The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gatwick region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 23 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 31.51% 26.92% 23.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.39% 29.17% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 8
Median daily rate £407 £338 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.59% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £37.04 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+11.02% +7.36%
Developer
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 48 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 97.26% 92.31% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 30
Median daily rate £365 £338 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £448 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +181.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Gatwick region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
1 25 (54.35%) User Experience
2 20 (43.48%) jQuery
2 20 (43.48%) CSS
3 19 (41.30%) HTML
3 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (32.61%) HTML5
4 15 (32.61%) CSS3
4 15 (32.61%) Mobile App
5 14 (30.43%) Information Architecture
5 14 (30.43%) Ajax
6 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
7 12 (26.09%) SQL
7 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
8 11 (23.91%) Android SDK
8 11 (23.91%) Android Development
8 11 (23.91%) Mobile Development
8 11 (23.91%) Android
8 11 (23.91%) .NET
8 11 (23.91%) Photoshop
9 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
9 10 (21.74%) C#
9 10 (21.74%) Adobe
9 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 10 (21.74%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (21.74%) InDesign
9 10 (21.74%) Web Design
9 10 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 10 (21.74%) Front End Development
10 9 (19.57%) REST

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Photoshop
2 10 (21.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (21.74%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (21.74%) InDesign
3 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) GitHub
1 1 (2.17%) Google Play
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) NUnit
2 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (10.87%) Law
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) CSS
1 20 (43.48%) jQuery
2 19 (41.30%) HTML
3 15 (32.61%) CSS3
3 15 (32.61%) HTML5
4 14 (30.43%) Ajax
5 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 11 (23.91%) .NET
6 11 (23.91%) Android SDK
7 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 9 (19.57%) JSON
8 9 (19.57%) REST
9 7 (15.22%) Web Services
10 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.70%) XML
11 1 (2.17%) Cocoa
11 1 (2.17%) Cocoa Touch
11 1 (2.17%) Core Animation
11 1 (2.17%) Sass
11 1 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (54.35%) User Experience
2 15 (32.61%) Mobile App
3 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 6 (13.04%) Mathematics
5 5 (10.87%) W3C
6 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.17%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Android
2 4 (8.70%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Information Architecture
3 11 (23.91%) Android Development
3 11 (23.91%) Mobile Development
4 10 (21.74%) Front End Development
4 10 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 10 (21.74%) Web Design
5 7 (15.22%) Prototyping
6 6 (13.04%) CRM
7 5 (10.87%) Case Management
7 5 (10.87%) Service Management
8 4 (8.70%) Competitor Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) MVC
8 4 (8.70%) SOA
8 4 (8.70%) Usability Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Wireframes
9 3 (6.52%) BDD
9 3 (6.52%) iOS Development
9 3 (6.52%) SDLC
9 3 (6.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 10 (21.74%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.87%) MCP
4 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Adobe
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Cognos
3 3 (6.52%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) Apple
4 1 (2.17%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.17%) ION Trading