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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 8 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 13.56% 10.42% 19.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.78% 11.11% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £308 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -16.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £302 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £410 £413
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 £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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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
45 45 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 76.27% 93.75% 90.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 15
Average daily rate £350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £435 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -60.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

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 20 August 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML5
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) CSS3
4 9 (56.25%) XHTML
4 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
5 6 (37.50%) Java
5 6 (37.50%) Photoshop
5 6 (37.50%) Ajax
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) Web Development
5 6 (37.50%) WordPress
6 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (25.00%) SAP
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
7 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
7 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
7 3 (18.75%) Electronics
7 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (18.75%) DTV
7 3 (18.75%) Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Mobile App

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Drupal
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Star Schema
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) HTML
1 13 (81.25%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML5
3 10 (62.50%) jQuery
4 9 (56.25%) CSS3
4 9 (56.25%) XHTML
5 6 (37.50%) Ajax
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) J2EE
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) XSLT
7 1 (6.25%) SOAP
7 1 (6.25%) Lucene
7 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) DTV
1 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Android Development
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Web Design
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) SEO
6 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
2 1 (6.25%) Google
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