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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 25.00% 33.33% 21.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.09% 35.59% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 7
Median daily rate £428 £321 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.07% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £345 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +11.02%
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
69 59 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 95.83% 93.65% 97.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 40 27
Median daily rate £400 £338 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 3
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 £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 June 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 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Mobile App
3 14 (42.42%) User Experience
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 11 (33.33%) Mobile Development
5 11 (33.33%) Android SDK
5 11 (33.33%) Android Development
5 11 (33.33%) Android
6 10 (30.30%) .NET
6 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
6 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
7 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) C#
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 9 (27.27%) JSON
7 9 (27.27%) REST
8 8 (24.24%) jQuery
8 8 (24.24%) CSS
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.21%) HTML
10 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
10 6 (18.18%) Web Services
10 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 6 (18.18%) CRM
10 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (18.18%) Prototyping
11 5 (15.15%) Case Management
11 5 (15.15%) Law
11 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (15.15%) Service Management

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 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
1 1 (3.03%) Google Play
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) NUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.15%) Law
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 10 (30.30%) .NET
3 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (27.27%) JSON
3 9 (27.27%) REST
4 8 (24.24%) CSS
4 8 (24.24%) jQuery
5 7 (21.21%) HTML
6 6 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (12.12%) CSS3
7 4 (12.12%) HTML5
8 3 (9.09%) Ajax
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (9.09%) XML
9 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.03%) Cocoa Touch
10 1 (3.03%) Core Animation
10 1 (3.03%) Sass
10 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.03%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Mobile App
2 14 (42.42%) User Experience
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
4 4 (12.12%) W3C
5 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
6 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
7 1 (3.03%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Android Development
2 11 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.18%) CRM
4 6 (18.18%) Prototyping
5 5 (15.15%) Case Management
5 5 (15.15%) Service Management
6 3 (9.09%) BDD
6 3 (9.09%) Competitor Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Information Architecture
6 3 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) TDD
6 3 (9.09%) Usability Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
6 3 (9.09%) Wireframes
6 3 (9.09%) Workflow
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.03%) C++
3 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) MCP
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Apple
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos
2 1 (3.03%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.03%) IBM
2 1 (3.03%) ION Trading
2 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com