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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 31 3 19
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 19 42 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 7.66% 25.45% 7.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.60% 26.25% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 10
Median daily rate £413 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £344 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £456 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
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
221 160 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 89.11% 96.97% 95.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 110 119
Median daily rate £400 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £275 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £485 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+222.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (60.27%) JavaScript
3 33 (45.21%) HTML
4 31 (42.47%) CSS
5 26 (35.62%) Java
6 23 (31.51%) AngularJS
7 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
8 20 (27.40%) SC Cleared
8 20 (27.40%) HTML5
8 20 (27.40%) REST
9 17 (23.29%) Front End Development
9 17 (23.29%) TDD
10 16 (21.92%) CSS3
10 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
11 15 (20.55%) Web Services
12 14 (19.18%) Scrum
12 14 (19.18%) Web Development
12 14 (19.18%) Node.js
13 13 (17.81%) RESTful
14 12 (16.44%) jQuery
15 11 (15.07%) Spring
15 11 (15.07%) BDD
16 10 (13.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (13.70%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (13.70%) OO
17 9 (12.33%) Ajax
17 9 (12.33%) Pair Programming
17 9 (12.33%) User Experience
18 8 (10.96%) HTTP
18 8 (10.96%) Linux

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 10 (13.70%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.74%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) nginx
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) GitHub
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.37%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Big Data
4 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.59%) Subversion
3 6 (8.22%) JIRA
4 5 (6.85%) Protractor
5 4 (5.48%) Grunt
5 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.48%) JMeter
5 4 (5.48%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (5.48%) Selenium
6 3 (4.11%) gulp
6 3 (4.11%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.11%) JUnit
7 2 (2.74%) Burp Suite
7 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.74%) Gradle
7 2 (2.74%) Maven
7 2 (2.74%) Zephyr
8 1 (1.37%) jMock
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.74%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Local Government
2 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.21%) HTML
2 31 (42.47%) CSS
3 23 (31.51%) AngularJS
4 20 (27.40%) HTML5
4 20 (27.40%) REST
5 16 (21.92%) CSS3
6 15 (20.55%) Web Services
7 14 (19.18%) Node.js
8 13 (17.81%) RESTful
9 12 (16.44%) jQuery
10 11 (15.07%) Spring
11 10 (13.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (12.33%) Ajax
13 6 (8.22%) .NET
13 6 (8.22%) Backbone.js
13 6 (8.22%) Kafka
13 6 (8.22%) React
13 6 (8.22%) SOAP
14 5 (6.85%) Sass
15 4 (5.48%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) User Experience
2 6 (8.22%) W3C
3 4 (5.48%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Linux
2 5 (6.85%) Mac OS X
2 5 (6.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.29%) Front End Development
2 17 (23.29%) TDD
3 14 (19.18%) Scrum
3 14 (19.18%) Web Development
4 11 (15.07%) BDD
5 10 (13.70%) OO
6 9 (12.33%) Pair Programming
7 7 (9.59%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (9.59%) MVC
8 6 (8.22%) Open Source
9 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.85%) CRM
9 5 (6.85%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.48%) Competitor Analysis
10 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce
10 4 (5.48%) Kanban
10 4 (5.48%) Usability Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (60.27%) JavaScript
2 26 (35.62%) Java
3 7 (9.59%) C#
3 7 (9.59%) Scala
4 6 (8.22%) SQL
5 4 (5.48%) ES6
5 4 (5.48%) PHP
6 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.74%) C++
7 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.74%) Python
7 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Security Cleared
2 20 (27.40%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) CLAS
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.37%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Corosync
2 1 (1.37%) Squid
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.37%) Pacemaker
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (5.48%) Twitter
2 3 (4.11%) HP
2 3 (4.11%) SAP
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe
4 1 (1.37%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.37%) Remedy
4 1 (1.37%) VMware