The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 97 101 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 30.31% 34.01% 27.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.60% 35.56% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 54 28
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£305 £288 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% -24.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £198 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 1
Average hourly rate £34.00 £24.75 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.37% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 284 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 95.94% 95.62% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 167 94
Average daily rate £335 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 20
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.65 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.19% -20.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.00 £26.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton 0 75 £300 +9.09% 47
Lewes +2 12 - -
Hove -3 1 £396 +26.72% 2
Uckfield - - - -
Eastbourne - - - - 1
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

1 108 (57.75%) JavaScript
2 104 (55.61%) .NET
3 100 (53.48%) HTML
4 93 (49.73%) CSS
5 84 (44.92%) SQL
5 84 (44.92%) jQuery
6 64 (34.22%) ASP.NET
7 63 (33.69%) C#
8 52 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (23.53%) Visual Studio
9 44 (23.53%) MVC
10 43 (22.99%) XML
11 41 (21.93%) Web Services
12 37 (19.79%) XSLT
13 34 (18.18%) Web Development
14 31 (16.58%) OOP
15 29 (15.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 29 (15.51%) SQL Server
15 29 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (15.51%) Ajax
16 28 (14.97%) WCF
16 28 (14.97%) CMS
16 28 (14.97%) User Experience
17 24 (12.83%) OO
17 24 (12.83%) XHTML
17 24 (12.83%) Content Management
18 23 (12.30%) .NET Framework
18 23 (12.30%) Java
18 23 (12.30%) PHP
18 23 (12.30%) OpenText

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 28 (14.97%) CMS
2 21 (11.23%) IIS
3 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.14%) Jetty
3 4 (2.14%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.14%) Moodle
4 2 (1.07%) WordPress
4 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.07%) Apache
5 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (10.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.07%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.07%) MS Project
3 2 (1.07%) MS Office
4 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.53%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.23%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.35%) MySQL
2 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.14%) OLAP
5 3 (1.60%) PowerCenter
5 3 (1.60%) QlikView
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.07%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.07%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (1.07%) BaseX
6 2 (1.07%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.07%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.07%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 44 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.63%) Axure RP
3 16 (8.56%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.81%) StyleCop
4 9 (4.81%) NUnit
4 9 (4.81%) Subversion
5 6 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.67%) Maven
6 5 (2.67%) JUnit
7 4 (2.14%) Selenium
8 3 (1.60%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.07%) TestNG
9 2 (1.07%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.07%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.07%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.53%) Ant
10 1 (0.53%) JIRA
10 1 (0.53%) Mocha
10 1 (0.53%) RSpec
General
1 22 (11.76%) Publishing
2 19 (10.16%) Finance
3 6 (3.21%) Banking
4 4 (2.14%) Legal
5 3 (1.60%) Games
6 2 (1.07%) Back Office
6 2 (1.07%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (55.61%) .NET
2 100 (53.48%) HTML
3 93 (49.73%) CSS
4 84 (44.92%) jQuery
5 64 (34.22%) ASP.NET
6 43 (22.99%) XML
7 41 (21.93%) Web Services
8 37 (19.79%) XSLT
9 29 (15.51%) Ajax
9 29 (15.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 28 (14.97%) WCF
11 24 (12.83%) XHTML
12 23 (12.30%) .NET Framework
13 22 (11.76%) HTML5
14 20 (10.70%) XSD
15 19 (10.16%) Spring
16 18 (9.63%) Entity Framework
17 16 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (8.02%) Hibernate
19 13 (6.95%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.97%) User Experience
2 21 (11.23%) W3C
3 18 (9.63%) Web 2.0
4 7 (3.74%) N-Tier
5 6 (3.21%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.14%) E-Learning
7 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.60%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.07%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.53%) VLE
10 1 (0.53%) Tandem
10 1 (0.53%) NHS
10 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.53%) Social Media
10 1 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.53%) Xbox
10 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.63%) Linux
2 15 (8.02%) Windows
3 6 (3.21%) Android
3 6 (3.21%) UNIX
4 5 (2.67%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.53%) Solaris
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (27.81%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.53%) MVC
3 34 (18.18%) Web Development
4 31 (16.58%) OOP
5 29 (15.51%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (12.83%) OO
6 24 (12.83%) Content Management
7 19 (10.16%) Scrum
8 18 (9.63%) TDD
8 18 (9.63%) Rapid Prototyping
9 10 (5.35%) Customer Engagement
9 10 (5.35%) Software Architecture
9 10 (5.35%) ETL
10 9 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (4.28%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.74%) Project Management
13 6 (3.21%) BDD
14 5 (2.67%) Unit Testing
14 5 (2.67%) Automated Testing
14 5 (2.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 108 (57.75%) JavaScript
2 84 (44.92%) SQL
3 63 (33.69%) C#
4 23 (12.30%) Java
4 23 (12.30%) PHP
5 16 (8.56%) VB.NET
6 14 (7.49%) T-SQL
7 13 (6.95%) XPath
8 7 (3.74%) PHP5
9 6 (3.21%) XQuery
10 3 (1.60%) Python
11 2 (1.07%) VC++
11 2 (1.07%) VB6
11 2 (1.07%) VB
12 1 (0.53%) VBA
12 1 (0.53%) Ruby
12 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.53%) Perl
12 1 (0.53%) C
12 1 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (3.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.21%) QA
2 4 (2.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (12.30%) OpenText
2 21 (11.23%) Adobe
3 19 (10.16%) RedDot
3 19 (10.16%) Google
4 8 (4.28%) Capita
5 7 (3.74%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.21%) Oracle
7 5 (2.67%) Informatica
8 2 (1.07%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.07%) SAP
8 2 (1.07%) Cognos
8 2 (1.07%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.07%) Syclo
8 2 (1.07%) Twitter
9 1 (0.53%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.53%) Zend
9 1 (0.53%) Teradata
9 1 (0.53%) Sybase
9 1 (0.53%) Apple
9 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Excellent day rate on offer!
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + ASAP
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Premier IT
Rate: £150 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Brighton
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago