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 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 51 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 26.70% 12.40% 19.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.33% 12.61% 21.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 10
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £402 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Developer
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
180 119 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.24% 98.35% 91.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 70 65
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £261 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 12
Median hourly rate £41.50 £47.42 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.47% +115.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £57.50 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 44 (53.66%) SQL
2 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (39.02%) PHP
4 31 (37.80%) JavaScript
5 27 (32.93%) MySQL
6 26 (31.71%) CakePHP
6 26 (31.71%) OO PHP
7 22 (26.83%) Linux
8 20 (24.39%) XML
8 20 (24.39%) Unix
8 20 (24.39%) Android
9 19 (23.17%) jQuery
9 19 (23.17%) MVC
10 18 (21.95%) Scrum
10 18 (21.95%) AngularJS
11 17 (20.73%) Unit Testing
11 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
11 17 (20.73%) Automated Testing
12 16 (19.51%) Apache
12 16 (19.51%) PHPUnit
12 16 (19.51%) QA
13 15 (18.29%) JSON
13 15 (18.29%) MongoDB
13 15 (18.29%) NoSQL
13 15 (18.29%) Android Development
13 15 (18.29%) SDLC
13 15 (18.29%) .NET
13 15 (18.29%) Subversion
13 15 (18.29%) Google
13 15 (18.29%) Finance

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 16 (19.51%) Apache
2 4 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.66%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.66%) JBoss
3 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Google Play
2 6 (7.32%) SaaS
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.98%) Bluetooth
2 3 (3.66%) LDAP
2 3 (3.66%) SNMP
3 2 (2.44%) DVB
3 2 (2.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.93%) MySQL
2 15 (18.29%) MongoDB
2 15 (18.29%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.44%) MS Access
5 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.22%) QlikView
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.51%) PHPUnit
3 15 (18.29%) Subversion
4 14 (17.07%) Android Studio
5 13 (15.85%) Gradle
6 5 (6.10%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.88%) JUnit
8 3 (3.66%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.66%) JIRA
8 3 (3.66%) NetBeans
8 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.22%) EasyMock
9 1 (1.22%) Grunt
9 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.22%) Back Office
3 1 (1.22%) Billing
3 1 (1.22%) Electronics
3 1 (1.22%) Military
3 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.71%) CakePHP
2 20 (24.39%) XML
3 19 (23.17%) jQuery
4 18 (21.95%) AngularJS
5 15 (18.29%) .NET
5 15 (18.29%) JSON
6 14 (17.07%) CSS
6 14 (17.07%) HTML
6 14 (17.07%) RESTful
7 12 (14.63%) LAMP
8 11 (13.41%) REST
8 11 (13.41%) SOAP
9 6 (7.32%) Laravel
9 6 (7.32%) LESS
9 6 (7.32%) Web Services
10 5 (6.10%) Ajax
10 5 (6.10%) JSF
10 5 (6.10%) Spring
11 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
2 3 (3.66%) NHS
2 3 (3.66%) Replication
3 1 (1.22%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.22%) Informatics
3 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.83%) Linux
2 20 (24.39%) Android
2 20 (24.39%) Unix
3 12 (14.63%) CentOS
3 12 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (10.98%) Windows
5 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.71%) OO PHP
3 19 (23.17%) MVC
4 18 (21.95%) Scrum
5 17 (20.73%) Automated Testing
5 17 (20.73%) Unit Testing
6 15 (18.29%) Android Development
6 15 (18.29%) SDLC
7 13 (15.85%) Release Management
8 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.54%) OOP
10 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (6.10%) OO
12 4 (4.88%) UML
13 3 (3.66%) Code Coverage
13 3 (3.66%) Data Modelling
13 3 (3.66%) Network Management
13 3 (3.66%) SOA
13 3 (3.66%) SysML
13 3 (3.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.66%) SQL
2 32 (39.02%) PHP
3 31 (37.80%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.07%) C#
5 13 (15.85%) Java
6 7 (8.54%) C++
6 7 (8.54%) Python
7 5 (6.10%) Scala
8 3 (3.66%) Tcl
9 1 (1.22%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (14.63%) CCNP
1 12 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) Degree
5 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.51%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.22%) MISRA
2 1 (1.22%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Google
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Telerik
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.22%) HP