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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 43 59 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 15.19% 18.27% 26.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.23% 18.61% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 46
Median daily rate £415 £340 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.05% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £400 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
- +9.45%
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
265 317 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 93.64% 98.14% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 212 194
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 30 (41.10%) HTML
1 30 (41.10%) CSS
2 27 (36.99%) JavaScript
3 24 (32.88%) .NET
4 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
5 18 (24.66%) SQL
5 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
6 17 (23.29%) C#
6 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (21.92%) MVC
7 16 (21.92%) HTML5
8 13 (17.81%) Java
9 12 (16.44%) TDD
10 10 (13.70%) VB.NET
10 10 (13.70%) CSS3
11 9 (12.33%) Web Services
11 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
11 9 (12.33%) Web Development
12 8 (10.96%) XML
13 7 (9.59%) Python
13 7 (9.59%) PHP
13 7 (9.59%) Sitecore
13 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
13 7 (9.59%) BDD
13 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
13 7 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
13 7 (9.59%) Front End Development
14 6 (8.22%) 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 6 (8.22%) CMS
1 6 (8.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (4.11%) IIS
4 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.74%) Commerce Server
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.37%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.37%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.11%) MySQL
5 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.37%) HBase
7 1 (1.37%) OLAP
7 1 (1.37%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.37%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.85%) Grunt
2 5 (6.85%) gulp
2 5 (6.85%) webpack
3 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.11%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.11%) Maven
4 3 (4.11%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.74%) JUnit
5 2 (2.74%) Mockito
5 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.37%) ERwin
6 1 (1.37%) Hudson
6 1 (1.37%) JBehave
6 1 (1.37%) MSI
6 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.37%) Robotium
6 1 (1.37%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.37%) WiX
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Advertising
4 1 (1.37%) Electronics
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.10%) CSS
1 30 (41.10%) HTML
2 24 (32.88%) .NET
3 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
4 16 (21.92%) HTML5
5 10 (13.70%) CSS3
6 9 (12.33%) Web Services
7 8 (10.96%) XML
8 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.22%) React
9 6 (8.22%) RESTful
10 5 (6.85%) Redux
11 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (5.48%) jQuery
11 4 (5.48%) WCF
12 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (4.11%) Express
12 3 (4.11%) Kendo UI
12 3 (4.11%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (4.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.11%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
3 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.74%) W3C
4 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Linux
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Android
2 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.92%) MVC
3 12 (16.44%) TDD
4 9 (12.33%) Web Development
5 7 (9.59%) BDD
5 7 (9.59%) Front End Development
6 6 (8.22%) Scrum
7 5 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.85%) OO
8 4 (5.48%) OOP
8 4 (5.48%) Open Source
9 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.11%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.11%) DevOps
9 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.11%) Kanban
9 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.74%) Data Management
10 2 (2.74%) Software Testing
10 2 (2.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.99%) JavaScript
2 18 (24.66%) SQL
3 17 (23.29%) C#
4 13 (17.81%) Java
5 10 (13.70%) VB.NET
6 7 (9.59%) PHP
6 7 (9.59%) Python
7 5 (6.85%) ES6
7 5 (6.85%) Scala
8 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.11%) VBA
9 2 (2.74%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.74%) C
9 2 (2.74%) F#
9 2 (2.74%) Groovy
9 2 (2.74%) Ruby
9 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) WCAG
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
1 1 (1.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Sitecore
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Apple
4 2 (2.74%) ATG
4 2 (2.74%) SAP
4 2 (2.74%) Sencha
4 2 (2.74%) Splunk
4 2 (2.74%) webMethods
5 1 (1.37%) BMC
5 1 (1.37%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.37%) Cognos
5 1 (1.37%) Cramer
5 1 (1.37%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.37%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.37%) MapR
5 1 (1.37%) Remedy
5 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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