The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 31 51 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.36% 20.08% 35.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.22% 20.73% 37.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 60
Median daily rate £346 £348 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.35% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £297 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £38.88 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.66%
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 Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
218 246 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 93.97% 96.85% 93.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 172 186
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.56 £33.70 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Southampton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 28 (40.00%) HTML
2 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 26 (37.14%) CSS
3 24 (34.29%) .NET
4 19 (27.14%) SQL
4 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (22.86%) MVC
5 16 (22.86%) C#
5 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
5 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
6 14 (20.00%) HTML5
7 12 (17.14%) TDD
7 12 (17.14%) Java
7 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.29%) Web Development
9 9 (12.86%) CSS3
10 7 (10.00%) BDD
10 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.00%) Front End Development
10 7 (10.00%) Scrum
10 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
10 7 (10.00%) Web Services
10 7 (10.00%) Python
11 6 (8.57%) PHP
11 6 (8.57%) Finance
11 6 (8.57%) Retail
11 6 (8.57%) React

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.71%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
3 3 (4.29%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.86%) Commerce Server
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.43%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) DNS
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.86%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.43%) Big Data
6 1 (1.43%) HBase
6 1 (1.43%) OLAP
6 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.43%) Sqoop
6 1 (1.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.14%) Grunt
2 5 (7.14%) gulp
2 5 (7.14%) webpack
3 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.29%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.29%) Maven
4 3 (4.29%) Selenium
4 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.86%) JUnit
5 2 (2.86%) Mockito
5 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.43%) Ant
6 1 (1.43%) ERwin
6 1 (1.43%) Hudson
6 1 (1.43%) MSI
6 1 (1.43%) NUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Robotium
6 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.43%) WiX
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
1 6 (8.57%) Retail
2 4 (5.71%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Electronics
3 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.00%) HTML
2 26 (37.14%) CSS
3 24 (34.29%) .NET
4 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
5 14 (20.00%) HTML5
6 9 (12.86%) CSS3
7 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.00%) Web Services
8 6 (8.57%) React
8 6 (8.57%) RESTful
9 5 (7.14%) Redux
9 5 (7.14%) XML
10 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (5.71%) WCF
11 3 (4.29%) jQuery
11 3 (4.29%) LINQ
11 3 (4.29%) LINQ to SQL
11 3 (4.29%) Node.js
11 3 (4.29%) REST
11 3 (4.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
1 3 (4.29%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) User Experience
2 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
2 2 (2.86%) W3C
3 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Linux
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) MVC
3 12 (17.14%) TDD
4 10 (14.29%) Web Development
5 7 (10.00%) BDD
5 7 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 7 (10.00%) Scrum
6 5 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.71%) CRM
7 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.71%) OO
7 4 (5.71%) OOP
7 4 (5.71%) Open Source
8 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.29%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.29%) DevOps
8 3 (4.29%) Kanban
8 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.86%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.86%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 19 (27.14%) SQL
3 16 (22.86%) C#
4 12 (17.14%) Java
5 7 (10.00%) Python
5 7 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.57%) PHP
7 5 (7.14%) ES6
7 5 (7.14%) Scala
8 3 (4.29%) VBA
9 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.86%) C
9 2 (2.86%) F#
9 2 (2.86%) Groovy
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby
10 1 (1.43%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.43%) Go
10 1 (1.43%) SOQL
10 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) WCAG
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Firmware
1 1 (1.43%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (5.71%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.29%) ATG
4 3 (4.29%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) Sencha
5 2 (2.86%) Splunk
6 1 (1.43%) Apple
6 1 (1.43%) BMC
6 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.43%) Cognos
6 1 (1.43%) Cramer
6 1 (1.43%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.43%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.43%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.43%) MapR
6 1 (1.43%) Remedy
6 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
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