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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 11.93% 15.18% 14.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.00% 16.96% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 11
Average daily rate £375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
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
100 171 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 91.74% 89.53% 97.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 102 80
Average daily rate £400 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £110.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -69.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 5 February 2016, 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 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 14 (41.18%) .NET
3 13 (38.24%) MVC
3 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 12 (35.29%) Java
5 10 (29.41%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 9 (26.47%) CSS
6 9 (26.47%) Linux
7 7 (20.59%) PHP
7 7 (20.59%) C#
7 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
8 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 6 (17.65%) XML
8 6 (17.65%) CMS
8 6 (17.65%) jQuery
9 5 (14.71%) Drupal
9 5 (14.71%) Umbraco
9 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
9 5 (14.71%) Content Management
9 5 (14.71%) Finance
9 5 (14.71%) Windows
9 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
9 5 (14.71%) Web Services
9 5 (14.71%) JBoss
9 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (11.76%) HTML5
10 4 (11.76%) Front End Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (17.65%) CMS
2 5 (14.71%) Drupal
2 5 (14.71%) JBoss
2 5 (14.71%) Umbraco
3 3 (8.82%) Apache
3 3 (8.82%) Joomla!
4 2 (5.88%) WordPress
5 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) nginx
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.82%) DTS
3 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.88%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.94%) Big Data
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.94%) Grunt
3 1 (2.94%) gulp
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) CSS
4 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
5 6 (17.65%) jQuery
5 6 (17.65%) XML
6 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
6 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 4 (11.76%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) Spring
8 3 (8.82%) ADO.NET
8 3 (8.82%) Ajax
8 3 (8.82%) CSS3
8 3 (8.82%) DHTML
8 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (8.82%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (8.82%) WinForms
9 2 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Debian
4 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (38.24%) MVC
2 5 (14.71%) Content Management
3 4 (11.76%) Front End Development
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Database Tuning
4 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.88%) High Availability
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Load Testing
5 2 (5.88%) OO
5 2 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 2 (5.88%) TDD
5 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.88%) Use Case
5 2 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) C#
4 7 (20.59%) PHP
5 4 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.82%) VBScript
7 2 (5.88%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) Python
8 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) ISEB
1 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SDET
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Cadence
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 days ago