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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 59 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 24.08% 15.49% 15.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.65% 16.92% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 11 14
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
- +14.06%
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
230 130 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.88% 91.55% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 99 64
Median daily rate £413 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £218 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 83 (74.77%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (51.35%) Java
3 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
4 41 (36.94%) HTML
5 39 (35.14%) CSS
6 35 (31.53%) Git (software)
7 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
8 30 (27.03%) Security Cleared
9 29 (26.13%) Node.js
9 29 (26.13%) Scrum
9 29 (26.13%) TDD
10 26 (23.42%) Web Services
11 25 (22.52%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (22.52%) REST
12 24 (21.62%) HTML5
13 21 (18.92%) SC Cleared
13 21 (18.92%) Front End Development
14 20 (18.02%) GitHub
15 17 (15.32%) Open Source
16 16 (14.41%) Web Development
17 15 (13.51%) ActiveMQ
17 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (12.61%) Spring
19 13 (11.71%) Maven
19 13 (11.71%) Scala
19 13 (11.71%) Sass
20 12 (10.81%) Jenkins
20 12 (10.81%) RESTful
20 12 (10.81%) CSS3
20 12 (10.81%) BDD

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 29 (26.13%) Node.js
2 8 (7.21%) Alfresco
2 8 (7.21%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.21%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.50%) CMS
4 4 (3.60%) JBoss
5 3 (2.70%) Mule
6 1 (0.90%) Apache
6 1 (0.90%) Confluence
6 1 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.90%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.90%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.02%) GitHub
2 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) HTTP
2 8 (7.21%) DNS
2 8 (7.21%) SSL
3 6 (5.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.90%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.52%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (7.21%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.31%) MySQL
4 6 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.80%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.80%) Star Schema
8 1 (0.90%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (31.53%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.71%) Maven
3 12 (10.81%) Jenkins
4 11 (9.91%) Grunt
4 11 (9.91%) JUnit
5 8 (7.21%) JIRA
6 5 (4.50%) Gerrit
6 5 (4.50%) GitLab
6 5 (4.50%) gulp
6 5 (4.50%) JMeter
7 4 (3.60%) Subversion
8 3 (2.70%) Selenium
9 2 (1.80%) Protractor
9 2 (1.80%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.90%) DbUnit
10 1 (0.90%) Gradle
10 1 (0.90%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.90%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (7.21%) Local Government
2 5 (4.50%) Finance
3 4 (3.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (36.94%) HTML
2 39 (35.14%) CSS
3 34 (30.63%) AngularJS
4 26 (23.42%) Web Services
5 25 (22.52%) REST
6 24 (21.62%) HTML5
7 15 (13.51%) ActiveMQ
8 14 (12.61%) Spring
9 13 (11.71%) Sass
10 12 (10.81%) CSS3
10 12 (10.81%) RESTful
11 10 (9.01%) Hibernate
11 10 (9.01%) Java EE
12 9 (8.11%) Apache Camel
12 9 (8.11%) J2EE
12 9 (8.11%) JMS
12 9 (8.11%) React
12 9 (8.11%) SOAP
13 8 (7.21%) Express
13 8 (7.21%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) User Experience
2 6 (5.41%) W3C
3 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.80%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.80%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.81%) Linux
2 5 (4.50%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.80%) Unix
4 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (74.77%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.13%) Scrum
2 29 (26.13%) TDD
3 21 (18.92%) Front End Development
4 17 (15.32%) Open Source
5 16 (14.41%) Web Development
6 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.81%) BDD
7 12 (10.81%) OO
8 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
9 10 (9.01%) CQRS
9 10 (9.01%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (8.11%) Microservices
11 8 (7.21%) MVC
11 8 (7.21%) SDLC
12 7 (6.31%) Software Engineering
13 6 (5.41%) ETL
14 5 (4.50%) Pair Programming
14 5 (4.50%) Unit Testing
14 5 (4.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 57 (51.35%) Java
2 56 (50.45%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.71%) Scala
4 9 (8.11%) PHP
5 8 (7.21%) SQL
6 5 (4.50%) C#
7 4 (3.60%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.70%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.70%) Python
8 3 (2.70%) Ruby
9 2 (1.80%) ES6
9 2 (1.80%) Go
9 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.90%) C
10 1 (0.90%) C++
10 1 (0.90%) Groovy
10 1 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.70%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) Degree
4 1 (0.90%) MCITP
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.90%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (3.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft
1 4 (3.60%) SAP
2 2 (1.80%) Guidewire
2 2 (1.80%) Twitter
3 1 (0.90%) Adobe
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle
3 1 (0.90%) VMware
3 1 (0.90%) Zend
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