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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 54 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 26.47% 11.54% 10.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.35% 12.20% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 10 9
Average daily rate
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£323 £338 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £442 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £54.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -58.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Developer
Surrey

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
184 123 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 90.20% 94.62% 89.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 73 58
Average daily rate £335 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £432 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 14
Average hourly rate £15.25 £22.41 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.95% -35.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £13.71 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £85.46 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 40 (40.00%) SQL
2 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 37 (37.00%) HTML
4 34 (34.00%) CSS
5 32 (32.00%) Linux
6 31 (31.00%) C#
7 28 (28.00%) UNIX
8 26 (26.00%) Oracle
8 26 (26.00%) jQuery
9 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 25 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (24.00%) MySQL
11 23 (23.00%) Java
12 22 (22.00%) .NET
12 22 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
12 22 (22.00%) ETL
13 21 (21.00%) Requirements Analysis
14 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (19.00%) MVC
16 18 (18.00%) XML
16 18 (18.00%) MS Excel
17 17 (17.00%) Performance Tuning
18 16 (16.00%) Business Objects
18 16 (16.00%) MS Office
18 16 (16.00%) Telecoms
19 15 (15.00%) Perl
19 15 (15.00%) Web Services
20 14 (14.00%) MS Visio
20 14 (14.00%) Radio Access Network
21 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 6 (6.00%) CMS
2 5 (5.00%) WordPress
3 4 (4.00%) Drupal
3 4 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.00%) JBoss
5 2 (2.00%) Confluence
6 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.00%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (16.00%) MS Office
3 14 (14.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (9.00%) 3G
2 9 (9.00%) 2G
3 7 (7.00%) LTE
3 7 (7.00%) Telnet
3 7 (7.00%) SNMP
4 5 (5.00%) DHCP
4 5 (5.00%) DNS
5 4 (4.00%) 4G
6 3 (3.00%) Internet
7 2 (2.00%) FTP
8 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.00%) GSM
8 1 (1.00%) Intranet
8 1 (1.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (24.00%) MySQL
3 22 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (11.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (3.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (2.00%) DTS
10 2 (2.00%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.00%) SAP BW
11 1 (1.00%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Subversion
2 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (4.00%) Maven
5 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.00%) Grunt
5 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.00%) Ant
6 2 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.00%) Hudson
6 2 (2.00%) JIRA
7 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.00%) JUnit
General
1 16 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.00%) Finance
3 3 (3.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Publishing
5 1 (1.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (37.00%) HTML
2 34 (34.00%) CSS
3 26 (26.00%) jQuery
4 22 (22.00%) .NET
5 18 (18.00%) XML
6 15 (15.00%) Web Services
7 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (12.00%) HTML5
8 10 (10.00%) CSS3
8 10 (10.00%) Ajax
9 8 (8.00%) SOAP
9 8 (8.00%) REST
10 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (7.00%) XHTML
10 7 (7.00%) Spring
11 6 (6.00%) .NET Framework
12 5 (5.00%) JSON
12 5 (5.00%) WinForms
12 5 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
13 4 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.00%) Open Source
3 3 (3.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.00%) EFT
4 2 (2.00%) W3C
4 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.00%) GIS
5 1 (1.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.00%) Online Games
5 1 (1.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.00%) Linux
2 28 (28.00%) UNIX
3 8 (8.00%) Windows
4 4 (4.00%) Android
4 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) ETL
2 21 (21.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 20 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.00%) MVC
5 17 (17.00%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (11.00%) Validation
7 8 (8.00%) Web Development
7 8 (8.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 7 (7.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.00%) Performance Management
10 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.00%) Test Automation
10 5 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.00%) Performance Testing
10 5 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.00%) Unit Testing
11 4 (4.00%) OWASP
11 4 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (4.00%) Cyber Security
12 3 (3.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (40.00%) SQL
2 38 (38.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (31.00%) C#
4 23 (23.00%) Java
5 15 (15.00%) Perl
6 9 (9.00%) PHP
6 9 (9.00%) C++
7 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.00%) Ruby
9 3 (3.00%) C
9 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.00%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.00%) Python
9 3 (3.00%) XAML
10 2 (2.00%) VBScript
10 2 (2.00%) VB
11 1 (1.00%) Groovy
11 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.00%) ISEB
3 3 (3.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) Xen
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.00%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 26 (26.00%) Oracle
2 25 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.00%) Business Objects
4 12 (12.00%) Greenplum
5 9 (9.00%) Ericsson
6 8 (8.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 8 (8.00%) Nortel
6 8 (8.00%) Huawei
7 4 (4.00%) Talend
8 1 (1.00%) Guidewire
8 1 (1.00%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.00%) Zend
8 1 (1.00%) VMware
8 1 (1.00%) Telerik
8 1 (1.00%) Google
8 1 (1.00%) SAP
8 1 (1.00%) Cognos
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