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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 73 88 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 26.74% 32.35% 38.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.65% 34.24% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 32
Average daily rate
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£294 £250 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -31.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £209 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £364 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
264 257 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 96.70% 94.49% 97.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 143 91
Average daily rate £356 £330 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £185 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 7
Average hourly rate £18.84 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.57% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £31.25 £35.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 71 (50.71%) HTML
2 69 (49.29%) JavaScript
3 68 (48.57%) CSS
4 47 (33.57%) C#
4 47 (33.57%) .NET
4 47 (33.57%) jQuery
5 39 (27.86%) HTML5
6 38 (27.14%) PHP
6 38 (27.14%) SQL
7 31 (22.14%) CSS3
8 29 (20.71%) ASP.NET
9 27 (19.29%) SQL Server
10 25 (17.86%) MySQL
10 25 (17.86%) MVC
11 24 (17.14%) Ajax
12 23 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (13.57%) Photoshop
14 18 (12.86%) CMS
15 17 (12.14%) LAMP
15 17 (12.14%) Marketing
16 16 (11.43%) OO
17 15 (10.71%) Drupal
18 14 (10.00%) Unit Testing
18 14 (10.00%) Web Development
18 14 (10.00%) .NET Framework
18 14 (10.00%) C
18 14 (10.00%) Finance
19 13 (9.29%) Python
20 12 (8.57%) ETL
20 12 (8.57%) Manufacturing

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (12.86%) CMS
2 15 (10.71%) Drupal
3 7 (5.00%) Moodle
4 3 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.43%) Node.js
5 2 (1.43%) WordPress
5 2 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Jetty
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.71%) Apache
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (13.57%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.57%) MS Project
3 5 (3.57%) MS Office
3 5 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.71%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 1 (0.71%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.29%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.86%) MySQL
3 10 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (7.14%) PowerCenter
4 7 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.71%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.71%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.71%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio
1 6 (4.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.71%) JUnit
4 1 (0.71%) StyleCop
4 1 (0.71%) MSTest
4 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
4 1 (0.71%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.71%) NUnit
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.71%) jMock
4 1 (0.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (12.14%) Marketing
2 14 (10.00%) Finance
3 12 (8.57%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.00%) Banking
5 2 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (50.71%) HTML
2 68 (48.57%) CSS
3 47 (33.57%) .NET
3 47 (33.57%) jQuery
4 39 (27.86%) HTML5
5 31 (22.14%) CSS3
6 29 (20.71%) ASP.NET
7 24 (17.14%) Ajax
8 17 (12.14%) LAMP
9 14 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (7.14%) Web Services
11 9 (6.43%) WCF
11 9 (6.43%) Entity Framework
12 8 (5.71%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (3.57%) XML
14 4 (2.86%) RESTful
14 4 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (2.86%) REST
15 3 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.57%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (2.86%) User Experience
3 3 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.14%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.14%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.29%) Windows
2 2 (1.43%) Linux
3 1 (0.71%) Android
3 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.71%) Solaris
3 1 (0.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.86%) MVC
2 23 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.43%) OO
4 14 (10.00%) Web Development
4 14 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (8.57%) ETL
6 9 (6.43%) TDD
7 8 (5.71%) CRM
8 7 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.00%) Data Management
8 7 (5.00%) OOP
8 7 (5.00%) ETL Development
9 6 (4.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (4.29%) Scrum
10 5 (3.57%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.86%) Web Design
11 4 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (2.86%) Change Control
12 3 (2.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 3 (2.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 69 (49.29%) JavaScript
2 47 (33.57%) C#
3 38 (27.14%) PHP
3 38 (27.14%) SQL
4 14 (10.00%) C
5 13 (9.29%) Python
6 12 (8.57%) Lua
6 12 (8.57%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.71%) Java
7 8 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.00%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.14%) VB
9 3 (2.14%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.43%) C++
10 2 (1.43%) VB6
11 1 (0.71%) Ruby
11 1 (0.71%) PHP5
11 1 (0.71%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (7.14%) Informatica
2 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.29%) Oracle
4 4 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.43%) Teradata
5 2 (1.43%) Sybase
5 2 (1.43%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.71%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.71%) Talend
6 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe
6 1 (0.71%) Citrix
6 1 (0.71%) Cognos
6 1 (0.71%) Siebel
6 1 (0.71%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) Google
6 1 (0.71%) Zend
6 1 (0.71%) Atlassian