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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 11 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.18% 9.09% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.92% 9.86% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 14
Median daily rate £350 £275 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +30.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £255 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £295 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £9.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +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 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
65 71 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 95.59% 92.21% 96.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 35 54
Median daily rate £288 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £215 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £523 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 8
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.30 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.79% +29.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.78 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -4 7 £255 -7.27% 4
Malvern - 3 £425 - 1
Redditch - 1 - - 5
Developer
West Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) HTML
2 14 (35.90%) CSS
3 11 (28.21%) Linux
3 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
4 10 (25.64%) Perl
5 9 (23.08%) jQuery
6 8 (20.51%) Web Development
6 8 (20.51%) PHP
6 8 (20.51%) SQL
6 8 (20.51%) C#
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.95%) MVC
7 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (15.38%) C++
8 6 (15.38%) MySQL
8 6 (15.38%) XML
9 5 (12.82%) Windows
9 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
9 5 (12.82%) Java
9 5 (12.82%) Debian
10 4 (10.26%) C
10 4 (10.26%) .NET
10 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.26%) Degree
10 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
10 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
10 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
11 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
11 3 (7.69%) WCF

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 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.13%) WordPress
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (2.56%) QlikView
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.69%) Banking
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Local Government
2 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) CSS
1 14 (35.90%) HTML
2 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
3 9 (23.08%) jQuery
4 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (15.38%) XML
6 4 (10.26%) .NET
7 3 (7.69%) LESS
7 3 (7.69%) MSMQ
7 3 (7.69%) WCF
7 3 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.13%) HTML5
8 2 (5.13%) Node.js
8 2 (5.13%) RESTful
8 2 (5.13%) Symfony
8 2 (5.13%) Yii
9 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.56%) REST
9 1 (2.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) iPhone
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Debian
2 5 (12.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Fedora
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Web Development
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) MVC
3 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.69%) Information Architecture
4 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.13%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
5 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) OOP
6 1 (2.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.56%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) System Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.64%) Perl
3 8 (20.51%) C#
3 8 (20.51%) PHP
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) C++
5 5 (12.82%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) C
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
7 2 (5.13%) PHP 5
7 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) VC++
8 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.56%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
1 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) MISRA
1 1 (2.56%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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