The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 39 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.26% 13.85% 30.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.45% 15.65% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 10
Average daily rate
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£340 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £414 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.52 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -10.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Developer
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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 Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
124 115 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 89.86% 88.46% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 77 35
Average daily rate £338 £325 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -15.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £215 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 11
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.38 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -37.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.75 £17.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.78 £42.50 £55.00
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 Guildford

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Guildford region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Guildford region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 27 (36.49%) SQL
2 25 (33.78%) C#
2 25 (33.78%) Linux
3 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 23 (31.08%) HTML
5 21 (28.38%) CSS
6 20 (27.03%) .NET
7 19 (25.68%) Java
7 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
7 19 (25.68%) MVC
7 19 (25.68%) Telecoms
8 18 (24.32%) MySQL
8 18 (24.32%) jQuery
9 16 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (20.27%) Oracle
10 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
11 14 (18.92%) XML
11 14 (18.92%) UNIX
11 14 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (17.57%) ETL
12 13 (17.57%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (16.22%) Web Services
13 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (14.86%) Finance
14 11 (14.86%) Spring
15 10 (13.51%) SOAP
15 10 (13.51%) MS Office
15 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
16 9 (12.16%) REST

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (5.41%) Confluence
2 3 (4.05%) SAS
2 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.70%) IIS
3 2 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.35%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (13.51%) MS Office
2 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (6.76%) LTE
2 5 (6.76%) SNMP
2 5 (6.76%) 3G
2 5 (6.76%) Telnet
2 5 (6.76%) 2G
3 3 (4.05%) DNS
3 3 (4.05%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) 4G
4 1 (1.35%) FTP
4 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) MySQL
2 16 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.05%) Big Data
8 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.05%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Subversion
2 6 (8.11%) Maven
3 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (5.41%) JIRA
5 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.05%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.70%) Ant
6 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.70%) RSpec
6 2 (2.70%) Capybara
7 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.35%) Mockito
7 1 (1.35%) Hudson
7 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.35%) Selenium
7 1 (1.35%) JUnit
7 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (25.68%) Telecoms
2 11 (14.86%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Games
4 2 (2.70%) Electronics
4 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.08%) HTML
2 21 (28.38%) CSS
3 20 (27.03%) .NET
4 18 (24.32%) jQuery
5 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
6 14 (18.92%) XML
7 12 (16.22%) Web Services
7 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (14.86%) Spring
9 10 (13.51%) SOAP
10 9 (12.16%) REST
11 8 (10.81%) Ajax
12 7 (9.46%) HTML5
12 7 (9.46%) WCF
12 7 (9.46%) Hibernate
13 5 (6.76%) CSS3
14 4 (5.41%) WSDL
14 4 (5.41%) JMS
14 4 (5.41%) WPF
14 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Open Source
2 5 (6.76%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (2.70%) DTV
3 2 (2.70%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.35%) Online Games
4 1 (1.35%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.78%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) UNIX
3 6 (8.11%) Android
4 4 (5.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.70%) CentOS
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.68%) MVC
2 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (17.57%) ETL
3 13 (17.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.76%) Android Development
6 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.76%) Scrum
6 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.76%) Validation
7 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.41%) Cyber Security
8 3 (4.05%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.05%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (4.05%) Web Development
9 2 (2.70%) Web Design
9 2 (2.70%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.70%) Workflow
9 2 (2.70%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) SQL
2 25 (33.78%) C#
3 24 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.68%) Java
5 7 (9.46%) C++
5 7 (9.46%) Perl
6 5 (6.76%) PHP
7 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.05%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.70%) Ruby
8 2 (2.70%) C
9 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.05%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.27%) Oracle
3 8 (10.81%) Business Objects
4 7 (9.46%) Greenplum
5 5 (6.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (6.76%) Nortel
5 5 (6.76%) Ericsson
5 5 (6.76%) Huawei
6 3 (4.05%) Talend
6 3 (4.05%) JBoss
7 2 (2.70%) Perforce
7 2 (2.70%) SAP
8 1 (1.35%) Twitter
8 1 (1.35%) Zend
8 1 (1.35%) Cognos
8 1 (1.35%) IBM
8 1 (1.35%) Google
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