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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 21 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 40.38% 14.29% 12.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 42.00% 15.38% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Average daily rate
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£315 £400 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £400 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 39 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 96.15% 92.86% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 25 54
Average daily rate £375 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £540 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -62.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
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 23 September 2014, 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 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 15 (51.72%) CSS
3 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
4 12 (41.38%) .NET
5 10 (34.48%) C#
6 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
6 9 (31.03%) jQuery
7 7 (24.14%) Web Design
7 7 (24.14%) MVC
7 7 (24.14%) Ajax
8 6 (20.69%) Informatica
8 6 (20.69%) Photoshop
8 6 (20.69%) WCF
9 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (17.24%) C
9 5 (17.24%) Web Services
10 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
10 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (13.79%) HTML5
10 4 (13.79%) CSS3
10 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
10 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (10.34%) WordPress
11 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 3 (10.34%) CMS
1 3 (10.34%) WordPress
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Photoshop
2 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
1 15 (51.72%) CSS
2 12 (41.38%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
3 9 (31.03%) jQuery
4 7 (24.14%) Ajax
5 6 (20.69%) WCF
6 5 (17.24%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.79%) HTML5
7 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (13.79%) CSS3
7 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
7 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (6.90%) Ember.js
9 2 (6.90%) DOM
10 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) MVC
1 7 (24.14%) Web Design
2 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Web Development
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) C
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Informatica
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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