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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 29 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 31.87% 22.41% 38.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.33% 23.21% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 11
Median daily rate £365 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £323 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.10% +6.41%
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
87 56 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 95.60% 96.55% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 39 36
Median daily rate £365 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.19% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £525 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £33.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.41% +110.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 23 (48.94%) HTML
2 23 (48.94%) CSS
2 23 (48.94%) jQuery
3 21 (44.68%) User Experience
4 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
5 16 (34.04%) .NET
6 15 (31.91%) C#
6 15 (31.91%) HTML5
6 15 (31.91%) CSS3
7 14 (29.79%) Information Architecture
7 14 (29.79%) Ajax
7 14 (29.79%) SQL
8 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
8 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
8 13 (27.66%) Degree
9 12 (25.53%) Front End Development
10 11 (23.40%) Photoshop
10 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
10 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
11 10 (21.28%) Adobe
11 10 (21.28%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (21.28%) InDesign
11 10 (21.28%) Web Design
11 10 (21.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
12 9 (19.15%) Web Services
12 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
13 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server

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 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Photoshop
2 10 (21.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (21.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (21.28%) InDesign
3 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) GitHub
1 1 (2.13%) Google Play
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) SNMP
2 4 (8.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.13%) Big Data
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.64%) NUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
1 5 (10.64%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) CSS
1 23 (48.94%) HTML
1 23 (48.94%) jQuery
2 16 (34.04%) .NET
3 15 (31.91%) CSS3
3 15 (31.91%) HTML5
4 14 (29.79%) Ajax
5 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
5 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
6 9 (19.15%) Web Services
7 7 (14.89%) Android SDK
7 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (14.89%) REST
8 6 (12.77%) JSON
8 6 (12.77%) XML
9 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.13%) Akka
9 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
9 1 (2.13%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.13%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) User Experience
2 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
3 9 (19.15%) Mobile App
4 8 (17.02%) Mathematics
5 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.64%) W3C
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Android
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Information Architecture
3 12 (25.53%) Front End Development
4 10 (21.28%) Web Design
5 7 (14.89%) Android Development
5 7 (14.89%) Mobile Development
5 7 (14.89%) MVC
5 7 (14.89%) Prototyping
5 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.77%) CRM
6 6 (12.77%) SDLC
6 6 (12.77%) SOA
7 5 (10.64%) Case Management
7 5 (10.64%) Service Management
8 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.51%) Competitor Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Usability Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Wireframes
9 3 (6.38%) ETL
9 3 (6.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 15 (31.91%) C#
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) C++
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Ruby
4 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.64%) MCP
4 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) Adobe
3 4 (8.51%) Cognos
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
6 1 (2.13%) EPiServer