The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 383 328 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.00% 18.95% 19.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.14% 20.60% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 203 152
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £21.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -7.14%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1812 1592 1300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.88% 91.97% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 999 851 632
Average daily rate £362 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 105 169
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.55 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -1 107 £350 +16.66% 37
Basingstoke 0 58 £350 -2.09% 17
Hook -12 21 £310 -6.10% 5
Aldershot +2 15 £448 +11.87% 1
Fareham +10 13 £340 -20.00% 10
Gosport -1 13 £440 - 2
Winchester +1 10 £375 +26.05% 12
Portsmouth -11 9 £328 -18.12% 13
Farnborough -11 7 £400 +8.10% 8
Havant -12 6 £350 -6.66% 2
Andover -1 2 £483 - 4
Ringwood - 2 £315 - 1
Romsey - - - -
Fordingbridge - - - - 2
Alton - - - -
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Emsworth - - - - 1
Liss - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 6
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 225 (30.78%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (28.86%) HTML
3 203 (27.77%) JavaScript
4 191 (26.13%) CSS
5 186 (25.44%) SQL
6 183 (25.03%) Java
7 181 (24.76%) Security Cleared
8 154 (21.07%) Linux
9 143 (19.56%) .NET
10 138 (18.88%) C#
11 136 (18.60%) SC Cleared
12 134 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
13 127 (17.37%) Web Services
14 126 (17.24%) Scrum
15 115 (15.73%) MVC
15 115 (15.73%) Subversion
16 114 (15.60%) SQL Server
17 113 (15.46%) XML
18 110 (15.05%) jQuery
19 104 (14.23%) TDD
20 96 (13.13%) Git (software)
21 94 (12.86%) Jenkins
22 91 (12.45%) Oracle
23 89 (12.18%) OO
24 88 (12.04%) JSON
25 79 (10.81%) PHP
26 78 (10.67%) Windows
26 78 (10.67%) RESTful
27 74 (10.12%) HTML5
28 72 (9.85%) Configuration Management

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 45 (6.16%) CMS
2 38 (5.20%) Apache
3 22 (3.01%) Documentum
4 18 (2.46%) WebLogic
4 18 (2.46%) Oracle Workflow
4 18 (2.46%) Drupal
5 16 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 14 (1.92%) Node.js
7 13 (1.78%) TeamSite
8 12 (1.64%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.50%) WordPress
10 9 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.23%) IIS
11 8 (1.09%) K2 blackpearl
12 7 (0.96%) Liferay
13 6 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.68%) SAS
15 4 (0.55%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.55%) TIBCO EMS
16 3 (0.41%) Joomla!
Applications
1 29 (3.97%) MS Office
2 18 (2.46%) MS Excel
3 14 (1.92%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.23%) Adobe Captivate
5 7 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.68%) SPSS
7 3 (0.41%) MS Project
8 2 (0.27%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.27%) PaintShop Pro
9 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.14%) Simulink
9 1 (0.14%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (1.37%) Magento
2 9 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
4 4 (0.55%) TIBCO iProcess
5 3 (0.41%) SmartPlant
5 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.27%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.14%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.97%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.33%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.09%) Heroku
6 4 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.14%) Office 365
7 1 (0.14%) SaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.47%) Internet
2 33 (4.51%) HTTP
3 16 (2.19%) Network Security
4 12 (1.64%) SSL
5 11 (1.50%) TCP/IP
6 9 (1.23%) NGN
7 8 (1.09%) DVB
7 8 (1.09%) SAN
8 7 (0.96%) Modbus
8 7 (0.96%) MQTT
9 6 (0.82%) Firewall
9 6 (0.82%) iSCSI
9 6 (0.82%) FCoE
9 6 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (0.68%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.68%) FTP
11 4 (0.55%) SMTP
11 4 (0.55%) DSL
12 3 (0.41%) S/MIME
13 1 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.29%) MySQL
3 38 (5.20%) Oracle Database
3 38 (5.20%) Relational Database
4 37 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (3.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
10 22 (3.01%) Oracle Database 10g
11 21 (2.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 19 (2.60%) Ingres
13 18 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
14 16 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (1.64%) QlikView
16 12 (1.64%) Oracle OWB
17 11 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 115 (15.73%) Subversion
2 96 (13.13%) Git (software)
3 94 (12.86%) Jenkins
4 60 (8.21%) JUnit
5 56 (7.66%) Ant
6 47 (6.43%) Visual Studio
7 46 (6.29%) Maven
8 42 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 40 (5.47%) Cucumber
10 36 (4.92%) Selenium
11 35 (4.79%) Eclipse
12 34 (4.65%) ClearCase
12 34 (4.65%) Mockito
13 28 (3.83%) CruiseControl
