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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 65 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 34.03% 12.71% 22.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.52% 14.02% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 10 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £199 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £406 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.41 £45.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.18% -51.17%
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
178 107 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 93.19% 90.68% 87.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 75 43
Average daily rate £350 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £212 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £430 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.27 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.14% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.38 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £152.00 £45.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 39 (40.63%) SQL
2 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 37 (38.54%) HTML
4 35 (36.46%) CSS
5 33 (34.38%) Linux
6 28 (29.17%) jQuery
7 27 (28.13%) C#
8 26 (27.08%) MySQL
9 25 (26.04%) UNIX
10 24 (25.00%) Oracle
11 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
11 22 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (19.79%) ETL
13 19 (19.79%) Java
13 19 (19.79%) .NET
14 18 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
15 17 (17.71%) XML
15 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (17.71%) MVC
16 16 (16.67%) Telecoms
17 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
17 15 (15.63%) MS Office
18 14 (14.58%) Business Objects
19 13 (13.54%) Perl
19 13 (13.54%) Performance Tuning
20 12 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
20 12 (12.50%) HTML5
20 12 (12.50%) Greenplum
20 12 (12.50%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 5 (5.21%) CMS
1 5 (5.21%) WordPress
2 4 (4.17%) Drupal
2 4 (4.17%) IIS
2 4 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (2.08%) Apache
3 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.08%) SAS
3 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.08%) Confluence
4 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (15.63%) MS Office
1 15 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (9.38%) 2G
2 9 (9.38%) 3G
3 7 (7.29%) Telnet
3 7 (7.29%) SNMP
3 7 (7.29%) LTE
4 5 (5.21%) DNS
4 5 (5.21%) DHCP
5 4 (4.17%) 4G
6 3 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (1.04%) GSM
7 1 (1.04%) Firewall
7 1 (1.04%) FTP
7 1 (1.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.08%) MySQL
2 22 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.29%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (3.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.04%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (10.42%) Subversion
2 7 (7.29%) Maven
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (5.21%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.13%) Grunt
5 3 (3.13%) Ant
6 2 (2.08%) JIRA
6 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.08%) RSpec
6 2 (2.08%) Hudson
6 2 (2.08%) Capybara
7 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.04%) Selenium
7 1 (1.04%) JUnit
7 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.17%) Finance
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 2 (2.08%) Publishing
4 2 (2.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.54%) HTML
2 35 (36.46%) CSS
3 28 (29.17%) jQuery
4 19 (19.79%) .NET
5 17 (17.71%) XML
6 12 (12.50%) HTML5
7 11 (11.46%) ASP.NET
8 10 (10.42%) Web Services
8 10 (10.42%) Ajax
8 10 (10.42%) CSS3
9 8 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (8.33%) Spring
9 8 (8.33%) REST
9 8 (8.33%) SOAP
10 6 (6.25%) XHTML
10 6 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.21%) Hibernate
11 5 (5.21%) JSON
12 4 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.21%) Open Source
3 4 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (3.13%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
6 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.04%) Online Games
6 1 (1.04%) FMCG
6 1 (1.04%) EFT
6 1 (1.04%) W3C
6 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.04%) GIS
6 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.38%) Linux
2 25 (26.04%) UNIX
3 7 (7.29%) Windows
4 5 (5.21%) Android
5 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) CentOS
7 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) ETL
2 18 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 17 (17.71%) MVC
3 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.54%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (9.38%) Validation
6 8 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.29%) Dimensional Modelling
7 7 (7.29%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.25%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.21%) Web Development
10 4 (4.17%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.17%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.17%) OWASP
10 4 (4.17%) Web Accessibility
10 4 (4.17%) Scrum
11 3 (3.13%) B2B
11 3 (3.13%) B2C
11 3 (3.13%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.63%) SQL
2 38 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 27 (28.13%) C#
4 19 (19.79%) Java
5 13 (13.54%) Perl
6 12 (12.50%) PHP
7 10 (10.42%) C++
8 6 (6.25%) Ruby
9 5 (5.21%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.13%) C
10 3 (3.13%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.08%) XAML
12 1 (1.04%) VBScript
12 1 (1.04%) VB
12 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.04%) Groovy
12 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Xen
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.04%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 24 (25.00%) Oracle
2 22 (22.92%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.58%) Business Objects
4 12 (12.50%) Greenplum
5 9 (9.38%) Ericsson
6 8 (8.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 8 (8.33%) Nortel
6 8 (8.33%) Huawei
7 4 (4.17%) Talend
8 2 (2.08%) Perforce
9 1 (1.04%) VMware
9 1 (1.04%) Telerik
9 1 (1.04%) Google
9 1 (1.04%) SAP
9 1 (1.04%) Cognos
9 1 (1.04%) Guidewire
9 1 (1.04%) ForgeRock
9 1 (1.04%) Twitter
9 1 (1.04%) Zend