The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 73 83 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 32.74% 40.49% 36.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.10% 42.78% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 52
Average daily rate
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£328 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.55% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £150 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.67 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.37% -3.80%
Developer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
208 194 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 93.27% 94.63% 97.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 86 136
Average daily rate £350 £310 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 4
Average hourly rate £19.91 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.73% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 87 (58.39%) HTML
2 72 (48.32%) JavaScript
3 70 (46.98%) CSS
4 61 (40.94%) .NET
5 55 (36.91%) jQuery
6 54 (36.24%) MVC
7 52 (34.90%) C#
8 40 (26.85%) SQL
9 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET
10 35 (23.49%) PHP
11 32 (21.48%) HTML5
12 28 (18.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (17.45%) SQL Server
14 25 (16.78%) Ajax
15 24 (16.11%) .NET Framework
16 23 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (14.09%) OOP
17 21 (14.09%) LINQ
18 20 (13.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 18 (12.08%) WCF
20 16 (10.74%) CSS3
20 16 (10.74%) Responsive Web Design
20 16 (10.74%) SQL Server 2012
20 16 (10.74%) Linux
21 15 (10.07%) T-SQL
21 15 (10.07%) TDD
22 14 (9.40%) MySQL
22 14 (9.40%) Java
22 14 (9.40%) Web Services
22 14 (9.40%) Visual Studio

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 12 (8.05%) Moodle
2 11 (7.38%) Apache
3 5 (3.36%) Drupal
4 4 (2.68%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.67%) Node.js
5 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.67%) IIS
5 1 (0.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (6.04%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Force.com
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (9.40%) MySQL
4 2 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.67%) Redis
5 1 (0.67%) Big Data
5 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.71%) NUnit
3 8 (5.37%) Selenium
4 7 (4.70%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.70%) StyleCop
5 6 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.36%) Subversion
6 5 (3.36%) Maven
6 5 (3.36%) Ant
7 4 (2.68%) JUnit
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.68%) CppUnit
8 3 (2.01%) Moq
9 2 (1.34%) RSpec
10 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.67%) Hudson
10 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 10 (6.71%) Legal
2 7 (4.70%) Finance
3 5 (3.36%) Publishing
4 4 (2.68%) Retail
5 2 (1.34%) Back Office
5 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Games
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (58.39%) HTML
2 70 (46.98%) CSS
3 61 (40.94%) .NET
4 55 (36.91%) jQuery
5 37 (24.83%) ASP.NET
6 32 (21.48%) HTML5
7 28 (18.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (16.78%) Ajax
9 24 (16.11%) .NET Framework
10 21 (14.09%) LINQ
11 20 (13.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (12.08%) WCF
13 16 (10.74%) CSS3
14 14 (9.40%) Razor View Engine
14 14 (9.40%) Web Services
15 13 (8.72%) LAMP
16 10 (6.71%) XML
16 10 (6.71%) AngularJS
17 9 (6.04%) Flash
18 8 (5.37%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.05%) E-Learning
2 10 (6.71%) SCORM
3 9 (6.04%) User Experience
4 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.34%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.34%) Animation
6 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.67%) iPhone
6 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.67%) iPad
6 1 (0.67%) VLE
6 1 (0.67%) Tandem
6 1 (0.67%) Clustering
6 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.74%) Linux
2 10 (6.71%) Windows
3 7 (4.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.34%) Android
4 2 (1.34%) UNIX
5 1 (0.67%) Debian
5 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.24%) MVC
2 23 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.09%) OOP
4 16 (10.74%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (10.07%) TDD
6 11 (7.38%) Scrum
6 11 (7.38%) Web Development
7 7 (4.70%) OO
7 7 (4.70%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.03%) Content Management
8 6 (4.03%) Software Architecture
8 6 (4.03%) Automation Testing
8 6 (4.03%) iOS Development
8 6 (4.03%) Mentoring
9 5 (3.36%) Web Accessibility
9 5 (3.36%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.36%) Time Management
9 5 (3.36%) Migration
10 4 (2.68%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.01%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (48.32%) JavaScript
2 52 (34.90%) C#
3 40 (26.85%) SQL
4 35 (23.49%) PHP
5 15 (10.07%) T-SQL
6 14 (9.40%) Java
7 9 (6.04%) Python
8 8 (5.37%) C++
9 6 (4.03%) XPath
9 6 (4.03%) PHP5
10 4 (2.68%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.68%) Perl
11 3 (2.01%) VB
11 3 (2.01%) C
11 3 (2.01%) VB6
11 3 (2.01%) Ruby
11 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.34%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.34%) Lua
12 2 (1.34%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (0.67%) Degree
1 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (2.68%) Oracle
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.34%) Syclo
3 2 (1.34%) Twitter
4 1 (0.67%) Adobe
4 1 (0.67%) Apple
4 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.67%) Teradata
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