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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 92 66 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 34.07% 38.60% 38.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.51% 40.00% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 26 52
Average daily rate
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£313 £343 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +11.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £219 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
252 165 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 93.33% 96.49% 98.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 79 140
Average daily rate £340 £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 6 4
Average hourly rate £14.88 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.18% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.40 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £28.98 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -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 19 September 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 19 September 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 88 (53.66%) HTML
2 73 (44.51%) JavaScript
3 68 (41.46%) CSS
4 52 (31.71%) MVC
5 47 (28.66%) .NET
6 46 (28.05%) jQuery
7 44 (26.83%) C#
8 35 (21.34%) HTML5
9 34 (20.73%) PHP
9 34 (20.73%) ASP.NET
10 25 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (15.24%) Ajax
10 25 (15.24%) SQL
11 23 (14.02%) SQL Server
11 23 (14.02%) .NET Framework
12 21 (12.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 21 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (12.20%) MySQL
13 20 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
14 19 (11.59%) LINQ
15 17 (10.37%) WCF
15 17 (10.37%) CSS3
15 17 (10.37%) T-SQL
15 17 (10.37%) C++
15 17 (10.37%) OOP
16 16 (9.76%) Linux
16 16 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (9.76%) Web Development
17 15 (9.15%) Java
18 14 (8.54%) Finance

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.32%) Apache
2 11 (6.71%) Moodle
3 6 (3.66%) Drupal
4 4 (2.44%) GlassFish
5 3 (1.83%) Node.js
5 3 (1.83%) CMS
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.22%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.61%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
1 1 (0.61%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.22%) Intranet
1 2 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.02%) SQL Server
2 20 (12.20%) MySQL
3 16 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.83%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.61%) Big Data
5 1 (0.61%) Redis
5 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.61%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (6.10%) Subversion
2 10 (6.10%) Maven
3 9 (5.49%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.88%) NUnit
4 8 (4.88%) Selenium
5 5 (3.05%) StyleCop
5 5 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.05%) Ant
6 4 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.44%) JUnit
6 4 (2.44%) CppUnit
7 3 (1.83%) Moq
8 2 (1.22%) RSpec
9 1 (0.61%) JIRA
9 1 (0.61%) Hudson
9 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.61%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.61%) Xcode
General
1 14 (8.54%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Legal
3 7 (4.27%) Games
4 4 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (1.22%) Advertising
5 2 (1.22%) Publishing
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (53.66%) HTML
2 68 (41.46%) CSS
3 47 (28.66%) .NET
4 46 (28.05%) jQuery
5 35 (21.34%) HTML5
6 34 (20.73%) ASP.NET
7 25 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (15.24%) Ajax
8 23 (14.02%) .NET Framework
9 21 (12.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (11.59%) LINQ
11 17 (10.37%) WCF
11 17 (10.37%) CSS3
12 14 (8.54%) Razor View Engine
13 12 (7.32%) LAMP
14 11 (6.71%) Web Services
15 10 (6.10%) Spring
16 9 (5.49%) Flash
16 9 (5.49%) Java EE
17 7 (4.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.32%) E-Learning
2 11 (6.71%) User Experience
3 10 (6.10%) SCORM
4 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.22%) Animation
6 2 (1.22%) Open Source
7 1 (0.61%) iPhone
7 1 (0.61%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.61%) iPad
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.61%) Video Editing
7 1 (0.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.76%) Linux
2 12 (7.32%) Windows
3 6 (3.66%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.22%) UNIX
5 1 (0.61%) Android
5 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.71%) MVC
2 21 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (10.37%) OOP
5 16 (9.76%) Web Development
6 11 (6.71%) TDD
7 10 (6.10%) Automation Testing
7 10 (6.10%) Scrum
8 8 (4.88%) Content Management
9 7 (4.27%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.27%) OO
10 6 (3.66%) iOS Development
11 5 (3.05%) Unit Testing
11 5 (3.05%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.05%) Time Management
11 5 (3.05%) Web Accessibility
11 5 (3.05%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.05%) Web Design
12 4 (2.44%) Migration
13 3 (1.83%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (44.51%) JavaScript
2 44 (26.83%) C#
3 34 (20.73%) PHP
4 25 (15.24%) SQL
5 17 (10.37%) T-SQL
5 17 (10.37%) C++
6 15 (9.15%) Java
7 11 (6.71%) Python
8 10 (6.10%) C
9 7 (4.27%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.05%) Ruby
10 5 (3.05%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.44%) VB6
11 4 (2.44%) VB
11 4 (2.44%) Lua
12 3 (1.83%) Perl
13 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.22%) PHP5
14 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.61%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.22%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (1.22%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.61%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (4.27%) Informatica
2 5 (3.05%) Oracle
2 5 (3.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.83%) Zend
4 2 (1.22%) Adobe
5 1 (0.61%) Twitter
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.61%) Teradata