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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 348 339 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.21% 20.75% 25.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.84% 22.11% 26.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 202 251
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £407 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 25
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £23.13 £26.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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
1951 1533 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.87% 93.82% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1100 912 923
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 122 163
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -34.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +2 75 £350 +7.69% 42
Basingstoke -5 36 £325 -7.14% 11
Hook -12 34 £329 -12.24% 2
Portsmouth +1 25 £338 -15.62% 27
Andover +3 15 £360 - 4
Aldershot +1 13 £381 -1.61% 1
Farnborough +2 12 £475 - 3
Gosport - 12 - - 1
Fareham +3 10 £300 -26.82% 19
Winchester -2 5 £295 +31.11% 9
Havant -7 4 £360 -10.00%
Liss - 2 - - 1
Petersfield - 2 £298 - 13
Romsey - 2 - - 2
Ringwood 0 1 £320 +16.36% 7
Wallington - - - - 1
Waterlooville - - - - 1
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Emsworth - - - -
Alton - - - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 224 (33.79%) JavaScript
2 182 (27.45%) CSS
3 179 (27.00%) SQL
4 177 (26.70%) HTML
5 171 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
6 158 (23.83%) Java
7 156 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 144 (21.72%) C#
9 141 (21.27%) SQL Server
10 140 (21.12%) .NET
11 109 (16.44%) Oracle
12 108 (16.29%) MVC
13 106 (15.99%) SC Cleared
14 99 (14.93%) Web Services
15 98 (14.78%) jQuery
16 92 (13.88%) TDD
16 92 (13.88%) Scrum
17 90 (13.57%) XML
18 81 (12.22%) Subversion
19 78 (11.76%) Linux
20 76 (11.46%) ASP.NET
20 76 (11.46%) Windows
21 74 (11.16%) Microsoft
22 69 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
23 65 (9.80%) Ajax
24 62 (9.35%) Finance
25 60 (9.05%) Spring
25 60 (9.05%) Git (software)
26 57 (8.60%) PL/SQL
27 56 (8.45%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 33 (4.98%) CMS
2 29 (4.37%) Apache
3 27 (4.07%) Node.js
4 22 (3.32%) SharePoint
5 19 (2.87%) Documentum
6 18 (2.71%) Tomcat
7 16 (2.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 13 (1.96%) SAS
8 13 (1.96%) WebSphere
8 13 (1.96%) WordPress
9 12 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (1.81%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.66%) TeamSite
11 10 (1.51%) IIS
12 9 (1.36%) Drupal
13 8 (1.21%) K2 blackpearl
14 7 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (1.06%) Liferay
14 7 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 27 (4.07%) MS Office
2 20 (3.02%) MS Excel
3 18 (2.71%) Photoshop
4 10 (1.51%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.36%) Adobe Captivate
6 5 (0.75%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.75%) SPSS
7 4 (0.60%) MS Project
8 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.30%) PaintShop Pro
9 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.30%) Magento
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (1.81%) Amazon S3
1 12 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.06%) SaaS
3 3 (0.45%) Force.com
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 37 (5.58%) HTTP
2 23 (3.47%) Internet
3 14 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.36%) SSL
4 9 (1.36%) Intranet
5 8 (1.21%) Modbus
5 8 (1.21%) MQTT
6 6 (0.90%) Network Security
7 5 (0.75%) NGN
7 5 (0.75%) FTP
7 5 (0.75%) DVB
8 4 (0.60%) SAN
8 4 (0.60%) NAS
9 3 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (0.45%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.30%) SMTP
10 2 (0.30%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.30%) DNS
10 2 (0.30%) Telnet
10 2 (0.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (21.27%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.84%) MySQL
3 50 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (6.33%) Oracle Database
5 31 (4.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (3.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (3.32%) Oracle Database 10g
8 22 (3.32%) Relational Database
9 20 (3.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 20 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (2.87%) Oracle BI EE
11 17 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
11 17 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (2.41%) Redis
13 14 (2.11%) NoSQL
13 14 (2.11%) Oracle OWB
13 14 (2.11%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.66%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 81 (12.22%) Subversion
2 60 (9.05%) Git (software)
3 43 (6.49%) Jenkins
4 41 (6.18%) JUnit
5 40 (6.03%) Visual Studio
6 36 (5.43%) Eclipse
7 31 (4.68%) Cucumber
8 29 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 28 (4.22%) Ant
10 26 (3.92%) Maven
11 22 (3.32%) Selenium
12 21 (3.17%) Oracle APEX
13 20 (3.02%) CruiseControl
14 19 (2.87%) Mockito
15 18 (2.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (2.41%) NUnit
17 13 (1.96%) ClearCase
17 13 (1.96%) QUnit
18 12 (1.81%) GoogleTest
19 11 (1.66%) CppUnit
General
1 62 (9.35%) Finance
