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 6 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
6 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 64 71 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 30.77% 41.76% 33.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.84% 43.29% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 43 20
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
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
201 164 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 96.63% 96.47% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 104 61
Average daily rate £325 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 17 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.88 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £73.20 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

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 6 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 6 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.

1 100 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 91 (61.49%) HTML
3 85 (57.43%) CSS
4 82 (55.41%) .NET
5 73 (49.32%) jQuery
6 66 (44.59%) SQL
7 62 (41.89%) ASP.NET
8 55 (37.16%) C#
9 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (29.05%) MVC
11 39 (26.35%) Web Services
12 38 (25.68%) XML
12 38 (25.68%) Visual Studio
13 33 (22.30%) XSLT
14 29 (19.59%) Web Development
14 29 (19.59%) Ajax
14 29 (19.59%) User Experience
15 28 (18.92%) CMS
16 27 (18.24%) OOP
16 27 (18.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 25 (16.89%) WCF
18 24 (16.22%) Content Management
18 24 (16.22%) XHTML
19 23 (15.54%) SQL Server
19 23 (15.54%) OpenText
20 22 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
21 21 (14.19%) Adobe
21 21 (14.19%) W3C
21 21 (14.19%) Intranet
21 21 (14.19%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 28 (18.92%) CMS
2 18 (12.16%) IIS
3 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.70%) Jetty
3 4 (2.70%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.70%) Moodle
4 2 (1.35%) WordPress
4 2 (1.35%) Apache
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (13.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (3.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.03%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.03%) MS Project
3 3 (2.03%) MS Office
4 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Magento
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.68%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.19%) Intranet
2 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.54%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (6.08%) MySQL
3 7 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.38%) PowerCenter
6 4 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (2.03%) OLAP
8 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.35%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.35%) SAP BI
8 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (1.35%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.35%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.35%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 38 (25.68%) Visual Studio
2 18 (12.16%) Axure RP
3 14 (9.46%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.08%) Subversion
5 8 (5.41%) StyleCop
5 8 (5.41%) NUnit
6 5 (3.38%) Maven
7 4 (2.70%) Selenium
7 4 (2.70%) JUnit
7 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.03%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.35%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.35%) TestNG
9 2 (1.35%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.35%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.68%) Ant
10 1 (0.68%) jMock
10 1 (0.68%) Mocha
10 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
General
1 20 (13.51%) Finance
1 20 (13.51%) Publishing
2 6 (4.05%) Banking
3 5 (3.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.70%) Legal
5 2 (1.35%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
6 1 (0.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (61.49%) HTML
2 85 (57.43%) CSS
3 82 (55.41%) .NET
4 73 (49.32%) jQuery
5 62 (41.89%) ASP.NET
6 39 (26.35%) Web Services
7 38 (25.68%) XML
8 33 (22.30%) XSLT
9 29 (19.59%) Ajax
10 27 (18.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 25 (16.89%) WCF
12 24 (16.22%) XHTML
13 21 (14.19%) .NET Framework
14 20 (13.51%) XSD
15 19 (12.84%) HTML5
16 18 (12.16%) Spring
17 17 (11.49%) Entity Framework
18 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
19 13 (8.78%) Hibernate
20 12 (8.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.59%) User Experience
2 21 (14.19%) W3C
3 18 (12.16%) Web 2.0
4 7 (4.73%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.05%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.38%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.70%) E-Learning
8 3 (2.03%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.68%) VLE
9 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.78%) Linux
2 6 (4.05%) UNIX
3 3 (2.03%) Android
3 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.35%) Windows
5 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (29.05%) MVC
3 29 (19.59%) Web Development
4 27 (18.24%) OOP
5 24 (16.22%) Content Management
6 22 (14.86%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (12.16%) OO
7 18 (12.16%) TDD
7 18 (12.16%) Rapid Prototyping
8 15 (10.14%) Scrum
9 10 (6.76%) Unit Testing
9 10 (6.76%) ETL
9 10 (6.76%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (4.73%) Project Management
12 6 (4.05%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.05%) BDD
13 5 (3.38%) Software Architecture
13 5 (3.38%) Risk Management
14 4 (2.70%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 100 (67.57%) JavaScript
2 66 (44.59%) SQL
3 55 (37.16%) C#
4 20 (13.51%) Java
5 14 (9.46%) PHP
6 9 (6.08%) XPath
7 8 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.05%) Python
8 6 (4.05%) XQuery
9 5 (3.38%) Lua
9 5 (3.38%) C
9 5 (3.38%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.70%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.03%) PHP5
12 2 (1.35%) VB6
12 2 (1.35%) VB
12 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.68%) C++
13 1 (0.68%) Ruby
13 1 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (4.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
2 4 (2.70%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (15.54%) OpenText
2 21 (14.19%) Adobe
3 19 (12.84%) RedDot
3 19 (12.84%) Google
4 8 (5.41%) Capita
5 7 (4.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.38%) Informatica
7 4 (2.70%) Oracle
8 3 (2.03%) Cognos
9 2 (1.35%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.35%) SAP
10 1 (0.68%) Sybase
10 1 (0.68%) IBM
10 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.68%) Teradata
10 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.68%) Twitter
10 1 (0.68%) Xamarin