The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 78 49 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.42% 18.28% 11.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.67% 19.07% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 32 16
Average daily rate £320 £300 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £228 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £27.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +43.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
360 257 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.24% 95.90% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 160 122
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 47 48
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.35 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Developer
Hampshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 60 (40.82%) HTML
2 57 (38.78%) CSS
3 52 (35.37%) SQL
4 45 (30.61%) JavaScript
5 38 (25.85%) SQL Server
6 34 (23.13%) jQuery
7 30 (20.41%) .NET
8 29 (19.73%) Security Cleared
9 27 (18.37%) CSS3
10 25 (17.01%) HTML5
11 24 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
12 22 (14.97%) C#
13 21 (14.29%) XML
13 21 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 20 (13.61%) Java
14 20 (13.61%) Retail
14 20 (13.61%) Ajax
15 19 (12.93%) C++
16 18 (12.24%) Scrum
16 18 (12.24%) Sass
17 16 (10.88%) Software Engineering
17 16 (10.88%) PHP
18 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET
18 15 (10.20%) Web Services
19 14 (9.52%) E-Commerce
19 14 (9.52%) MySQL
19 14 (9.52%) Oracle
19 14 (9.52%) C
20 13 (8.84%) JSP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (7.48%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.76%) Liferay
3 6 (4.08%) WordPress
4 5 (3.40%) IIS
5 3 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.36%) CMS
6 2 (1.36%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) SAS
7 1 (0.68%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.68%) Drupal
7 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (2.04%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.36%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.68%) MS Office
5 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Magento
2 2 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) Internet
2 6 (4.08%) Network Security
3 4 (2.72%) CTI
3 4 (2.72%) HTTP
3 4 (2.72%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.04%) SSL
5 2 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.36%) SMTP
6 1 (0.68%) LDAP
6 1 (0.68%) DNS
6 1 (0.68%) GSM
6 1 (0.68%) 3GPP
6 1 (0.68%) VoIP
6 1 (0.68%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.52%) MySQL
3 13 (8.84%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.76%) QlikView
7 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.40%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.40%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.04%) PerformancePoint
9 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (1.36%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 2 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.68%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.68%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (6.80%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.44%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (4.76%) Subversion
4 4 (2.72%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.04%) RSpec
5 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.04%) Moq
5 3 (2.04%) Hudson
5 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.36%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.68%) Xcode
7 1 (0.68%) JMeter
7 1 (0.68%) Maven
7 1 (0.68%) Selenium
7 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 20 (13.61%) Retail
2 6 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.40%) Finance
4 3 (2.04%) Back Office
4 3 (2.04%) Electronics
4 3 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.68%) Military
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (40.82%) HTML
2 57 (38.78%) CSS
3 34 (23.13%) jQuery
4 30 (20.41%) .NET
5 27 (18.37%) CSS3
6 25 (17.01%) HTML5
7 21 (14.29%) XML
8 20 (13.61%) Ajax
9 18 (12.24%) Sass
10 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET
10 15 (10.20%) Web Services
11 13 (8.84%) JSP
11 13 (8.84%) JSON
12 10 (6.80%) Spring
12 10 (6.80%) SOAP
13 9 (6.12%) Hibernate
14 7 (4.76%) WinForms
14 7 (4.76%) RESTful
14 7 (4.76%) Java EE
14 7 (4.76%) Apache CXF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.40%) Replication
2 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.36%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (1.36%) Graphic Design
3 2 (1.36%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.36%) Physics
3 2 (1.36%) Data Extraction
3 2 (1.36%) Open Source
4 1 (0.68%) DTV
4 1 (0.68%) iPhone
4 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.68%) iPad
4 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.84%) Windows
2 12 (8.16%) Linux
3 5 (3.40%) Android
3 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (12.24%) Scrum
3 16 (10.88%) Software Engineering
4 14 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 12 (8.16%) MVC
6 11 (7.48%) OO
6 11 (7.48%) SEO
6 11 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (6.80%) Web Development
7 10 (6.80%) Migration
8 9 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (5.44%) Refactoring
9 8 (5.44%) Data Modelling
10 7 (4.76%) TDD
10 7 (4.76%) Pair Programming
11 6 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (4.08%) Predictive Modelling
11 6 (4.08%) OOP
11 6 (4.08%) ITIL
12 5 (3.40%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 52 (35.37%) SQL
2 45 (30.61%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.97%) C#
4 20 (13.61%) Java
5 19 (12.93%) C++
6 16 (10.88%) PHP
7 14 (9.52%) C
8 7 (4.76%) Python
8 7 (4.76%) VB
8 7 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.08%) VBA
9 6 (4.08%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.40%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.40%) PHP5
11 3 (2.04%) Ruby
12 2 (1.36%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (1.36%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (1.36%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.36%) Delphi
13 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (19.73%) Security Cleared
2 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.40%) Degree
4 3 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.52%) Oracle
3 12 (8.16%) ATG
4 8 (5.44%) Talend
5 4 (2.72%) Zend
5 4 (2.72%) Adobe
6 2 (1.36%) Twitter
6 2 (1.36%) Remedy
6 2 (1.36%) BMC
6 2 (1.36%) JBoss
6 2 (1.36%) SAP
7 1 (0.68%) Siebel
7 1 (0.68%) Informatica
7 1 (0.68%) Lotus
7 1 (0.68%) Apple
7 1 (0.68%) Thunderhead
7 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.68%) Google
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