The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 23.21% 36.36% 7.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.00% 37.74% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 3
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£381 £319 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.60% -20.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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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
50 53 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 89.29% 96.36% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 34 27
Average daily rate £400 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

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 1 September 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 17 (40.48%) .NET
3 12 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
5 10 (23.81%) C#
5 10 (23.81%) User Experience
6 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 7 (16.67%) Scrum
8 7 (16.67%) HTML
8 7 (16.67%) Mobile Development
8 7 (16.67%) SDLC
8 7 (16.67%) REST
8 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 6 (14.29%) Web Development
9 6 (14.29%) CSS
9 6 (14.29%) Web Services
9 6 (14.29%) XML
9 6 (14.29%) Oracle
10 5 (11.90%) Migration
10 5 (11.90%) JSON
10 5 (11.90%) Android
10 5 (11.90%) Android SDK
10 5 (11.90%) Android Development
11 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.52%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Mule
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.38%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 12 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) DB2
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Legal
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
3 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) REST
4 6 (14.29%) CSS
4 6 (14.29%) Web Services
4 6 (14.29%) XML
5 5 (11.90%) JSON
5 5 (11.90%) Android SDK
6 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.52%) WCF
6 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.14%) EDI
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.76%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (4.76%) HTML5
8 2 (4.76%) Cocoa
8 2 (4.76%) Ajax
8 2 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) User Experience
2 7 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 7 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 7 (16.67%) SDLC
2 7 (16.67%) Scrum
3 6 (14.29%) Web Development
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
4 5 (11.90%) Android Development
5 4 (9.52%) Workflow
6 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.14%) UML
6 3 (7.14%) OOP
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
6 3 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) C#
3 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 3 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) C++
5 2 (4.76%) VB
5 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.76%) VB6
5 2 (4.76%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) ION Trading
3 3 (7.14%) MuleSoft
3 3 (7.14%) Epicor
4 2 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
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