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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 7 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 276 315 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.29% 16.13% 20.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.53% 17.74% 21.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 206 233
Average daily rate
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£338 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.15 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
1899 1776 1646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.47% 90.94% 91.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1185 1038 967
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 107 167
Average hourly rate £15.13 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.82% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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 -4 60 £334 +4.29% 35
Basingstoke +5 34 £336 -3.92% 15
Winchester -2 27 £330 -5.71% 12
Hook +3 19 £363 +9.84% 4
Portsmouth +6 17 £300 -14.28% 14
Fareham -3 7 £275 -8.33% 9
Farnborough -13 4 £258 -26.42% 14
Andover +2 3 £425 +58.58% 6
Havant -7 3 £350 -17.64% 3
Gosport +22 1 £300 -
Petersfield -2 1 £325 +35.41% 4
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 239 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (31.35%) Linux
3 201 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 188 (27.29%) HTML
5 184 (26.71%) SQL
6 157 (22.79%) CSS
7 154 (22.35%) Java
8 140 (20.32%) .NET
9 127 (18.43%) C#
10 123 (17.85%) Web Services
11 119 (17.27%) Scrum
11 119 (17.27%) Security Cleared
12 116 (16.84%) OO
12 116 (16.84%) Git (software)
13 110 (15.97%) UNIX
14 107 (15.53%) jQuery
15 105 (15.24%) SC Cleared
15 105 (15.24%) SQL Server
16 104 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
17 102 (14.80%) Windows
18 100 (14.51%) TDD
19 99 (14.37%) Subversion
20 94 (13.64%) Jenkins
21 91 (13.21%) MVC
22 85 (12.34%) ASP.NET
23 83 (12.05%) HTML5
24 78 (11.32%) XML
25 76 (11.03%) Oracle
25 76 (11.03%) Python
26 72 (10.45%) C

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (6.39%) CMS
2 33 (4.79%) Apache
3 27 (3.92%) Node.js
3 27 (3.92%) Drupal
4 22 (3.19%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.61%) WebLogic
6 17 (2.47%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.74%) JBoss
8 11 (1.60%) IIS
9 9 (1.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (1.31%) Umbraco
10 8 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.58%) WordPress
11 4 (0.58%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.58%) SAS
11 4 (0.58%) Kentico
12 3 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.29%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (2.76%) MS Office
2 16 (2.32%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.73%) InfoPath
4 4 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.15%) InDesign
6 1 (0.15%) Simulink
6 1 (0.15%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 10 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.73%) Magento
4 5 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.58%) TIBCO iProcess
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.58%) BusinessWorks
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.44%) SmartPlant
7 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.15%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.15%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.34%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (2.03%) Heroku
5 6 (0.87%) Amazon S3
5 6 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.73%) SaaS
7 3 (0.44%) Force.com
8 2 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.15%) GitHub
9 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.22%) Internet
2 18 (2.61%) HTTP
3 17 (2.47%) SAN
4 13 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (1.31%) FCoE
5 9 (1.31%) iSCSI
6 7 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.02%) Network Security
7 5 (0.73%) Intranet
8 4 (0.58%) DVB
8 4 (0.58%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.58%) NAS
9 3 (0.44%) MQTT
9 3 (0.44%) Modbus
9 3 (0.44%) SSL
9 3 (0.44%) Firewall
9 3 (0.44%) Extranet
9 3 (0.44%) NGN
10 2 (0.29%) DSL
10 2 (0.29%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.24%) MySQL
3 35 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 31 (4.50%) Relational Database
5 31 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 29 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 27 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (3.34%) Oracle Database
10 16 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (2.03%) QlikView
12 11 (1.60%) SAP BW
12 11 (1.60%) Oracle BI EE
13 10 (1.45%) SAP HANA
14 9 (1.31%) Ingres
15 8 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (1.16%) OLAP
16 7 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 116 (16.84%) Git (software)
2 99 (14.37%) Subversion
3 94 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 51 (7.40%) Maven
5 50 (7.26%) JUnit
6 49 (7.11%) Selenium
7 48 (6.97%) Ant
8 44 (6.39%) Visual Studio
