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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 68 76 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 30.63% 46.91% 38.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.78% 49.35% 40.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 21
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £361 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
214 154 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 96.40% 95.06% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 96 63
Average daily rate £315 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.54 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +3.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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.

1 104 (67.97%) JavaScript
2 94 (61.44%) HTML
3 89 (58.17%) CSS
4 82 (53.59%) .NET
5 71 (46.41%) jQuery
6 64 (41.83%) SQL
7 63 (41.18%) ASP.NET
8 56 (36.60%) C#
9 45 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (27.45%) MVC
11 40 (26.14%) Web Services
12 37 (24.18%) Visual Studio
13 36 (23.53%) XML
14 32 (20.92%) Web Development
14 32 (20.92%) User Experience
15 31 (20.26%) Ajax
15 31 (20.26%) XSLT
16 30 (19.61%) CMS
17 28 (18.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 25 (16.34%) HTML5
18 25 (16.34%) WCF
18 25 (16.34%) SQL Server
18 25 (16.34%) OOP
18 25 (16.34%) XHTML
19 24 (15.69%) Content Management
20 23 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
20 23 (15.03%) OpenText
21 21 (13.73%) Intranet
21 21 (13.73%) Adobe
21 21 (13.73%) W3C

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 30 (19.61%) CMS
2 17 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.61%) Jetty
3 4 (2.61%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.61%) Moodle
4 2 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.31%) Apache
4 2 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.31%) WordPress
5 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (13.07%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.61%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.96%) MS Project
4 3 (1.96%) MS Office
4 3 (1.96%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.73%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.54%) MySQL
3 9 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.92%) PowerCenter
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.96%) OLAP
9 2 (1.31%) SAP BI
9 2 (1.31%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.31%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.31%) BaseX
9 2 (1.31%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 37 (24.18%) Visual Studio
2 18 (11.76%) Axure RP
3 16 (10.46%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.88%) Subversion
5 8 (5.23%) NUnit
5 8 (5.23%) StyleCop
6 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.27%) Maven
7 4 (2.61%) JUnit
7 4 (2.61%) Selenium
7 4 (2.61%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.96%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.31%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.31%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.31%) TestNG
9 2 (1.31%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.31%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.65%) Mocha
10 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (13.07%) Publishing
2 19 (12.42%) Finance
3 7 (4.58%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.92%) Banking
5 4 (2.61%) Legal
6 2 (1.31%) Games
6 2 (1.31%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (61.44%) HTML
2 89 (58.17%) CSS
3 82 (53.59%) .NET
4 71 (46.41%) jQuery
5 63 (41.18%) ASP.NET
6 40 (26.14%) Web Services
7 36 (23.53%) XML
8 31 (20.26%) Ajax
8 31 (20.26%) XSLT
9 28 (18.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (16.34%) HTML5
10 25 (16.34%) WCF
10 25 (16.34%) XHTML
11 21 (13.73%) .NET Framework
12 20 (13.07%) XSD
13 18 (11.76%) Spring
14 17 (11.11%) Entity Framework
14 17 (11.11%) CSS3
15 15 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (8.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.92%) User Experience
2 21 (13.73%) W3C
3 18 (11.76%) Web 2.0
4 8 (5.23%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (4.58%) N-Tier
5 7 (4.58%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.96%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.96%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.65%) Xbox
10 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.19%) Linux
2 6 (3.92%) UNIX
3 3 (1.96%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.96%) Android
3 3 (1.96%) Windows
4 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.45%) MVC
3 32 (20.92%) Web Development
4 25 (16.34%) OOP
5 24 (15.69%) Content Management
6 23 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (11.76%) TDD
7 18 (11.76%) Rapid Prototyping
8 17 (11.11%) OO
9 15 (9.80%) Scrum
10 12 (7.84%) Unit Testing
11 11 (7.19%) ETL
12 10 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.54%) Customer Engagement
13 7 (4.58%) BDD
13 7 (4.58%) Project Management
13 7 (4.58%) Responsive Web Design
14 6 (3.92%) Software Engineering
15 5 (3.27%) Risk Management
16 4 (2.61%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 104 (67.97%) JavaScript
2 64 (41.83%) SQL
3 56 (36.60%) C#
4 20 (13.07%) Java
5 16 (10.46%) PHP
6 8 (5.23%) C
6 8 (5.23%) T-SQL
6 8 (5.23%) Python
7 7 (4.58%) Bash Shell
7 7 (4.58%) Lua
7 7 (4.58%) XPath
8 6 (3.92%) XQuery
9 3 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.31%) VB6
10 2 (1.31%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.31%) VB
10 2 (1.31%) C++
10 2 (1.31%) PHP5
11 1 (0.65%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (15.03%) OpenText
2 21 (13.73%) Adobe
3 20 (13.07%) Google
4 19 (12.42%) RedDot
5 8 (5.23%) Capita
6 7 (4.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.92%) Informatica
8 5 (3.27%) Oracle
9 3 (1.96%) Cognos
9 3 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.31%) SAP
10 2 (1.31%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.31%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.65%) Twitter
11 1 (0.65%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.65%) Sybase
11 1 (0.65%) IBM
11 1 (0.65%) Teradata
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