The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sussex region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 22.22% 13.16% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.09% 14.29% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £475 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +13.63%
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sussex 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
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23 35 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 85.19% 92.11% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 26
Median daily rate £385 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £215 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +257.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Sussex region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Sussex

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) CQRS
3 3 (33.33%) Gradle
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) Scala
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (11.11%) Play Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) User Experience

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Gradle
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
4 1 (11.11%) Handlebars
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (11.11%) Play Framework
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (33.33%) CQRS
3 3 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) ABAP
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP