The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 89 52 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 24.38% 15.62% 20.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.25% 16.10% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 28 30
Average daily rate
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£350 £314 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.55% +4.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £243 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £383 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
339 323 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 92.88% 97.00% 96.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 209 143
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 48 68
Average hourly rate £27.00 £13.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.36% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 August 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 61 (39.87%) JavaScript
2 50 (32.68%) HTML
2 50 (32.68%) CSS
3 44 (28.76%) SQL
4 38 (24.84%) TDD
5 33 (21.57%) Java
6 29 (18.95%) C#
6 29 (18.95%) Scrum
7 28 (18.30%) .NET
8 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
8 26 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (16.99%) HTML5
9 25 (16.34%) Web Services
10 24 (15.69%) SOAP
10 24 (15.69%) jQuery
11 22 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (14.38%) BDD
12 20 (13.07%) MVC
12 20 (13.07%) Security Cleared
12 20 (13.07%) RESTful
12 20 (13.07%) Spring
13 19 (12.42%) CSS3
14 18 (11.76%) AngularJS
14 18 (11.76%) ASP.NET
15 17 (11.11%) Ajax
16 16 (10.46%) Web Development
17 15 (9.80%) Software Engineering
17 15 (9.80%) Apple iOS
18 14 (9.15%) Jenkins
18 14 (9.15%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.50%) Node.js
2 10 (6.54%) CMS
3 8 (5.23%) Apache
3 8 (5.23%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.58%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.92%) SAS
6 5 (3.27%) TeamSite
7 4 (2.61%) WordPress
8 3 (1.96%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.96%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.65%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.65%) Drupal
10 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.65%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.58%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (4.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.54%) HTTP
2 8 (5.23%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.23%) Modbus
2 8 (5.23%) MQTT
3 5 (3.27%) Intranet
4 3 (1.96%) Internet
5 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.99%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.50%) MySQL
3 12 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (5.88%) Redis
6 8 (5.23%) QlikView
7 7 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.27%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.27%) Base SAS
8 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.96%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.31%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (9.15%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.50%) Cucumber
3 12 (7.84%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.84%) Maven
4 9 (5.88%) Selenium
5 7 (4.58%) Subversion
5 7 (4.58%) Mockito
5 7 (4.58%) JUnit
6 5 (3.27%) Jasmine
6 5 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.61%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.61%) PHPUnit
7 4 (2.61%) QUnit
8 3 (1.96%) Grunt
8 3 (1.96%) JSUnit
8 3 (1.96%) RSpec
9 2 (1.31%) Ant
9 2 (1.31%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.31%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (5.23%) Finance
2 5 (3.27%) Back Office
3 4 (2.61%) Marketing
3 4 (2.61%) Retail
4 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Banking
5 1 (0.65%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.65%) Front Office
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (32.68%) HTML
1 50 (32.68%) CSS
2 28 (18.30%) .NET
3 26 (16.99%) HTML5
4 25 (16.34%) Web Services
5 24 (15.69%) SOAP
5 24 (15.69%) jQuery
6 20 (13.07%) RESTful
6 20 (13.07%) Spring
7 19 (12.42%) CSS3
8 18 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 18 (11.76%) ASP.NET
9 17 (11.11%) Ajax
10 14 (9.15%) XML
11 13 (8.50%) Hibernate
11 13 (8.50%) JSON
12 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (6.54%) Cocoa
12 10 (6.54%) Ember.js
12 10 (6.54%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.50%) Open Source
2 11 (7.19%) iPhone
2 11 (7.19%) iPad
3 7 (4.58%) Wiki
4 5 (3.27%) Replication
5 4 (2.61%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.96%) Linked Data
7 2 (1.31%) W3C
7 2 (1.31%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.65%) Social Media
8 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.65%) FMCG
8 1 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.80%) Apple iOS
2 13 (8.50%) Windows
3 9 (5.88%) Linux
4 8 (5.23%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.92%) Android
6 3 (1.96%) CentOS
7 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.84%) TDD
2 29 (18.95%) Scrum
3 26 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (14.38%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (14.38%) BDD
5 20 (13.07%) MVC
6 16 (10.46%) Web Development
7 15 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 13 (8.50%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (7.84%) iOS Development
10 11 (7.19%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.54%) Web Application Development
12 9 (5.88%) Kanban
12 9 (5.88%) OO
13 8 (5.23%) Migration
13 8 (5.23%) Automated Testing
13 8 (5.23%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (4.58%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 7 (4.58%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 61 (39.87%) JavaScript
2 44 (28.76%) SQL
3 33 (21.57%) Java
4 29 (18.95%) C#
5 14 (9.15%) Objective-C
6 10 (6.54%) C
6 10 (6.54%) PHP
7 9 (5.88%) Python
8 8 (5.23%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.92%) VBA
10 5 (3.27%) ActionScript 3.0
10 5 (3.27%) PHP5
10 5 (3.27%) VB
10 5 (3.27%) ActionScript
11 4 (2.61%) C++
12 2 (1.31%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.31%) Perl
13 1 (0.65%) Ruby
13 1 (0.65%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 20 (13.07%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.84%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.92%) Degree
4 4 (2.61%) BC Cleared
5 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.31%) MCTS
6 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.61%) QA
3 2 (1.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.58%) VirtualBox
2 4 (2.61%) Docker
3 3 (1.96%) vCloud
3 3 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.54%) Vagrant
2 8 (5.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (7.19%) Oracle
2 7 (4.58%) Apple
3 6 (3.92%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.61%) Zend
5 3 (1.96%) EMC
5 3 (1.96%) ATG
5 3 (1.96%) VMware
6 2 (1.31%) JBoss
6 2 (1.31%) SAP
6 2 (1.31%) Interwoven
6 2 (1.31%) Google
7 1 (0.65%) Facebook
7 1 (0.65%) Twitter
7 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.65%) webMethods
7 1 (0.65%) Remedy
7 1 (0.65%) BMC
7 1 (0.65%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.65%) Sun
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