The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Technical Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Developer
Rank 240 236 248
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 12 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.36% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.38% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 27 7
Median daily rate £350 £440 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% -2.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £420 £455
% change year-on-year
+10.11% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Technical Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7813 9355 8723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.76% 94.71% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4742 5626 4826
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 435 463
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Technical Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Technical Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Technical Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +11 4 £350 -22.22%
Hampshire +3 4 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Middlesex -1 1 £350 -
Oxfordshire -24 1 £415 -5.68%
Technical Developer
England

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Technical 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 South East region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Spring
3 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (27.78%) JUnit
4 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
4 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Benchmarking
5 4 (22.22%) Validation
5 4 (22.22%) OLTP
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 4 (22.22%) Apache
5 4 (22.22%) HBase
5 4 (22.22%) Gradle
5 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 4 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (22.22%) HDFS
5 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
5 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
5 4 (22.22%) Spark Streaming
5 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
5 4 (22.22%) PaaS
5 4 (22.22%) BDD

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (22.22%) GemFire
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (5.56%) DOC1
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (11.11%) Temenos T24
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) GitHub
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
1 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 4 (22.22%) HBase
1 4 (22.22%) OLTP
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
2 5 (27.78%) JUnit
3 4 (22.22%) Gradle
3 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) JSON
2 4 (22.22%) Kafka
2 4 (22.22%) Spark Streaming
2 4 (22.22%) Spring Boot
2 4 (22.22%) Spring Integration
3 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) J2EE
3 2 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
4 1 (5.56%) JCE
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
2 4 (22.22%) BDD
2 4 (22.22%) Benchmarking
2 4 (22.22%) TDD
2 4 (22.22%) Validation
3 3 (16.67%) B2B
3 3 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
4 2 (11.11%) ETL
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 3 (16.67%) C
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) ABAP
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) OCP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) HDFS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) SAP