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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 78 79 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 29.21% 34.35% 41.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.00% 36.74% 42.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 38 39
Average daily rate
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£315 £250 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -31.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £318 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.56% -2.14%
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
260 215 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 97.38% 93.48% 98.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 112 102
Average daily rate £360 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% -24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £153 £210
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 8 20 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £13.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £32.50 £14.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 31 July 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 31 July 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 70 (49.30%) HTML
1 70 (49.30%) JavaScript
2 65 (45.77%) CSS
3 53 (37.32%) C#
4 52 (36.62%) .NET
5 49 (34.51%) jQuery
6 40 (28.17%) SQL
7 35 (24.65%) HTML5
8 34 (23.94%) ASP.NET
9 33 (23.24%) PHP
10 29 (20.42%) MVC
11 28 (19.72%) CSS3
12 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
13 21 (14.79%) MySQL
14 20 (14.08%) Ajax
15 18 (12.68%) Web Services
15 18 (12.68%) WCF
16 16 (11.27%) .NET Framework
16 16 (11.27%) OO
16 16 (11.27%) CMS
17 15 (10.56%) Finance
18 14 (9.86%) C
18 14 (9.86%) Web Development
18 14 (9.86%) Unit Testing
18 14 (9.86%) Entity Framework
19 13 (9.15%) Marketing
19 13 (9.15%) Visual Studio
19 13 (9.15%) Photoshop
19 13 (9.15%) Python

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (11.27%) CMS
2 11 (7.75%) Drupal
3 8 (5.63%) Moodle
4 3 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.41%) Node.js
5 2 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.70%) Jetty
6 1 (0.70%) WordPress
6 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (9.15%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.93%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.52%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.52%) MS Project
3 5 (3.52%) MS Office
4 1 (0.70%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.79%) MySQL
3 10 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (7.04%) PowerCenter
4 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.70%) Cognos Transformer
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.70%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (9.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.52%) NUnit
2 5 (3.52%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.52%) StyleCop
3 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.11%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.70%) MSTest
6 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.70%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.70%) JUnit
6 1 (0.70%) jMock
6 1 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (10.56%) Finance
2 13 (9.15%) Marketing
3 12 (8.45%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.63%) Banking
5 2 (1.41%) Legal
5 2 (1.41%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Publishing
6 1 (0.70%) Games
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (49.30%) HTML
2 65 (45.77%) CSS
3 52 (36.62%) .NET
4 49 (34.51%) jQuery
5 35 (24.65%) HTML5
6 34 (23.94%) ASP.NET
7 28 (19.72%) CSS3
8 20 (14.08%) Ajax
9 18 (12.68%) Web Services
9 18 (12.68%) WCF
10 16 (11.27%) .NET Framework
11 14 (9.86%) Entity Framework
12 12 (8.45%) LAMP
13 10 (7.04%) AngularJS
14 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (5.63%) XML
15 7 (4.93%) LINQ
16 6 (4.23%) KnockoutJS
17 5 (3.52%) XSLT
18 4 (2.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (2.82%) User Experience
3 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.11%) Chip and PIN
3 3 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) Xbox
5 1 (0.70%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.70%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.23%) Windows
2 3 (2.11%) Linux
3 1 (0.70%) Android
3 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.70%) Solaris
3 1 (0.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (20.42%) MVC
2 26 (18.31%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.27%) OO
4 14 (9.86%) Web Development
4 14 (9.86%) Unit Testing
5 12 (8.45%) TDD
5 12 (8.45%) ETL
6 10 (7.04%) Scrum
7 8 (5.63%) OOP
8 7 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.93%) Data Management
8 7 (4.93%) ETL Development
9 5 (3.52%) Software Engineering
9 5 (3.52%) CRM
10 4 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (2.82%) Web Design
10 4 (2.82%) Change Control
10 4 (2.82%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (2.11%) User Stories
11 3 (2.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 70 (49.30%) JavaScript
2 53 (37.32%) C#
3 40 (28.17%) SQL
4 33 (23.24%) PHP
5 14 (9.86%) C
6 13 (9.15%) Python
7 12 (8.45%) Lua
7 12 (8.45%) Bash Shell
8 9 (6.34%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.93%) Java
9 7 (4.93%) Embedded C
10 4 (2.82%) VB
11 3 (2.11%) C++
11 3 (2.11%) VB6
11 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.70%) PHP5
12 1 (0.70%) Ruby
12 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.70%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (7.04%) Informatica
1 10 (7.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.52%) Oracle
3 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.41%) Teradata
4 2 (1.41%) Sybase
4 2 (1.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.70%) Talend
5 1 (0.70%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe
5 1 (0.70%) Citrix
5 1 (0.70%) Cognos
5 1 (0.70%) IBM
5 1 (0.70%) Google
5 1 (0.70%) Zend
5 1 (0.70%) Atlassian