The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex 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 29 July 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 Sussex 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 4 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 10.00% 29.63% 26.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 29.63% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate
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£370 £300 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 95.00% 100.00% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 12
Average daily rate £370 £365 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% -10.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £444 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Developer
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Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sussex 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 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sussex 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL