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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 2 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 36 38 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.95% 14.50% 23.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.06% 15.38% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 56
Median daily rate £320 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £32.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +13.19%

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
239 247 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 92.64% 94.27% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 172 245
Median daily rate £375 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £158 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 26
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.25 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 30 (39.47%) .NET
2 28 (36.84%) SQL
3 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
4 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (30.26%) HTML
6 21 (27.63%) C#
7 20 (26.32%) CSS
8 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
8 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
9 16 (21.05%) MVC
10 13 (17.11%) Java
11 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 11 (14.47%) Web Development
12 11 (14.47%) HTML5
13 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
14 9 (11.84%) TDD
15 8 (10.53%) Python
15 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
15 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (10.53%) CSS3
16 7 (9.21%) BDD
16 7 (9.21%) Scrum
16 7 (9.21%) Retail
17 6 (7.89%) Web Services
17 6 (7.89%) Finance
17 6 (7.89%) Advertising
17 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
17 6 (7.89%) React
17 6 (7.89%) webpack

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 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.95%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (3.95%) IIS
3 2 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) Commerce Server
3 2 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.32%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.32%) Drupal
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.32%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) Force.com
3 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.32%) MySQL
6 1 (1.32%) OLAP
6 1 (1.32%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.32%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.89%) webpack
3 5 (6.58%) Grunt
3 5 (6.58%) gulp
3 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 3 (3.95%) Maven
6 2 (2.63%) JUnit
6 2 (2.63%) Selenium
6 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.32%) Ant
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.32%) ERwin
7 1 (1.32%) Hudson
7 1 (1.32%) JBehave
7 1 (1.32%) JIRA
7 1 (1.32%) jMock
7 1 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.32%) Mockito
7 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.21%) Retail
2 6 (7.89%) Advertising
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (39.47%) .NET
2 23 (30.26%) HTML
3 20 (26.32%) CSS
4 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
5 11 (14.47%) HTML5
6 8 (10.53%) CSS3
7 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.89%) React
7 6 (7.89%) Web Services
8 5 (6.58%) Redux
8 5 (6.58%) RESTful
9 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (5.26%) XML
10 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (3.95%) jQuery
10 3 (3.95%) Sass
11 2 (2.63%) LINQ to SQL
11 2 (2.63%) REST
11 2 (2.63%) Visualforce
11 2 (2.63%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.63%) User Experience
2 2 (2.63%) W3C
3 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.05%) MVC
3 11 (14.47%) Web Development
4 9 (11.84%) TDD
5 7 (9.21%) BDD
5 7 (9.21%) Scrum
6 6 (7.89%) Front End Development
7 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.58%) CRM
7 5 (6.58%) DevOps
7 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.58%) Open Source
8 4 (5.26%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.95%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.95%) ERP
9 3 (3.95%) Kanban
9 3 (3.95%) OOP
10 2 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.63%) Data Migration
10 2 (2.63%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) SQL
2 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
3 21 (27.63%) C#
4 13 (17.11%) Java
5 8 (10.53%) Python
5 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.58%) ES6
6 5 (6.58%) PHP
6 5 (6.58%) Scala
7 3 (3.95%) VBA
8 2 (2.63%) Apex Code
8 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.63%) C
8 2 (2.63%) F#
8 2 (2.63%) Groovy
9 1 (1.32%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) Go
9 1 (1.32%) SOQL
9 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) WCAG
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
1 1 (1.32%) Firmware
1 1 (1.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Marathon
2 1 (1.32%) Mesos
2 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
2 4 (5.26%) SAP
3 3 (3.95%) ATG
3 3 (3.95%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.63%) Splunk
5 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.32%) Cognos
5 1 (1.32%) Cramer
5 1 (1.32%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.32%) MapR
5 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
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