13 28 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (3.69%) NUnit
15 26 (3.56%) GoogleTest
16 25 (3.42%) CppUnit
17 23 (3.15%) Oracle APEX
18 21 (2.87%) ClearQuest
General
1 61 (8.34%) Finance
2 22 (3.01%) Marketing
3 14 (1.92%) Publishing
4 13 (1.78%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.23%) Military
6 6 (0.82%) Turkish Language
7 4 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.41%) Retail
8 3 (0.41%) Games
9 2 (0.27%) Back Office
9 2 (0.27%) Electronics
9 2 (0.27%) Advertising
9 2 (0.27%) Automotive
10 1 (0.14%) Legal
10 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (28.86%) HTML
2 191 (26.13%) CSS
3 143 (19.56%) .NET
4 127 (17.37%) Web Services
5 113 (15.46%) XML
6 110 (15.05%) jQuery
7 88 (12.04%) JSON
8 78 (10.67%) RESTful
9 74 (10.12%) HTML5
10 68 (9.30%) Ajax
10 68 (9.30%) ASP.NET
11 60 (8.21%) REST
12 52 (7.11%) Spring
13 48 (6.57%) SOAP
14 46 (6.29%) CSS3
15 38 (5.20%) Hibernate
16 36 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (4.24%) Spring MVC
18 27 (3.69%) Motif
18 27 (3.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.28%) Open Source
3 23 (3.15%) iPhone
3 23 (3.15%) Mobile App
4 20 (2.74%) iPad
4 20 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.05%) Data Structures
6 13 (1.78%) AS400
6 13 (1.78%) E-Learning
7 12 (1.64%) User Experience
8 10 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.23%) Derivative
9 9 (1.23%) Taxonomies
9 9 (1.23%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.09%) Graphic Design
10 8 (1.09%) DTV
11 7 (0.96%) W3C
11 7 (0.96%) SCORM
12 6 (0.82%) IPTV
13 5 (0.68%) STB
Operating Systems
1 154 (21.07%) Linux
2 78 (10.67%) Windows
3 63 (8.62%) UNIX
4 52 (7.11%) Apple iOS
5 45 (6.16%) Android
6 15 (2.05%) Oracle Linux
6 15 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.05%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.64%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (0.96%) CentOS
11 6 (0.82%) AIX
12 5 (0.68%) Debian
13 4 (0.55%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.27%) Solaris
14 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (30.78%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
3 126 (17.24%) Scrum
4 115 (15.73%) MVC
5 104 (14.23%) TDD
6 89 (12.18%) OO
7 72 (9.85%) Configuration Management
8 57 (7.80%) Unit Testing
9 56 (7.66%) Web Development
10 54 (7.39%) Software Engineering
11 52 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (6.84%) UML
13 44 (6.02%) iOS Development
14 43 (5.88%) BDD
15 37 (5.06%) OOD
16 35 (4.79%) Workflow
17 34 (4.65%) Android Development
18 33 (4.51%) ETL
19 29 (3.97%) Content Management
19 29 (3.97%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 203 (27.77%) JavaScript
2 186 (25.44%) SQL
3 183 (25.03%) Java
4 138 (18.88%) C#
5 79 (10.81%) PHP
6 66 (9.03%) Python
7 55 (7.52%) C++
8 49 (6.70%) C
9 45 (6.16%) PL/SQL
10 36 (4.92%) Objective-C
11 29 (3.97%) Shell Script
12 24 (3.28%) Ruby
13 23 (3.15%) PowerShell
14 22 (3.01%) T-SQL
15 19 (2.60%) Perl
16 17 (2.33%) PHP5
17 13 (1.78%) RPG
18 10 (1.37%) ActionScript
19 9 (1.23%) VBA
20 8 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 181 (24.76%) Security Cleared
2 136 (18.60%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.15%) DV Cleared
4 19 (2.60%) Degree
5 7 (0.96%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.41%) MCTS
7 3 (0.41%) MCSA
8 2 (0.27%) HNC
8 2 (0.27%) HND
9 1 (0.14%) CCNP
9 1 (0.14%) CCNA
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.15%) QA
2 7 (0.96%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.82%) WCAG
3 6 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.55%) TickIT
5 2 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (2.19%) VirtualBox
2 11 (1.50%) Docker
3 8 (1.09%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.82%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.27%) Samba
7 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 57 (7.80%) Puppet
2 37 (5.06%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 91 (12.45%) Oracle
2 68 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.15%) Google
4 22 (3.01%) Apple
5 21 (2.87%) Informatica
6 20 (2.74%) IBM
7 17 (2.33%) Ektron
8 16 (2.19%) Red Hat
8 16 (2.19%) VMware
9 13 (1.78%) Adobe
10 11 (1.50%) Zend
11 10 (1.37%) Cognos
11 10 (1.37%) Telerik
12 8 (1.09%) Netezza
12 8 (1.09%) Remedy
12 8 (1.09%) SAP
13 7 (0.96%) HP
13 7 (0.96%) BMC
14 6 (0.82%) Veritas
14 6 (0.82%) Siebel
Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 1 hour ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £300 per day + £300 / Day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
KSR Resources Ltd
Rate: Market Rates will apply
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £230 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £340 - £370 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £35 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Hook
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £360 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hook
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Hook
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hook
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago