The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Portsmouth region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 4 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 35 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.49% 23.26% 11.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.65% 24.79% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 7
Median daily rate £388 £325 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £400 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £379 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
- +13.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
142 121 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.30% 93.80% 97.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 68 54
Median daily rate £415 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 14 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £11.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -64.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.50 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Portsmouth region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 30 (50.85%) SQL
2 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.98%) C#
4 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
4 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
4 22 (37.29%) MVC
5 21 (35.59%) .NET
5 21 (35.59%) HTML
6 20 (33.90%) CSS
7 15 (25.42%) Windows
8 14 (23.73%) Linux
8 14 (23.73%) XML
8 14 (23.73%) Visual Studio
8 14 (23.73%) Java
8 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.34%) C++
9 12 (20.34%) MySQL
9 12 (20.34%) Scrum
10 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
11 10 (16.95%) Android
11 10 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (16.95%) Android Development
11 10 (16.95%) Telerik
11 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
11 10 (16.95%) Web Services
11 10 (16.95%) Eclipse
12 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
12 9 (15.25%) Ajax
12 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
12 9 (15.25%) SDLC

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (5.08%) GlassFish
1 3 (5.08%) JBoss
1 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.39%) CICS
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Google Play
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) LAN
2 4 (6.78%) SNMP
3 3 (5.08%) Bluetooth
3 3 (5.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) DB2
3 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.69%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) HBase
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) OLAP
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.95%) Eclipse
2 10 (16.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.17%) Gradle
4 6 (10.17%) JIRA
5 5 (8.47%) Android Studio
6 4 (6.78%) JUnit
6 4 (6.78%) Subversion
7 3 (5.08%) NetBeans
8 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.39%) PHPUnit
9 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.69%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.69%) git-flow
9 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
1 4 (6.78%) Marketing
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.69%) Billing
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) .NET
1 21 (35.59%) HTML
2 20 (33.90%) CSS
3 14 (23.73%) XML
4 10 (16.95%) Web Services
5 9 (15.25%) Ajax
5 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
6 7 (11.86%) RESTful
7 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
7 6 (10.17%) HTML5
7 6 (10.17%) jQuery
7 6 (10.17%) JSF
7 6 (10.17%) MFC
7 6 (10.17%) Spring
7 6 (10.17%) XML Messaging
8 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
8 5 (8.47%) Kendo UI
8 5 (8.47%) WCF
9 4 (6.78%) CakePHP
9 4 (6.78%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.47%) Replication
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.69%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 14 (23.73%) Linux
3 10 (16.95%) Android
4 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.78%) Unix
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.69%) CentOS
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (49.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.29%) MVC
3 12 (20.34%) Scrum
4 10 (16.95%) Android Development
4 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
5 9 (15.25%) SDLC
6 8 (13.56%) Web Development
7 7 (11.86%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
8 6 (10.17%) iOS Development
8 6 (10.17%) UML
8 6 (10.17%) Wireframes
9 5 (8.47%) Automated Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Code Coverage
9 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.47%) Data Transformation
9 5 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (8.47%) Release Management
9 5 (8.47%) TDD
9 5 (8.47%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) SQL
2 23 (38.98%) C#
3 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.73%) Java
5 12 (20.34%) C++
6 7 (11.86%) Python
7 6 (10.17%) PHP
8 4 (6.78%) VB.NET
9 3 (5.08%) COBOL
9 3 (5.08%) Scala
9 3 (5.08%) Tcl
9 3 (5.08%) TypeScript
10 2 (3.39%) Ruby
11 1 (1.69%) Go
11 1 (1.69%) JCL
11 1 (1.69%) Jython
11 1 (1.69%) Smalltalk
11 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) Degree
4 4 (6.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) HDFS
1 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.95%) Telerik
3 5 (8.47%) Google
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle
5 3 (5.08%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.69%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
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