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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 33 74 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.92% 20.05% 24.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.54% 20.67% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 53 67
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.04 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.74% +5.82%
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 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
227 358 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 95.78% 97.02% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 248 253
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 29 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -58.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £27.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 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 Southampton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 36 (46.15%) CSS
2 34 (43.59%) HTML
3 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (29.49%) .NET
6 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
7 19 (24.36%) C#
7 19 (24.36%) HTML5
8 18 (23.08%) SQL
9 17 (21.79%) Java
10 16 (20.51%) MVC
10 16 (20.51%) CSS3
11 14 (17.95%) Front End Development
11 14 (17.95%) Windows
12 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 12 (15.38%) TDD
13 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
14 11 (14.10%) CMS
15 10 (12.82%) OO
15 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
15 10 (12.82%) Web Services
15 10 (12.82%) XML
15 10 (12.82%) AngularJS
16 9 (11.54%) Mockito
16 9 (11.54%) jQuery
17 8 (10.26%) PHP
17 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
17 8 (10.26%) Spring
17 8 (10.26%) Selenium
18 7 (8.97%) Content Management

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 11 (14.10%) CMS
2 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.13%) WordPress
4 3 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.28%) Drupal
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) MODX
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.28%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (1.28%) DNS
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.69%) MySQL
2 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.28%) MS Access
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.54%) Mockito
3 8 (10.26%) Selenium
4 5 (6.41%) Hamcrest
4 5 (6.41%) JMeter
4 5 (6.41%) Subversion
5 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.13%) JUnit
5 4 (5.13%) Maven
5 4 (5.13%) PHPUnit
5 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.85%) Gradle
6 3 (3.85%) gulp
6 3 (3.85%) Jasmine
6 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.56%) Grunt
8 1 (1.28%) Appium
8 1 (1.28%) JIRA
8 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.41%) Publishing
2 1 (1.28%) Advertising
2 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.15%) CSS
2 34 (43.59%) HTML
3 23 (29.49%) .NET
4 19 (24.36%) HTML5
5 16 (20.51%) CSS3
6 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 10 (12.82%) AngularJS
7 10 (12.82%) Web Services
7 10 (12.82%) XML
8 9 (11.54%) jQuery
9 8 (10.26%) Spring
10 7 (8.97%) RESTful
11 6 (7.69%) JSON
12 4 (5.13%) Express
12 4 (5.13%) Node.js
12 4 (5.13%) React
12 4 (5.13%) REST
12 4 (5.13%) Sass
12 4 (5.13%) Spring MVC
12 4 (5.13%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.85%) Blog
2 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.85%) User Experience
3 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.95%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Linux
3 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.13%) Android
4 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (20.51%) MVC
3 14 (17.95%) Front End Development
4 12 (15.38%) TDD
5 10 (12.82%) OO
6 7 (8.97%) Content Management
7 6 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 6 (7.69%) Scrum
7 6 (7.69%) Web Development
8 5 (6.41%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.13%) BDD
9 4 (5.13%) Microservices
9 4 (5.13%) OOP
9 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.85%) Information Management
10 3 (3.85%) Line Management
10 3 (3.85%) SDLC
10 3 (3.85%) Software Licensing
10 3 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.85%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 19 (24.36%) C#
3 18 (23.08%) SQL
4 17 (21.79%) Java
5 8 (10.26%) PHP
6 7 (8.97%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.13%) Objective-C
8 3 (3.85%) C++
8 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.56%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.56%) Ruby
9 2 (2.56%) VB
9 2 (2.56%) VBA
10 1 (1.28%) C
10 1 (1.28%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (1.28%) Go
10 1 (1.28%) Python
10 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.28%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.28%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
2 4 (5.13%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.85%) Apple
4 2 (2.56%) Sencha
4 2 (2.56%) webMethods
5 1 (1.28%) Adobe
5 1 (1.28%) BMC
5 1 (1.28%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.28%) HP
5 1 (1.28%) RedGate
5 1 (1.28%) Remedy
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