2 20 (3.02%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.51%) Advertising
4 9 (1.36%) Military
5 6 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 6 (0.90%) Marketing
6 5 (0.75%) Retail
6 5 (0.75%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.60%) Automotive
7 4 (0.60%) Legal
7 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.60%) Publishing
7 4 (0.60%) Games
7 4 (0.60%) Turkish Language
8 3 (0.45%) Back Office
9 2 (0.30%) Front Office
10 1 (0.15%) Electronics
10 1 (0.15%) Billing
10 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.15%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (27.45%) CSS
2 177 (26.70%) HTML
3 140 (21.12%) .NET
4 99 (14.93%) Web Services
5 98 (14.78%) jQuery
6 90 (13.57%) XML
7 76 (11.46%) ASP.NET
8 65 (9.80%) Ajax
9 60 (9.05%) Spring
10 54 (8.14%) HTML5
11 53 (7.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 53 (7.99%) SOAP
12 51 (7.69%) RESTful
13 45 (6.79%) Hibernate
14 42 (6.33%) JSON
15 38 (5.73%) AngularJS
16 36 (5.43%) WCF
17 32 (4.83%) CSS3
18 30 (4.52%) REST
19 27 (4.07%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.52%) Open Source
3 25 (3.77%) iPhone
4 24 (3.62%) iPad
5 21 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 21 (3.17%) Client/Server
6 17 (2.56%) Data Structures
7 15 (2.26%) User Experience
8 14 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 14 (2.11%) E-Learning
9 12 (1.81%) AS400
9 12 (1.81%) Wiki
10 10 (1.51%) Graphic Design
11 9 (1.36%) Taxonomies
11 9 (1.36%) W3C
12 8 (1.21%) DTV
12 8 (1.21%) SCORM
13 7 (1.06%) Derivative
14 6 (0.90%) IPTV
14 6 (0.90%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 78 (11.76%) Linux
2 76 (11.46%) Windows
3 43 (6.49%) Apple iOS
4 36 (5.43%) UNIX
5 31 (4.68%) Android
6 17 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 13 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (1.66%) Oracle Linux
9 10 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.21%) Debian
11 5 (0.75%) CentOS
12 4 (0.60%) Solaris
13 3 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.45%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.30%) SUSE
15 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (25.79%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (16.29%) MVC
3 92 (13.88%) TDD
3 92 (13.88%) Scrum
4 69 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
6 51 (7.69%) Web Development
7 48 (7.24%) OO
8 46 (6.94%) Software Engineering
9 41 (6.18%) Configuration Management
10 37 (5.58%) BDD
11 36 (5.43%) Unit Testing
12 35 (5.28%) UML
12 35 (5.28%) iOS Development
13 33 (4.98%) ETL
14 27 (4.07%) SOA
14 27 (4.07%) Workflow
15 24 (3.62%) Migration
15 24 (3.62%) Kanban
16 23 (3.47%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 224 (33.79%) JavaScript
2 179 (27.00%) SQL
3 158 (23.83%) Java
4 144 (21.72%) C#
5 57 (8.60%) PL/SQL
6 47 (7.09%) PHP
7 46 (6.94%) C
8 45 (6.79%) C++
9 35 (5.28%) Python
10 30 (4.52%) T-SQL
10 30 (4.52%) Objective-C
11 22 (3.32%) Perl
12 19 (2.87%) VB.NET
13 15 (2.26%) PHP5
14 13 (1.96%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.96%) ActionScript
15 12 (1.81%) RPG
16 10 (1.51%) ActionScript 3.0
17 9 (1.36%) Groovy
17 9 (1.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 156 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 106 (15.99%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.47%) Degree
4 17 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.21%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.60%) MCTS
6 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.45%) MCSA
8 2 (0.30%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.15%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.15%) HNC
9 1 (0.15%) HND
9 1 (0.15%) CCNP
9 1 (0.15%) CCNA
9 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.47%) QA
2 8 (1.21%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.75%) WCAG
4 4 (0.60%) TickIT
4 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.45%) HL7
5 3 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.36%) VirtualBox
2 8 (1.21%) VMware ESX
3 6 (0.90%) Docker
4 5 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.60%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.45%) vCloud
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 26 (3.92%) Puppet
2 23 (3.47%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.75%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 109 (16.44%) Oracle
2 74 (11.16%) Microsoft
3 25 (3.77%) Google
4 23 (3.47%) Apple
5 21 (3.17%) IBM
6 19 (2.87%) Informatica
6 19 (2.87%) Adobe
7 14 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 13 (1.96%) VMware
8 13 (1.96%) Cognos
9 11 (1.66%) Zend
10 8 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.90%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.90%) Siebel
11 6 (0.90%) Telerik
12 5 (0.75%) Atomikos
12 5 (0.75%) Sun
12 5 (0.75%) Interwoven
12 5 (0.75%) Software AG
12 5 (0.75%) ILOG
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Petersfield, Hampshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £515 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £320 to £350 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 275 - 320 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Whitchurch, Hampshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: Up to £50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago