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 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 362 359 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.57% 20.96% 20.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.44% 22.55% 22.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 220 181
Average daily rate
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£340 £334 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £414 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 27
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £20.10 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
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
1963 1592 1442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.84% 92.94% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1098 882 710
Average daily rate £350 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 103 179
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.38 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -22.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 December 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 22 December 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 22 December 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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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 0 98 £350 +7.69% 41
Basingstoke -5 40 £350 +7.69% 21
Hook -10 32 £302 -19.37% 1
Portsmouth -9 16 £325 -18.75% 20
Aldershot +6 13 £495 +41.42%
Andover 0 13 £360 - 4
Farnborough -3 12 £435 +6.74% 5
Gosport -12 11 £420 - 2
Fareham +1 7 £303 -28.82% 14
Winchester -1 6 £375 +66.66% 11
Havant -16 3 £388 +3.33% 1
Petersfield 0 2 £298 +8.18% 5
Ringwood - 2 £318 -
Romsey - - - - 3
Waterlooville - - - -
Alton - - - - 1
Liss - - - -
Fordingbridge - - - - 3
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Emsworth - - - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 205 (28.91%) JavaScript
2 202 (28.49%) SQL
3 200 (28.21%) HTML
4 190 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
5 184 (25.95%) CSS
6 180 (25.39%) Security Cleared
7 166 (23.41%) Java
8 144 (20.31%) C#
9 140 (19.75%) .NET
10 130 (18.34%) SQL Server
10 130 (18.34%) SC Cleared
11 128 (18.05%) Linux
12 118 (16.64%) Scrum
13 110 (15.51%) XML
13 110 (15.51%) MVC
14 109 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
15 106 (14.95%) jQuery
16 104 (14.67%) Web Services
17 101 (14.25%) Oracle
17 101 (14.25%) Subversion
18 91 (12.83%) TDD
19 80 (11.28%) Git (software)
20 76 (10.72%) OO
21 74 (10.44%) JSON
22 73 (10.30%) Jenkins
23 72 (10.16%) PHP
23 72 (10.16%) ASP.NET
24 68 (9.59%) Microsoft
25 67 (9.45%) Windows
26 66 (9.31%) RESTful

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 45 (6.35%) CMS
2 29 (4.09%) Apache
3 22 (3.10%) Documentum
4 19 (2.68%) WebLogic
5 18 (2.54%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.54%) Oracle Workflow
6 16 (2.26%) TeamSite
6 16 (2.26%) Drupal
7 13 (1.83%) Node.js
7 13 (1.83%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.55%) WordPress
9 10 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (1.41%) SAS
10 9 (1.27%) K2 blackpearl
11 8 (1.13%) IIS
12 7 (0.99%) Liferay
12 7 (0.99%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 29 (4.09%) MS Office
2 20 (2.82%) MS Excel
3 15 (2.12%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.27%) Adobe Captivate
5 5 (0.71%) SPSS
6 3 (0.42%) MS Project
7 2 (0.28%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.28%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.13%) Magento
2 7 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.42%) TIBCO iProcess
4 3 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.28%) Remedy AR System
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.28%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.14%) Tridion
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (2.40%) Amazon S3
4 10 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (0.56%) SaaS
5 4 (0.56%) Heroku
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 34 (4.80%) Internet
2 27 (3.81%) HTTP
3 15 (2.12%) Network Security
4 13 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.55%) SSL
6 10 (1.41%) Modbus
6 10 (1.41%) MQTT
7 9 (1.27%) NGN
8 8 (1.13%) DVB
9 6 (0.85%) Intranet
9 6 (0.85%) Firewall
10 5 (0.71%) FTP
11 4 (0.56%) SMTP
11 4 (0.56%) DSL
12 3 (0.42%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.42%) S/MIME
13 1 (0.14%) SAN
13 1 (0.14%) LDAP
13 1 (0.14%) X.400
13 1 (0.14%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (18.34%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (6.21%) MySQL
4 40 (5.64%) Oracle Database
5 37 (5.22%) Relational Database
6 34 (4.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 23 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
12 21 (2.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 20 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
14 17 (2.40%) Ingres
15 16 (2.26%) QlikView
15 16 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
17 12 (1.69%) Oracle OWB
18 11 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 101 (14.25%) Subversion
2 80 (11.28%) Git (software)
3 73 (10.30%) Jenkins
4 57 (8.04%) JUnit
5 48 (6.77%) Ant
6 41 (5.78%) Visual Studio
7 37 (5.22%) Cucumber
8 36 (5.08%) Maven
9 35 (4.94%) Eclipse
10 31 (4.37%) ClearCase
10 31 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 26 (3.67%) Selenium
11 26 (3.67%) NUnit
11 26 (3.67%) CruiseControl
12 25 (3.53%) Mockito
13 24 (3.39%) GoogleTest
14 23 (3.24%) CppUnit
14 23 (3.24%) Oracle APEX
15 21 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (2.68%) ClearQuest
General
1 61 (8.60%) Finance
2 20 (2.82%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.12%) Marketing
4 9 (1.27%) Military
4 9 (1.27%) Publishing
5 6 (0.85%) Turkish Language
6 4 (0.56%) Advertising
6 4 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.56%) Automotive
6 4 (0.56%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.56%) Back Office
7 3 (0.42%) Legal
7 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.42%) Games
7 3 (0.42%) Retail
8 2 (0.28%) Electronics
8 2 (0.28%) Front Office
9 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.14%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (28.21%) HTML
2 184 (25.95%) CSS
3 140 (19.75%) .NET
4 110 (15.51%) XML
5 106 (14.95%) jQuery
6 104 (14.67%) Web Services
7 74 (10.44%) JSON
8 72 (10.16%) ASP.NET
9 66 (9.31%) RESTful
10 65 (9.17%) Ajax
11 63 (8.89%) HTML5
12 49 (6.91%) Spring
13 48 (6.77%) REST
14 46 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 43 (6.06%) SOAP
16 37 (5.22%) CSS3
17 33 (4.65%) Hibernate
18 30 (4.23%) WCF
19 29 (4.09%) Spring MVC
19 29 (4.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.24%) Open Source
3 20 (2.82%) Mobile App
3 20 (2.82%) iPhone
4 18 (2.54%) iPad
5 17 (2.40%) Client/Server
6 16 (2.26%) User Experience
7 15 (2.12%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.83%) AS400
8 13 (1.83%) E-Learning
9 11 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.55%) W3C
10 10 (1.41%) Graphic Design
11 9 (1.27%) Taxonomies
11 9 (1.27%) DTV
12 8 (1.13%) Derivative
13 7 (0.99%) SCORM
13 7 (0.99%) IPTV
14 6 (0.85%) Computer Science
15 5 (0.71%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 128 (18.05%) Linux
2 67 (9.45%) Windows
3 58 (8.18%) UNIX
4 44 (6.21%) Apple iOS
5 34 (4.80%) Android
6 16 (2.26%) Windows 7
7 15 (2.12%) Oracle Linux
8 14 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.13%) CentOS
11 5 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.71%) Debian
12 3 (0.42%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.28%) Solaris
13 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (16.64%) Scrum
3 110 (15.51%) MVC
4 109 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (12.83%) TDD
6 76 (10.72%) OO
7 60 (8.46%) Configuration Management
8 59 (8.32%) Business Intelligence
9 55 (7.76%) Software Engineering
10 52 (7.33%) Unit Testing
11 46 (6.49%) UML
12 44 (6.21%) Web Development
13 39 (5.50%) iOS Development
14 35 (4.94%) BDD
14 35 (4.94%) ETL
15 34 (4.80%) OOD
16 31 (4.37%) Workflow
17 27 (3.81%) Responsive Web Design
18 26 (3.67%) Kanban
18 26 (3.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 205 (28.91%) JavaScript
2 202 (28.49%) SQL
3 166 (23.41%) Java
4 144 (20.31%) C#
5 72 (10.16%) PHP
6 59 (8.32%) Python
7 49 (6.91%) C++
7 49 (6.91%) C
8 48 (6.77%) PL/SQL
9 30 (4.23%) Objective-C
10 24 (3.39%) T-SQL
11 22 (3.10%) Shell Script
12 20 (2.82%) PHP5
13 17 (2.40%) Ruby
14 15 (2.12%) Perl
15 13 (1.83%) RPG
15 13 (1.83%) ActionScript
16 10 (1.41%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.41%) ActionScript 3.0
17 7 (0.99%) VBA
Qualifications
1 180 (25.39%) Security Cleared
2 130 (18.34%) SC Cleared
3 23 (3.24%) DV Cleared
4 14 (1.97%) Degree
5 8 (1.13%) BC Cleared
6 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.56%) MCTS
7 3 (0.42%) MCSA
8 2 (0.28%) HNC
8 2 (0.28%) HND
9 1 (0.14%) CCNP
9 1 (0.14%) CCNA
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.53%) QA
2 8 (1.13%) ISO 9001
2 8 (1.13%) WCAG
3 6 (0.85%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.56%) TickIT
5 1 (0.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (2.12%) VirtualBox
2 10 (1.41%) Docker
3 8 (1.13%) VMware ESX
4 6 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.85%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (6.63%) Puppet
2 34 (4.80%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.42%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 101 (14.25%) Oracle
2 68 (9.59%) Microsoft
3 27 (3.81%) Google
4 22 (3.10%) Informatica
5 21 (2.96%) Apple
6 19 (2.68%) IBM
7 15 (2.12%) Red Hat
8 14 (1.97%) Ektron
9 13 (1.83%) Adobe
10 12 (1.69%) Zend
11 11 (1.55%) VMware
12 10 (1.41%) Telerik
12 10 (1.41%) Cognos
13 9 (1.27%) Netezza
14 6 (0.85%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.85%) Siebel
14 6 (0.85%) HP
15 5 (0.71%) Software AG
15 5 (0.71%) ILOG
16 4 (0.56%) Facebook
Hampshire
Roc Search
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + none
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £270 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £325 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Posted: 25 days ago