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 23 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 23.26% 9.62% 12.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.39% 9.80% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £298 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% +38.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £240 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £356 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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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
41 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 95.35% 98.08% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 27
Average daily rate £369 £345 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £234 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £12.50 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.25 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) OO
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) Veritas
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) AIX
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) FCoE
2 5 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (26.67%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe
5 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (13.33%) Automotive
5 2 (13.33%) Adobe AIR
5 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) Java

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
1 5 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 5 (33.33%) FCoE
1 5 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.67%) MS Access
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) QlikView
1 1 (6.67%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (13.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe AIR
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) D-Bus
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) iOS SDK
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (6.67%) STL
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) iPhone
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) OO
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Perl
2 4 (26.67%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
4 2 (13.33%) ActionScript
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (6.67%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
1 5 (33.33%) Veritas
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Adobe
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus
4 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com