The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 49 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 33.11% 22.09% 12.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.77% 23.46% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 11
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£380 £300 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £481 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.78 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
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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
137 81 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 92.57% 94.19% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 59 67
Average daily rate £350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £246 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £605 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £27.78 £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 30 July 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
3 25 (37.31%) Security Cleared
4 24 (35.82%) HTML
5 19 (28.36%) SQL
5 19 (28.36%) SC Cleared
6 18 (26.87%) jQuery
6 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
6 18 (26.87%) C#
7 17 (25.37%) .NET
7 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
7 17 (25.37%) CSS
8 16 (23.88%) Unit Testing
9 15 (22.39%) HTML5
9 15 (22.39%) Windows
9 15 (22.39%) Java
10 13 (19.40%) XML
10 13 (19.40%) UNIX
10 13 (19.40%) ETL
10 13 (19.40%) SAS
10 13 (19.40%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (19.40%) MVC
10 13 (19.40%) SAS Macro
10 13 (19.40%) Base SAS
10 13 (19.40%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (19.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 13 (19.40%) ETL Development
11 12 (17.91%) User Experience
11 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
11 12 (17.91%) Greenplum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 13 (19.40%) SAS
2 8 (11.94%) Apache
3 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (8.96%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (8.96%) JBoss
4 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.97%) IIS
5 4 (5.97%) Alfresco
5 4 (5.97%) Apache Spark
5 4 (5.97%) Node.js
6 3 (4.48%) WildFly
6 3 (4.48%) Mule ESB
6 3 (4.48%) Apache TomEE
6 3 (4.48%) Apache Qpid
6 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.48%) Tornado
6 3 (4.48%) Mule
6 3 (4.48%) nginx
6 3 (4.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Photoshop
1 6 (8.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) HTTP
1 3 (4.48%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.49%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.40%) Base SAS
2 13 (19.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (13.43%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.97%) SSDT
6 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.97%) Big Data
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.97%) MySQL
7 3 (4.48%) SQLPlus
7 3 (4.48%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.48%) Redis
7 3 (4.48%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.43%) Maven
3 8 (11.94%) Jenkins
4 7 (10.45%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.96%) JIRA
6 3 (4.48%) Selenium
6 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.48%) Mocha
6 3 (4.48%) Gerrit
6 3 (4.48%) JUnit
6 3 (4.48%) Toad
6 3 (4.48%) JMeter
6 3 (4.48%) Gradle
6 3 (4.48%) Artifactory
6 3 (4.48%) GitLab
6 3 (4.48%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.99%) Grunt
7 2 (2.99%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.99%) NUnit
7 2 (2.99%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) HTML
2 18 (26.87%) jQuery
3 17 (25.37%) .NET
3 17 (25.37%) CSS
4 15 (22.39%) HTML5
5 13 (19.40%) XML
6 12 (17.91%) AngularJS
7 11 (16.42%) CSS3
8 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
9 9 (13.43%) JSON
9 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (11.94%) Apache Camel
10 8 (11.94%) Ajax
10 8 (11.94%) Web Services
10 8 (11.94%) J2EE
11 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
11 6 (8.96%) Spring
12 5 (7.46%) REST
12 5 (7.46%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (7.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) W3C
1 12 (17.91%) User Experience
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) UNIX
3 4 (5.97%) Linux
4 3 (4.48%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.48%) CentOS
5 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.88%) Unit Testing
3 13 (19.40%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (19.40%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (19.40%) ETL Development
3 13 (19.40%) ETL
3 13 (19.40%) MVC
4 9 (13.43%) CRM
4 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
4 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (11.94%) TDD
6 7 (10.45%) Scrum
6 7 (10.45%) SOA
7 6 (8.96%) Web Design
7 6 (8.96%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.46%) Open Source
8 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.97%) MapReduce
10 3 (4.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) JavaScript
2 19 (28.36%) SQL
3 18 (26.87%) C#
4 15 (22.39%) Java
5 13 (19.40%) SAS Macro
6 7 (10.45%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.46%) PHP
8 4 (5.97%) PHP5
9 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.49%) VBA
11 1 (1.49%) C++
11 1 (1.49%) Scala
11 1 (1.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.36%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.94%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.48%) Squid
1 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.48%) Varnish
1 3 (4.48%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Ansible
1 4 (5.97%) ZABBIX
2 3 (4.48%) Puppet
2 3 (4.48%) HAProxy
2 3 (4.48%) logstash
2 3 (4.48%) Salt
2 3 (4.48%) Kibana
2 3 (4.48%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Greenplum
2 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle
4 4 (5.97%) Zend
5 3 (4.48%) Twitter
5 3 (4.48%) Splunk
5 3 (4.48%) VMware
5 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.48%) Pega
6 2 (2.99%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.49%) hybris
7 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.49%) Perforce
7 1 (1.49%) Percona
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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