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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 34 42 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 16.59% 19.35% 17.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.89% 22.58% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 31 23
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
190 186 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 92.68% 85.71% 90.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 89 86
Average daily rate £350 £360 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 25
Average hourly rate £18.90 £15.86 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% -51.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

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 28 April 2015.

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 28 April 2015, 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 34 (47.22%) C#
2 32 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 31 (43.06%) .NET
4 30 (41.67%) HTML
4 30 (41.67%) CSS
5 24 (33.33%) Java
6 23 (31.94%) MVC
7 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 14 (19.44%) SQL
9 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
9 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
10 13 (18.06%) jQuery
11 11 (15.28%) Web Development
11 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
12 10 (13.89%) Web Services
13 9 (12.50%) Linux
13 9 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (11.11%) TDD
14 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
14 8 (11.11%) HTML5
15 7 (9.72%) MVVM
15 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (9.72%) Big Data
15 7 (9.72%) Ruby
15 7 (9.72%) Ruby on Rails
15 7 (9.72%) Windows
15 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
16 6 (8.33%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (8.33%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.17%) IIS
3 3 (4.17%) Drupal
4 2 (2.78%) WordPress
4 2 (2.78%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (1.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.39%) DHCP
2 1 (1.39%) FTP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) SNMP
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) SAN
2 1 (1.39%) 3G
2 1 (1.39%) Telnet
2 1 (1.39%) 2G
2 1 (1.39%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.72%) Big Data
4 6 (8.33%) MySQL
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.56%) Redis
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.39%) DTS
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) Grunt
3 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (1.39%) Maven
4 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.39%) NUnit
4 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.39%) YourKit
4 1 (1.39%) Moq
General
1 5 (6.94%) Games
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.06%) .NET
2 30 (41.67%) HTML
2 30 (41.67%) CSS
3 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
5 13 (18.06%) jQuery
6 10 (13.89%) Web Services
7 8 (11.11%) HTML5
8 7 (9.72%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (8.33%) WCF
10 5 (6.94%) Django
10 5 (6.94%) RESTful
10 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (5.56%) Sass
11 4 (5.56%) CSS3
11 4 (5.56%) JRuby
11 4 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) EFT
2 2 (2.78%) W3C
2 2 (2.78%) Online Games
2 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Linux
2 7 (9.72%) Windows
3 5 (6.94%) UNIX
4 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) MVC
2 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.28%) Web Development
4 8 (11.11%) TDD
5 7 (9.72%) MVVM
6 6 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 6 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 6 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) Scrum
7 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.94%) CRM
7 5 (6.94%) ETL
8 4 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 4 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.17%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.17%) UML
9 3 (4.17%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) C#
2 32 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 24 (33.33%) Java
4 14 (19.44%) SQL
5 7 (9.72%) Ruby
6 5 (6.94%) Python
6 5 (6.94%) PHP
6 5 (6.94%) C++
7 4 (5.56%) Perl
8 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.17%) VB
8 3 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.78%) XAML
9 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.39%) PHP5
10 1 (1.39%) PHP4
10 1 (1.39%) VB6
10 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.17%) ISEB
5 1 (1.39%) Degree
5 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.39%) Huawei
4 1 (1.39%) Zend
4 1 (1.39%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (1.39%) Talend
4 1 (1.39%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe
4 1 (1.39%) Nortel
4 1 (1.39%) Ericsson