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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 12 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 18.46% 34.44% 57.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.46% 34.83% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 8
Median daily rate £410 £550 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% +61.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £343 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
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
65 89 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 100.00% 98.89% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 76 16
Median daily rate £428 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £563 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 (70.73%) JavaScript
2 28 (68.29%) HTML
3 27 (65.85%) CSS
4 23 (56.10%) jQuery
5 17 (41.46%) User Experience
5 17 (41.46%) Front End Development
6 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
7 15 (36.59%) Information Architecture
7 15 (36.59%) HTML5
8 14 (34.15%) CSS3
8 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (34.15%) Ajax
9 12 (29.27%) Degree
10 11 (26.83%) Web Design
11 10 (24.39%) Adobe
11 10 (24.39%) Adobe Illustrator
11 10 (24.39%) InDesign
11 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
11 10 (24.39%) Photoshop
11 10 (24.39%) C#
11 10 (24.39%) .NET
11 10 (24.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
12 9 (21.95%) SQL
13 8 (19.51%) TDD
13 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
13 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (17.07%) BDD
14 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (17.07%) Mathematics

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 2 (4.88%) CMS
1 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 10 (24.39%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (24.39%) InDesign
1 10 (24.39%) Photoshop
2 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Google Play
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) SNMP
2 4 (9.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.44%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.20%) NUnit
3 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) Grunt
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) HTML
2 27 (65.85%) CSS
3 23 (56.10%) jQuery
4 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
5 15 (36.59%) HTML5
6 14 (34.15%) Ajax
6 14 (34.15%) CSS3
7 10 (24.39%) .NET
8 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
9 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (17.07%) XML
10 6 (14.63%) Web Services
11 4 (9.76%) Akka
11 4 (9.76%) J2EE
11 4 (9.76%) Play Framework
11 4 (9.76%) REST
12 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
12 2 (4.88%) Android SDK
12 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
13 1 (2.44%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) User Experience
2 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
4 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.76%) W3C
6 3 (7.32%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.44%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Front End Development
2 15 (36.59%) Information Architecture
3 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.83%) Web Design
5 8 (19.51%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) BDD
6 7 (17.07%) MVC
7 6 (14.63%) SDLC
7 6 (14.63%) SOA
8 5 (12.20%) Scrum
9 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.76%) Competitor Analysis
9 4 (9.76%) Kanban
9 4 (9.76%) Prototyping
9 4 (9.76%) Usability Testing
9 4 (9.76%) Wireframes
10 3 (7.32%) Mobile Development
11 2 (4.88%) Android Development
11 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
2 10 (24.39%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Java
4 4 (9.76%) Python
4 4 (9.76%) Ruby
4 4 (9.76%) Scala
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Adobe
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) Cognos
4 2 (4.88%) IBM
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) ION Trading