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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 69 82 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 31.36% 41.21% 37.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.99% 43.39% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 53
Average daily rate
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£325 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £150 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -5.71%
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
203 189 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 92.27% 94.97% 97.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 88 128
Average daily rate £340 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 4
Average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.86% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.90 £17.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £15.48 £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 92 (60.53%) HTML
2 78 (51.32%) JavaScript
3 75 (49.34%) CSS
4 69 (45.39%) .NET
5 63 (41.45%) jQuery
6 56 (36.84%) MVC
7 54 (35.53%) C#
8 45 (29.61%) SQL
9 44 (28.95%) ASP.NET
10 33 (21.71%) PHP
11 32 (21.05%) Ajax
12 31 (20.39%) HTML5
13 30 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (19.08%) SQL Server
15 28 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (16.45%) OOP
17 23 (15.13%) .NET Framework
17 23 (15.13%) LINQ
18 19 (12.50%) Visual Studio
18 19 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 18 (11.84%) SQL Server 2012
19 18 (11.84%) WCF
19 18 (11.84%) Web Services
20 16 (10.53%) XML
20 16 (10.53%) Linux
20 16 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
21 15 (9.87%) CSS3
21 15 (9.87%) Responsive Web Design
21 15 (9.87%) User Experience
21 15 (9.87%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (7.89%) Moodle
2 10 (6.58%) Apache
3 6 (3.95%) CMS
4 5 (3.29%) IIS
5 4 (2.63%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.97%) Drupal
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.66%) Node.js
7 1 (0.66%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (5.92%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.66%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.66%) Force.com
1 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) Intranet
2 1 (0.66%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (8.55%) MySQL
4 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.66%) Big Data
5 1 (0.66%) Redis
5 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.66%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.58%) NUnit
3 8 (5.26%) Selenium
4 7 (4.61%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.61%) StyleCop
5 6 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.29%) Axure RP
6 5 (3.29%) Maven
6 5 (3.29%) Subversion
6 5 (3.29%) Ant
7 4 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (2.63%) JUnit
7 4 (2.63%) CppUnit
8 3 (1.97%) Moq
9 2 (1.32%) RSpec
10 1 (0.66%) JIRA
10 1 (0.66%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.66%) Hudson
10 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (6.58%) Legal
2 8 (5.26%) Publishing
3 7 (4.61%) Finance
4 4 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (60.53%) HTML
2 75 (49.34%) CSS
3 69 (45.39%) .NET
4 63 (41.45%) jQuery
5 44 (28.95%) ASP.NET
6 32 (21.05%) Ajax
7 31 (20.39%) HTML5
8 30 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (15.13%) .NET Framework
9 23 (15.13%) LINQ
10 19 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (11.84%) WCF
11 18 (11.84%) Web Services
12 16 (10.53%) XML
12 16 (10.53%) Razor View Engine
13 15 (9.87%) CSS3
14 14 (9.21%) XSLT
14 14 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (8.55%) LAMP
16 10 (6.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) User Experience
2 12 (7.89%) E-Learning
3 10 (6.58%) SCORM
4 5 (3.29%) W3C
5 4 (2.63%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.32%) Animation
7 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.66%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.66%) iPhone
7 1 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.66%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.66%) iPad
7 1 (0.66%) Clustering
7 1 (0.66%) VLE
7 1 (0.66%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.53%) Linux
2 9 (5.92%) Windows
3 7 (4.61%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.32%) UNIX
4 2 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.66%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.84%) MVC
2 28 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.45%) OOP
4 15 (9.87%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (9.87%) TDD
5 14 (9.21%) Web Development
6 12 (7.89%) Content Management
7 11 (7.24%) Scrum
8 7 (4.61%) OO
8 7 (4.61%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.95%) Software Architecture
9 6 (3.95%) iOS Development
9 6 (3.95%) Automation Testing
9 6 (3.95%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.29%) Web Accessibility
10 5 (3.29%) Time Management
10 5 (3.29%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.29%) Rapid Prototyping
10 5 (3.29%) Migration
11 4 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 78 (51.32%) JavaScript
2 54 (35.53%) C#
3 45 (29.61%) SQL
4 33 (21.71%) PHP
5 15 (9.87%) T-SQL
6 14 (9.21%) Java
7 8 (5.26%) Python
8 7 (4.61%) XPath
8 7 (4.61%) PHP5
9 6 (3.95%) C++
10 4 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.63%) Perl
11 3 (1.97%) VB6
11 3 (1.97%) Ruby
11 3 (1.97%) VB
12 2 (1.32%) VC++
12 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.66%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (0.66%) Degree
1 1 (0.66%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.66%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (3.95%) Adobe
1 6 (3.95%) Open Text
2 5 (3.29%) RedDot
3 4 (2.63%) Oracle
3 4 (2.63%) Google
4 3 (1.97%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.32%) Syclo
5 2 (1.32%) Twitter
6 1 (0.66%) Capita
6 1 (0.66%) Teradata
6 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.66%) Apple
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