 (10.71%) Scala
6 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.14%) C
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 2 (7.14%) Embedded C++
8 1 (3.57%) Go
8 1 (3.57%) Perl
8 1 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) MISRA
1 1 (3.57%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Ensighten
3 1 (3.57%) SAP