The median contractor rate for a Developer was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 59 85 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 44.03% 46.45% 31.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.83% 46.96% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 58 38
Median daily rate £330 £333 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.75% +6.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +18.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 126 181 219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 94.03% 98.91% 96.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 119 125
Median daily rate £340 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.20% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.66% -57.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Brighton

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Developer in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Brighton

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Brighton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Brighton

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Brighton

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Brighton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 76 (55.07%) JavaScript
2 59 (42.75%) HTML
2 59 (42.75%) CSS
3 49 (35.51%) .NET
4 47 (34.06%) AngularJS
5 44 (31.88%) MVC
6 38 (27.54%) C#
7 36 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (23.91%) SQL
9 31 (22.46%) SQL Server
10 29 (21.01%) ASP.NET
11 28 (20.29%) Front End Development
12 26 (18.84%) jQuery
13 24 (17.39%) MySQL
13 24 (17.39%) Java
13 24 (17.39%) PHP
14 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 20 (14.49%) HTML5
16 18 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (13.04%) Web Development
16 18 (13.04%) CSS3
17 17 (12.32%) Git (software)
17 17 (12.32%) XML
17 17 (12.32%) Microsoft
18 14 (10.14%) Linux
18 14 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
18 14 (10.14%) .NET Framework
18 14 (10.14%) Node.js
19 12 (8.70%) React
20 11 (7.97%) Games

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.35%) Jetty
2 6 (4.35%) Moodle
3 5 (3.62%) Drupal
4 4 (2.90%) IIS
5 3 (2.17%) CMS
6 2 (1.45%) SAS
6 2 (1.45%) WordPress
7 1 (0.72%) Apache
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.45%) Boomi
4 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.72%) GitHub
5 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) Internet
1 2 (1.45%) Intranet
2 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.39%) MySQL
3 10 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.62%) SQLite
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.45%) DataStage
8 2 (1.45%) Power BI
8 2 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.72%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.72%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.72%) Redis
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (12.32%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.25%) Maven
3 6 (4.35%) JUnit
4 5 (3.62%) TestNG
5 4 (2.90%) CircleCI
5 4 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.17%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.45%) Grunt
7 2 (1.45%) Mocha
7 2 (1.45%) Selenium
7 2 (1.45%) Subversion
8 1 (0.72%) Ant
8 1 (0.72%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.72%) JMeter
8 1 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.72%) NUnit
8 1 (0.72%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 11 (7.97%) Games
2 10 (7.25%) Finance
3 7 (5.07%) Advertising
4 5 (3.62%) Banking
5 2 (1.45%) Back Office
6 1 (0.72%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (42.75%) CSS
1 59 (42.75%) HTML
2 49 (35.51%) .NET
3 47 (34.06%) AngularJS
4 29 (21.01%) ASP.NET
5 26 (18.84%) jQuery
6 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (14.49%) HTML5
8 18 (13.04%) CSS3
9 17 (12.32%) XML
10 14 (10.14%) .NET Framework
10 14 (10.14%) Node.js
11 12 (8.70%) React
12 11 (7.97%) XSLT
13 10 (7.25%) Spring
14 8 (5.80%) Entity Framework
14 8 (5.80%) Hibernate
14 8 (5.80%) J2EE
14 8 (5.80%) Web Services
15 7 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.07%) User Experience
2 3 (2.17%) Mobile Games
3 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.45%) Fintech
3 2 (1.45%) iPhone
3 2 (1.45%) Online Games
4 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.72%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.14%) Linux
2 8 (5.80%) Android
3 5 (3.62%) Unix
4 3 (2.17%) Windows
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.88%) MVC
2 36 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (20.29%) Front End Development
4 18 (13.04%) Web Development
5 9 (6.52%) OO
5 9 (6.52%) TDD
6 7 (5.07%) Android Development
6 7 (5.07%) ETL
7 6 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 5 (3.62%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (3.62%) E-Commerce
8 5 (3.62%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (3.62%) Migration
8 5 (3.62%) Scrum
8 5 (3.62%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.90%) BDD
9 4 (2.90%) SOLID
10 3 (2.17%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (2.17%) iOS Development
10 3 (2.17%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 76 (55.07%) JavaScript
2 38 (27.54%) C#
3 33 (23.91%) SQL
4 24 (17.39%) Java
4 24 (17.39%) PHP
5 7 (5.07%) Python
6 5 (3.62%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.90%) C++
7 4 (2.90%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.17%) Apex Code
8 3 (2.17%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.17%) XPath
9 1 (0.72%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.72%) C
9 1 (0.72%) ES6
9 1 (0.72%) Perl
9 1 (0.72%) Ruby
9 1 (0.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) Ansible
2 1 (0.72%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 17 (12.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.07%) Oracle
3 3 (2.17%) Informatica
3 3 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (2.17%) Tableau
4 2 (1.45%) Dell
5 1 (0.72%) Coverity
5 1 (0.72%) Progress
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.72%) Veracode
5 1 (0.72%) Xamarin
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