The median contractor rate for a Developer was £345 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

Developer
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 132 119 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 48.71% 42.05% 29.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 49.81% 43.59% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 69 75
Median daily rate £345 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.82% +34.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £553 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 265 273 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 97.79% 96.47% 98.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 160 250
Median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £293 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 16
Median hourly rate £11.93 £16.84 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.15% +5.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in East Sussex

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in East Sussex

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in East Sussex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in East Sussex

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in East Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton 0 92 £330 -28.64% 34
Hove +3 22 £450 +29.03% 1
Hastings - 10 £345 -
Lewes +4 1 £375 - 3
Uckfield - 1 £375 - 1
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 East Sussex region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 91 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 86 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (35.75%) HTML
4 77 (34.84%) CSS
5 74 (33.48%) AngularJS
6 69 (31.22%) C#
7 59 (26.70%) SQL
8 58 (26.24%) .NET
9 46 (20.81%) Web Development
9 46 (20.81%) Front End Development
10 38 (17.19%) MVC
11 36 (16.29%) Java
12 35 (15.84%) TDD
12 35 (15.84%) jQuery
13 33 (14.93%) ASP.NET
14 32 (14.48%) SQL Server
15 29 (13.12%) Node.js
16 24 (10.86%) BDD
16 24 (10.86%) HTML5
16 24 (10.86%) T-SQL
16 24 (10.86%) PHP
16 24 (10.86%) Finance
17 23 (10.41%) CSS3
17 23 (10.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 21 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
18 21 (9.50%) Git (software)
18 21 (9.50%) Microsoft
18 21 (9.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 20 (9.05%) Angular 2
20 19 (8.60%) Continuous Integration

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (6.33%) CMS
2 9 (4.07%) IIS
3 7 (3.17%) Confluence
3 7 (3.17%) WordPress
4 6 (2.71%) Drupal
5 5 (2.26%) Moodle
6 4 (1.81%) SAS
7 2 (0.90%) AquaLogic
7 2 (0.90%) DNN
7 2 (0.90%) JBoss
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.90%) StreamWeaver
7 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.45%) Apache
8 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.45%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.50%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.60%) AWS Lambda
3 8 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.36%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.36%) Boomi
6 2 (0.90%) GitHub
6 2 (0.90%) SaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.36%) MQTT
2 2 (0.90%) Internet
2 2 (0.90%) Intranet
3 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.48%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (8.14%) MySQL
4 14 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (3.17%) Big Data
6 7 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.71%) Lumira
7 6 (2.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.81%) MariaDB
10 3 (1.36%) DataStage
10 3 (1.36%) PowerCenter
10 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (9.50%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.24%) Jenkins
3 15 (6.79%) Jasmine
4 14 (6.33%) Mocha
5 9 (4.07%) Gradle
6 8 (3.62%) Maven
7 7 (3.17%) Bitbucket
7 7 (3.17%) JIRA
7 7 (3.17%) Mercurial
7 7 (3.17%) Subversion
7 7 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.71%) Checkstyle
8 6 (2.71%) Cobertura
8 6 (2.71%) FindBugs
8 6 (2.71%) JUnit
8 6 (2.71%) Mockito
8 6 (2.71%) TestNG
9 5 (2.26%) Protractor
10 4 (1.81%) Grunt
10 4 (1.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (10.86%) Finance
2 12 (5.43%) Banking
3 8 (3.62%) Advertising
4 4 (1.81%) Marketing
5 3 (1.36%) Games
6 2 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (35.75%) HTML
2 77 (34.84%) CSS
3 74 (33.48%) AngularJS
4 58 (26.24%) .NET
5 35 (15.84%) jQuery
6 33 (14.93%) ASP.NET
7 29 (13.12%) Node.js
8 24 (10.86%) HTML5
9 23 (10.41%) CSS3
10 21 (9.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (9.05%) Angular 2
12 18 (8.14%) Web Services
13 16 (7.24%) .NET Framework
14 15 (6.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (6.79%) Entity Framework
15 14 (6.33%) SOAP
16 13 (5.88%) React
16 13 (5.88%) Redux
16 13 (5.88%) REST
17 12 (5.43%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.17%) User Experience
3 6 (2.71%) Smart Home
4 5 (2.26%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.90%) Fintech
6 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.45%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (4.98%) Linux
2 4 (1.81%) Android
2 4 (1.81%) Windows
3 2 (0.90%) MVS
3 2 (0.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (38.91%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (20.81%) Front End Development
2 46 (20.81%) Web Development
3 38 (17.19%) MVC
4 35 (15.84%) TDD
5 24 (10.86%) BDD
6 19 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (8.14%) Scrum
8 17 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
9 16 (7.24%) ETL
10 13 (5.88%) Test Automation
11 11 (4.98%) Unit Testing
11 11 (4.98%) Visualisation
12 9 (4.07%) Migration
12 9 (4.07%) OO
13 8 (3.62%) Data Analysis
14 6 (2.71%) Analytics
14 6 (2.71%) Content Management
14 6 (2.71%) Data Management
14 6 (2.71%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 91 (41.18%) JavaScript
2 69 (31.22%) C#
3 59 (26.70%) SQL
4 36 (16.29%) Java
5 24 (10.86%) PHP
5 24 (10.86%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.43%) TypeScript
7 10 (4.52%) C++
8 5 (2.26%) Apex Code
9 4 (1.81%) ES6
10 3 (1.36%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.90%) C
11 2 (0.90%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.90%) Python
11 2 (0.90%) R
11 2 (0.90%) VB
12 1 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (2.26%) Degree
2 4 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.71%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 11 (4.98%) Terraform
2 6 (2.71%) Consul
2 6 (2.71%) Prometheus
3 2 (0.90%) Ansible
3 2 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (9.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.43%) Oracle
3 6 (2.71%) Informatica
4 5 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.81%) Tableau
6 3 (1.36%) Dell
6 3 (1.36%) SAP
7 2 (0.90%) Facebook
7 2 (0.90%) IBM
7 2 (0.90%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.90%) Telerik
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) Progress
8 1 (0.45%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.45%) Zend
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
Computer People
Rate: £170 - £180 per day
Posted: 6 days ago