The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth 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 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 11 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 13.75% 19.32% 19.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.28% 19.77% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 9
Average daily rate
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£338 £399 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.48% +6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £308 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £38.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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Hampshire

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
72 86 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 90.00% 97.73% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 36 30
Average daily rate £320 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 17
Average hourly rate £32.50 £31.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £14.22 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £44.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

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 3 March 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (48.15%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 9 (33.33%) SQL
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) jQuery
7 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 6 (22.22%) Ajax
7 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
8 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) CSS3
9 4 (14.81%) Open Source
9 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) Silverlight
9 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.81%) TDD
9 4 (14.81%) MVC
9 4 (14.81%) Oracle
10 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 3 (11.11%) Finance
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Project
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (29.63%) jQuery
5 6 (22.22%) Ajax
6 5 (18.52%) CSS3
6 5 (18.52%) HTML5
7 4 (14.81%) Silverlight
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.41%) JSON
9 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.70%) WCF
10 1 (3.70%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
2 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) MVC
1 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (14.81%) TDD
1 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
2 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.41%) Scrum
3 2 (7.41%) OO
3 2 (7.41%) Content Management
3 2 (7.41%) Web Development
3 2 (7.41%) V-Model
3 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.70%) BDD
4 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.70%) UML
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.70%) QMS
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) VCP4
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Telerik
4 1 (3.70%) Google
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