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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 5 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 26 33 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 18.31% 24.26% 9.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.55% 25.58% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 5
Median daily rate £340 £310 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £372 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
133 129 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 93.66% 94.85% 98.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 73 54
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £455 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 15 16
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.50 £12.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.20 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 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 23 January 2017.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 31 (47.69%) SQL
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 24 (36.92%) MVC
4 22 (33.85%) HTML
5 21 (32.31%) CSS
6 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 20 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 19 (29.23%) MySQL
7 19 (29.23%) C#
7 19 (29.23%) PHP
8 18 (27.69%) .NET
9 15 (23.08%) Linux
10 14 (21.54%) XML
10 14 (21.54%) Java
10 14 (21.54%) Windows
11 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (20.00%) OO PHP
11 13 (20.00%) CakePHP
12 12 (18.46%) C++
12 12 (18.46%) Finance
13 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
14 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
14 10 (15.38%) Scrum
14 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 9 (13.85%) Eclipse
15 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
15 9 (13.85%) SDLC
16 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
16 8 (12.31%) Python

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 (4.62%) Apache
1 3 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (4.62%) GlassFish
1 3 (4.62%) JBoss
1 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.54%) CICS
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.54%) Confluence
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
2 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) LAN
2 4 (6.15%) SNMP
3 3 (4.62%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (29.23%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.08%) DB2
5 2 (3.08%) MS Access
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) HBase
6 1 (1.54%) OLAP
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Eclipse
1 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.23%) JIRA
3 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.15%) JUnit
4 4 (6.15%) PHPUnit
4 4 (6.15%) Subversion
5 3 (4.62%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.54%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.54%) EasyMock
7 1 (1.54%) git-flow
7 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Advertising
2 3 (4.62%) Marketing
3 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.08%) Billing
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) HTML
2 21 (32.31%) CSS
3 20 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 18 (27.69%) .NET
5 14 (21.54%) XML
6 13 (20.00%) CakePHP
7 7 (10.77%) Ajax
7 7 (10.77%) HTML5
7 7 (10.77%) jQuery
7 7 (10.77%) Web Services
8 6 (9.23%) JSF
8 6 (9.23%) Laravel
8 6 (9.23%) MFC
8 6 (9.23%) Spring
8 6 (9.23%) XML Messaging
9 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 5 (7.69%) LESS
9 5 (7.69%) WCF
10 4 (6.15%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.23%) Replication
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.62%) NHS
4 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Informatics
5 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.54%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.08%) Linux
2 14 (21.54%) Windows
3 6 (9.23%) Unix
4 3 (4.62%) Android
4 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) CentOS
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) MVC
3 13 (20.00%) OO PHP
4 10 (15.38%) Scrum
5 9 (13.85%) SDLC
6 6 (9.23%) Code Coverage
6 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling
6 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
6 6 (9.23%) UML
6 6 (9.23%) Validation
7 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 5 (7.69%) Data Transformation
7 5 (7.69%) OOP
7 5 (7.69%) TDD
7 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.15%) BDD
8 4 (6.15%) OO
8 4 (6.15%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) SQL
2 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 19 (29.23%) C#
3 19 (29.23%) PHP
4 14 (21.54%) Java
5 12 (18.46%) C++
6 8 (12.31%) Python
7 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.62%) Scala
8 3 (4.62%) Tcl
9 2 (3.08%) COBOL
9 2 (3.08%) Ruby
9 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.54%) C
10 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.54%) JCL
10 1 (1.54%) Jython
10 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.54%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.23%) Degree
4 2 (3.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.54%) CCNP
5 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.54%) MISRA
2 1 (1.54%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) HDFS
1 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Telerik
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) Adobe
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.54%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
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