9 42 (6.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 35 (5.08%) Mockito
11 27 (3.92%) Cucumber
11 27 (3.92%) ClearCase
12 25 (3.63%) GoogleTest
13 24 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (3.34%) NUnit
15 21 (3.05%) CppUnit
16 13 (1.89%) Gerrit
17 11 (1.60%) CruiseControl
18 10 (1.45%) Eclipse
19 9 (1.31%) Appium
General
1 41 (5.95%) Finance
2 21 (3.05%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.76%) Marketing
4 14 (2.03%) Publishing
5 11 (1.60%) Retail
6 6 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.73%) Military
7 5 (0.73%) Legal
8 4 (0.58%) Electronics
8 4 (0.58%) Games
9 3 (0.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.29%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Automotive
11 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (27.29%) HTML
2 157 (22.79%) CSS
3 140 (20.32%) .NET
4 123 (17.85%) Web Services
5 107 (15.53%) jQuery
6 85 (12.34%) ASP.NET
7 83 (12.05%) HTML5
8 78 (11.32%) XML
9 64 (9.29%) RESTful
10 58 (8.42%) Spring
11 55 (7.98%) SOAP
12 48 (6.97%) JSON
12 48 (6.97%) REST
13 42 (6.10%) CSS3
13 42 (6.10%) AngularJS
13 42 (6.10%) Hibernate
14 38 (5.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (5.37%) Ajax
16 30 (4.35%) .NET Framework
17 26 (3.77%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.92%) Mobile App
2 27 (3.92%) Open Source
3 23 (3.34%) iPhone
4 16 (2.32%) User Experience
5 13 (1.89%) iPad
6 11 (1.60%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.31%) W3C
8 9 (1.31%) Derivative
9 8 (1.16%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.73%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.44%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (0.44%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.44%) MPEG
12 3 (0.44%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.44%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 216 (31.35%) Linux
2 110 (15.97%) UNIX
3 102 (14.80%) Windows
4 54 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 49 (7.11%) Android
6 26 (3.77%) Mac OS X
7 13 (1.89%) AIX
8 8 (1.16%) CentOS
8 8 (1.16%) Windows 7
9 7 (1.02%) Solaris
9 7 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.15%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.15%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (17.27%) Scrum
3 116 (16.84%) OO
4 104 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
5 100 (14.51%) TDD
6 91 (13.21%) MVC
7 68 (9.87%) Software Engineering
8 66 (9.58%) Configuration Management
9 55 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
10 54 (7.84%) Web Development
10 54 (7.84%) BDD
11 52 (7.55%) UML
12 47 (6.82%) Unit Testing
13 43 (6.24%) OOD
14 41 (5.95%) Multithreading
15 39 (5.66%) SOA
16 36 (5.22%) Automated Testing
16 36 (5.22%) iOS Development
17 29 (4.21%) ETL
18 28 (4.06%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 201 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 184 (26.71%) SQL
3 154 (22.35%) Java
4 127 (18.43%) C#
5 76 (11.03%) Python
6 72 (10.45%) C
7 66 (9.58%) C++
8 61 (8.85%) PHP
9 39 (5.66%) Perl
9 39 (5.66%) PowerShell
10 38 (5.52%) Ruby
10 38 (5.52%) Objective-C
11 35 (5.08%) PL/SQL
12 34 (4.93%) Shell Script
13 27 (3.92%) T-SQL
14 18 (2.61%) Go
15 14 (2.03%) VB.NET
16 13 (1.89%) VB
17 10 (1.45%) VBA
18 9 (1.31%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 119 (17.27%) Security Cleared
2 105 (15.24%) SC Cleared
3 14 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (1.60%) Degree
5 7 (1.02%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.87%) MCTS
6 6 (0.87%) MCSA
7 2 (0.29%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) MCSE
8 1 (0.15%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (0.87%) WCAG
1 6 (0.87%) QA
2 2 (0.29%) HL7
2 2 (0.29%) TickIT
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 13 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.02%) Docker
2 7 (1.02%) VirtualBox
3 5 (0.73%) Samba
4 3 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.44%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.15%) Varnish
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 43 (6.24%) Puppet
2 13 (1.89%) Vagrant
3 9 (1.31%) TeamSite
4 7 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.29%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.29%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 76 (11.03%) Oracle
2 68 (9.87%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.34%) SAP
4 20 (2.90%) VMware
5 17 (2.47%) Ektron
6 14 (2.03%) Netezza
7 13 (1.89%) Apple
7 13 (1.89%) Veritas
8 9 (1.31%) webMethods
8 9 (1.31%) IBM
9 8 (1.16%) Google
9 8 (1.16%) Telerik
9 8 (1.16%) Informatica
10 7 (1.02%) Apigee
10 7 (1.02%) Xamarin
10 7 (1.02%) HP
11 6 (0.87%) Remedy
11 6 (0.87%) BMC
11 6 (0.87%) Serena
12 5 (0.73%) TIBCO
Petersfield, Hampshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Rate: £225.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £351 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 4 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
NES IT
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £40 - £300 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago