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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 78 74 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 31.84% 38.74% 38.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.91% 39.57% 39.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 59
Average daily rate
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£250 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £253 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
230 187 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 93.88% 97.91% 97.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 103 140
Average daily rate £275 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £255 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 6 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -28.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 81 (51.92%) HTML
2 69 (44.23%) JavaScript
3 65 (41.67%) CSS
4 44 (28.21%) jQuery
5 42 (26.92%) .NET
5 42 (26.92%) PHP
5 42 (26.92%) MVC
6 35 (22.44%) C#
7 34 (21.79%) ASP.NET
8 29 (18.59%) HTML5
9 27 (17.31%) SQL
10 24 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 22 (14.10%) MySQL
11 22 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (11.54%) LINQ
12 18 (11.54%) Ajax
12 18 (11.54%) .NET Framework
13 17 (10.90%) OOP
14 16 (10.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 15 (9.62%) Web Development
15 15 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
15 15 (9.62%) C++
16 14 (8.97%) Scrum
16 14 (8.97%) Visual Studio
17 13 (8.33%) T-SQL
18 12 (7.69%) Windows
18 12 (7.69%) Linux
18 12 (7.69%) E-Learning
18 12 (7.69%) LAMP
18 12 (7.69%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 11 (7.05%) Moodle
2 9 (5.77%) CMS
2 9 (5.77%) Drupal
3 8 (5.13%) Apache
4 4 (2.56%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.28%) Node.js
6 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (5.13%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.92%) MS Office
2 3 (1.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.28%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.64%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) Intranet
1 4 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.10%) MySQL
3 12 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.64%) Redis
6 1 (0.64%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.69%) Subversion
3 10 (6.41%) Maven
3 10 (6.41%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.49%) NUnit
5 5 (3.21%) StyleCop
6 4 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.56%) Ant
7 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.28%) RSpec
7 2 (1.28%) Hudson
7 2 (1.28%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.28%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.64%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.64%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.64%) Selenium
8 1 (0.64%) JUnit
8 1 (0.64%) Xcode
General
1 11 (7.05%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Legal
3 9 (5.77%) Games
4 4 (2.56%) Retail
4 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Publishing
5 1 (0.64%) Marketing
5 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (51.92%) HTML
2 65 (41.67%) CSS
3 44 (28.21%) jQuery
4 42 (26.92%) .NET
5 34 (21.79%) ASP.NET
6 29 (18.59%) HTML5
7 22 (14.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (11.54%) .NET Framework
8 18 (11.54%) LINQ
8 18 (11.54%) Ajax
9 16 (10.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (7.69%) LAMP
11 11 (7.05%) XML
11 11 (7.05%) CSS3
12 10 (6.41%) WCF
12 10 (6.41%) Flash
12 10 (6.41%) Razor View Engine
13 9 (5.77%) Web Services
13 9 (5.77%) Spring
13 9 (5.77%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.69%) E-Learning
2 10 (6.41%) SCORM
3 6 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.28%) Open Source
6 2 (1.28%) Animation
7 1 (0.64%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) iPhone
7 1 (0.64%) iPad
7 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.69%) Windows
1 12 (7.69%) Linux
2 8 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (26.92%) MVC
2 17 (10.90%) OOP
3 15 (9.62%) Web Development
3 15 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (8.97%) Scrum
5 12 (7.69%) TDD
6 10 (6.41%) Content Management
7 8 (5.13%) OO
8 7 (4.49%) iOS Development
9 6 (3.85%) Automation Testing
9 6 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.85%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.21%) Time Management
10 5 (3.21%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (2.56%) Unit Testing
11 4 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (2.56%) ETL
11 4 (2.56%) Migration
12 3 (1.92%) Configuration Management
12 3 (1.92%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 69 (44.23%) JavaScript
2 42 (26.92%) PHP
3 35 (22.44%) C#
4 27 (17.31%) SQL
5 15 (9.62%) C++
6 13 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.05%) Java
8 10 (6.41%) C
9 6 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.21%) Python
10 5 (3.21%) Objective-C
10 5 (3.21%) Ruby
11 4 (2.56%) Lua
11 4 (2.56%) Perl
12 2 (1.28%) PHP5
12 2 (1.28%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.64%) VB6
13 1 (0.64%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.21%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.28%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.64%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.49%) Oracle
2 7 (4.49%) Informatica
3 3 (1.92%) Zend
4 2 (1.28%) Adobe
5 1 (0.64%) SAP
5 1 (0.64%) Twitter
5 1 (0.64%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.64%) Perforce
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