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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 15.22% 4.82% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.56% 4.88% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Average daily rate £475 £361 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.48% +20.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
Developer
London

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
45 82 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 97.83% 98.80% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 61 26
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.50% +6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £118 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £142.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.26% +955.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 February 2016, 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 10 (62.50%) C#
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Node.js
2 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) IIS
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) Grunt
5 4 (25.00%) gulp
5 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
5 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (25.00%) GitHub
5 4 (25.00%) Sass
5 4 (25.00%) Ember.js
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (25.00%) MVVM
6 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 8 (50.00%) Node.js
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.25%) Moodle
3 1 (6.25%) Totara
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) 2G
1 1 (6.25%) 3G
1 1 (6.25%) 3GPP
1 1 (6.25%) CDMA
1 1 (6.25%) SCCP
1 1 (6.25%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Grunt
1 4 (25.00%) gulp
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (6.25%) POSIX
6 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (6.25%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (25.00%) MVVM
1 4 (25.00%) Open Source
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (25.00%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Dialogic
1 1 (6.25%) Lotus
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Tieto