The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Croydon region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 10 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 47 55 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 16.91% 29.10% 15.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.58% 29.26% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 17
Median daily rate £423 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
253 188 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 91.01% 99.47% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 130 116
Median daily rate £375 £413 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +183.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Croydon region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Croydon region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Croydon region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 70 (65.42%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (55.14%) JavaScript
3 47 (43.93%) Java
4 46 (42.99%) HTML
5 44 (41.12%) CSS
6 42 (39.25%) AngularJS
7 41 (38.32%) Security Cleared
8 34 (31.78%) SC Cleared
9 32 (29.91%) Git (software)
10 29 (27.10%) REST
11 28 (26.17%) Node.js
12 26 (24.30%) HTML5
13 24 (22.43%) Scrum
13 24 (22.43%) TDD
14 22 (20.56%) Web Development
14 22 (20.56%) Web Services
14 22 (20.56%) Front End Development
15 18 (16.82%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (14.95%) BDD
16 16 (14.95%) Elasticsearch
16 16 (14.95%) Linux
17 15 (14.02%) Spring
18 14 (13.08%) GitHub
18 14 (13.08%) Scala
19 13 (12.15%) RESTful
19 13 (12.15%) Open Source
19 13 (12.15%) jQuery
19 13 (12.15%) CSS3
19 13 (12.15%) User Experience
19 13 (12.15%) OO

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (14.95%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (8.41%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.80%) Alfresco
3 3 (2.80%) CMS
4 2 (1.87%) Confluence
4 2 (1.87%) JBoss
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) Mule
5 1 (0.93%) nginx
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.08%) GitHub
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) HTTP
2 2 (1.87%) SSH
3 1 (0.93%) DNS
3 1 (0.93%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (7.48%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.74%) MySQL
4 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.87%) Big Data
5 2 (1.87%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (29.91%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.21%) JIRA
3 10 (9.35%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.41%) Maven
5 7 (6.54%) Grunt
5 7 (6.54%) JUnit
5 7 (6.54%) Subversion
6 6 (5.61%) JMeter
7 5 (4.67%) Selenium
8 4 (3.74%) Protractor
9 3 (2.80%) gulp
10 2 (1.87%) Burp Suite
10 2 (1.87%) DbUnit
10 2 (1.87%) GitLab
10 2 (1.87%) Gradle
10 2 (1.87%) jMock
10 2 (1.87%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.87%) Mockito
10 2 (1.87%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (2.80%) Finance
1 3 (2.80%) Local Government
2 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (42.99%) HTML
2 44 (41.12%) CSS
3 42 (39.25%) AngularJS
4 29 (27.10%) REST
5 28 (26.17%) Node.js
6 26 (24.30%) HTML5
7 22 (20.56%) Web Services
8 15 (14.02%) Spring
9 13 (12.15%) CSS3
9 13 (12.15%) jQuery
9 13 (12.15%) RESTful
10 12 (11.21%) React
10 12 (11.21%) SOAP
10 12 (11.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (8.41%) Ajax
11 9 (8.41%) Backbone.js
11 9 (8.41%) Express
11 9 (8.41%) Sass
12 6 (5.61%) Ember.js
12 6 (5.61%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) User Experience
2 6 (5.61%) Visualisation
3 4 (3.74%) W3C
4 3 (2.80%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.93%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) Linux
2 9 (8.41%) Mac OS X
3 7 (6.54%) Unix
4 2 (1.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (65.42%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.43%) Scrum
2 24 (22.43%) TDD
3 22 (20.56%) Front End Development
3 22 (20.56%) Web Development
4 16 (14.95%) BDD
5 13 (12.15%) OO
5 13 (12.15%) Open Source
6 11 (10.28%) MVC
7 10 (9.35%) Pair Programming
8 9 (8.41%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (7.48%) Web Design
10 7 (6.54%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (6.54%) Microservices
10 7 (6.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (6.54%) Wireframes
11 6 (5.61%) CRM
11 6 (5.61%) Kanban
11 6 (5.61%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (55.14%) JavaScript
2 47 (43.93%) Java
3 14 (13.08%) Scala
4 7 (6.54%) C#
4 7 (6.54%) SQL
5 6 (5.61%) ES6
6 4 (3.74%) PHP
6 4 (3.74%) Python
7 3 (2.80%) C++
7 3 (2.80%) Ruby
8 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.93%) C
9 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.93%) R
9 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (38.32%) Security Cleared
2 34 (31.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) CLAS
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.93%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (5.61%) Docker
2 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.87%) vSphere
3 1 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.93%) Corosync
3 1 (0.93%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Ansible
1 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.93%) Pacemaker
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (5.61%) Twitter
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.87%) Adobe
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.87%) VMware
4 1 (0.93%) Guidewire
4 1 (0.93%) HP
4 1 (0.93%) Remedy
4 1 (0.93%) SAP
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