The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 7 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 30 29 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 15.87% 19.46% 24.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.39% 19.59% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 11
Average daily rate £363 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.59% +7.85%
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 Winchester 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
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
183 148 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 96.83% 99.33% 98.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 104 44
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £540 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 12
Average hourly rate £37.50 £14.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.62% -32.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.35 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Developer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Developer Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 31 (53.45%) Java
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (39.66%) Spring
3 23 (39.66%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (36.21%) ActiveMQ
4 21 (36.21%) Scrum
4 21 (36.21%) JUnit
4 21 (36.21%) JBoss
4 21 (36.21%) Apache Camel
5 20 (34.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (32.76%) Subversion
6 19 (32.76%) XML
6 19 (32.76%) Gradle
7 18 (31.03%) Hibernate
7 18 (31.03%) Unit Testing
8 17 (29.31%) Functional Testing
8 17 (29.31%) Cucumber
9 16 (27.59%) Selenium
10 15 (25.86%) Checkstyle
10 15 (25.86%) Artifactory
10 15 (25.86%) Change Control
10 15 (25.86%) FindBugs
11 13 (22.41%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (22.41%) NHibernate
11 13 (22.41%) JIRA
11 13 (22.41%) Oracle
11 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
11 13 (22.41%) Entity Framework
12 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
12 12 (20.69%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 21 (36.21%) JBoss
2 10 (17.24%) Apache
3 7 (12.07%) Node.js
3 7 (12.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
5 2 (3.45%) Moodle
6 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Boomi
2 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.90%) iPaaS
3 3 (5.17%) AtomSphere
3 3 (5.17%) SaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Force.com
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) LDAP
3 1 (1.72%) CTI
3 1 (1.72%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.72%) MS Access
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (36.21%) JUnit
2 20 (34.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (32.76%) Gradle
3 19 (32.76%) Subversion
4 17 (29.31%) Cucumber
5 16 (27.59%) Selenium
6 15 (25.86%) Artifactory
6 15 (25.86%) Checkstyle
6 15 (25.86%) FindBugs
7 13 (22.41%) JIRA
8 5 (8.62%) JMeter
9 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.72%) Liquibase
10 1 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.72%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) Spring
2 21 (36.21%) ActiveMQ
2 21 (36.21%) Apache Camel
3 19 (32.76%) XML
4 18 (31.03%) Hibernate
5 13 (22.41%) Entity Framework
5 13 (22.41%) NHibernate
6 11 (18.97%) REST
7 10 (17.24%) CSS
7 10 (17.24%) HTML
8 7 (12.07%) jQuery
8 7 (12.07%) SOAP
8 7 (12.07%) Web Services
9 4 (6.90%) Classic ASP
9 4 (6.90%) CSS3
9 4 (6.90%) DCOM
9 4 (6.90%) HTML5
9 4 (6.90%) Middleware
9 4 (6.90%) SAML
9 4 (6.90%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Smart Meter
2 3 (5.17%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (5.17%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.45%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.45%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (39.66%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (36.21%) Scrum
4 18 (31.03%) Unit Testing
5 17 (29.31%) Functional Testing
6 15 (25.86%) Change Control
7 12 (20.69%) MVC
7 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
8 11 (18.97%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (17.24%) Software Testing
10 9 (15.52%) CRM
10 9 (15.52%) UML
11 7 (12.07%) Content Management
11 7 (12.07%) User Stories
12 6 (10.34%) SOA
12 6 (10.34%) Web Development
13 5 (8.62%) ERP
13 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
13 5 (8.62%) Open Source
13 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Java
2 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
3 7 (12.07%) PHP
4 6 (10.34%) C#
4 6 (10.34%) SQL
5 5 (8.62%) C++
5 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.90%) Python
6 4 (6.90%) Ruby
6 4 (6.90%) VB
6 4 (6.90%) VB6
7 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) Groovy
7 1 (1.72%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) OCA
1 2 (3.45%) OCAJ
1 2 (3.45%) OCP
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) OpenAM
1 3 (5.17%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.79%) Dell
4 6 (10.34%) SAP
5 4 (6.90%) Informatica
5 4 (6.90%) Sitecore
6 3 (5.17%) ForgeRock
6 3 (5.17%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.17%) WSO2
7 2 (3.45%) Arqiva
8 1 (1.72%) PTC
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