The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank - 5 4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - 14.89% 15.00%
As % of the Job Titles category - 17.07% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate
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- £313 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
69 41 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 97.18% 87.23% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 5
Average daily rate £333 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.90% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £277 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -28.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) W3C
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Drupal
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Drupal
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Smarty
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared