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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 9 1 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 16 27 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 11.59% 23.48% 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.31% 24.77% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +90.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £366 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £451 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
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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 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
130 109 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.20% 94.78% 93.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 59 36
Average daily rate £325 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £675 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 11 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £20.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £12.78 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 19 (48.72%) HTML
1 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.21%) Photoshop
4 11 (28.21%) .NET
4 11 (28.21%) C#
4 11 (28.21%) E-Learning
5 9 (23.08%) MVC
5 9 (23.08%) SQL
6 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
7 7 (17.95%) XML
7 7 (17.95%) JSON
8 6 (15.38%) Adobe Captivate
8 6 (15.38%) Graphic Design
8 6 (15.38%) jQuery
8 6 (15.38%) MySQL
8 6 (15.38%) PHP
8 6 (15.38%) Adobe
8 6 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (15.38%) TDD
9 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.82%) SCORM
9 5 (12.82%) Windows
9 5 (12.82%) Symfony
9 5 (12.82%) CakePHP
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (12.82%) Learning Management System
9 5 (12.82%) Open Source

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Photoshop
2 6 (15.38%) Adobe Captivate
2 6 (15.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.13%) MS Project
4 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) MySQL
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Star Schema
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.56%) DB2
7 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) QUnit
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 11 (28.21%) .NET
4 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
5 7 (17.95%) XML
5 7 (17.95%) JSON
6 6 (15.38%) jQuery
7 5 (12.82%) Symfony
7 5 (12.82%) CakePHP
7 5 (12.82%) HTML5
7 5 (12.82%) Yii
7 5 (12.82%) Laravel
8 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.26%) Ajax
8 4 (10.26%) Silverlight
9 3 (7.69%) CSS3
10 1 (2.56%) WSDL
10 1 (2.56%) SOAP
10 1 (2.56%) WinForms
10 1 (2.56%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) E-Learning
2 6 (15.38%) Graphic Design
3 5 (12.82%) SCORM
3 5 (12.82%) Learning Management System
3 5 (12.82%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) GIS
4 1 (2.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) MVC
2 6 (15.38%) TDD
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 3 (7.69%) Content Management
6 2 (5.13%) V-Model
6 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.13%) Web Development
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.56%) OOD
7 1 (2.56%) UML
7 1 (2.56%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.56%) ERP
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
2 11 (28.21%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (10.26%) C
5 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) Tcl
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Adobe
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) EPiServer
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik
4 1 (2.56%) Google
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