Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £480 per day in advertised job vacancies in Worthing during the 6 months to 21 November 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
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 116 84 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 46.40% 23.80% 28.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.96% 24.35% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 32
Worthing median daily rate £480 £475 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +21.02% +50.96%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £320
90th Percentile £650 £544 £613
West Sussex median daily rate £443 £407 £368
% change year-on-year +8.66% +10.82% +12.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Worthing median hourly rate £47.50 - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year +10.47% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Worthing
Contract vacancies in Worthing with a recognized job title 247 345 204
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.80% 97.73% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 138 88
Worthing median daily rate £450 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £311 £311 £221
90th Percentile £641 £575 £553
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 6
Worthing median hourly rate £47.50 £13.50 £17.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +251.85% -23.40% +12.80%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.05 £9.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.75 £36.00
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worthing.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Worthing

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Worthing

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worthing

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Worthing over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Worthing

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Worthing

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Worthing region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 93 (80.17%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (57.76%) Git (software)
2 67 (57.76%) Scrum
3 62 (53.45%) Java
4 56 (48.28%) HTML
4 56 (48.28%) CSS
5 55 (47.41%) Spring
6 51 (43.97%) REST
7 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
8 49 (42.24%) Subversion
9 46 (39.66%) HTTP
10 45 (38.79%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (37.93%) Linux
12 43 (37.07%) Web Development
13 42 (36.21%) Scala
14 39 (33.62%) Test Automation
15 36 (31.03%) Unix
16 35 (30.17%) Jenkins
17 33 (28.45%) JSON
18 31 (26.72%) HTML5
19 29 (25.00%) DevOps
20 28 (24.14%) Microservices
20 28 (24.14%) MVC
21 27 (23.28%) Web Design
21 27 (23.28%) Configuration Management
21 27 (23.28%) SOAP
21 27 (23.28%) JUnit
21 27 (23.28%) Relational Database
21 27 (23.28%) Responsive Web Design
22 26 (22.41%) Play Framework

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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 22 (18.97%) WebLogic
2 11 (9.48%) Confluence
2 11 (9.48%) JBoss
3 9 (7.76%) Apache
4 8 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (4.31%) CMS
6 5 (4.31%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (2.59%) Alfresco
7 3 (2.59%) AquaLogic
7 3 (2.59%) Drupal
7 3 (2.59%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.72%) Mule
8 2 (1.72%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.72%) nginx
8 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.72%) WildFly
9 1 (0.86%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.72%) GitHub
1 2 (1.72%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (0.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 46 (39.66%) HTTP
2 10 (8.62%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.90%) SSL
4 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.28%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.48%) MongoDB
4 8 (6.90%) MySQL
5 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 67 (57.76%) Git (software)
2 49 (42.24%) Subversion
3 35 (30.17%) Jenkins
4 27 (23.28%) JUnit
5 24 (20.69%) Selenium
6 21 (18.10%) Maven
7 14 (12.07%) JIRA
8 9 (7.76%) Protractor
9 8 (6.90%) Eclipse
9 8 (6.90%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.59%) JSUnit
10 3 (2.59%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.59%) Vagrant
11 2 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.72%) Gatling
11 2 (1.72%) Grunt
11 2 (1.72%) gulp
11 2 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (1.72%) Sublime Text
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (48.28%) CSS
1 56 (48.28%) HTML
2 55 (47.41%) Spring
3 51 (43.97%) REST
4 33 (28.45%) JSON
5 31 (26.72%) HTML5
6 27 (23.28%) SOAP
7 26 (22.41%) Play Framework
8 24 (20.69%) Hibernate
9 22 (18.97%) CSS3
9 22 (18.97%) EJB
9 22 (18.97%) Spring Boot
9 22 (18.97%) XML
10 19 (16.38%) JPA
11 18 (15.52%) Ajax
11 18 (15.52%) RESTful
12 16 (13.79%) Django
12 16 (13.79%) Guice
12 16 (13.79%) Ruby on Rails
12 16 (13.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) User Experience
2 3 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (37.93%) Linux
2 36 (31.03%) Unix
3 22 (18.97%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.72%) SUSE
4 2 (1.72%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (80.17%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (57.76%) Scrum
3 45 (38.79%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (37.07%) Web Development
5 39 (33.62%) Test Automation
6 29 (25.00%) DevOps
7 28 (24.14%) Microservices
7 28 (24.14%) MVC
8 27 (23.28%) Configuration Management
8 27 (23.28%) Responsive Web Design
8 27 (23.28%) Web Design
9 20 (17.24%) Open Source
10 18 (15.52%) Front End Development
11 17 (14.66%) Continuous Deployment
12 16 (13.79%) SOA
13 13 (11.21%) OWASP
13 13 (11.21%) TDD
14 11 (9.48%) SDLC
14 11 (9.48%) Validation
15 10 (8.62%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.45%) Java
2 50 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 42 (36.21%) Scala
4 21 (18.10%) SQL
5 19 (16.38%) Ruby
6 15 (12.93%) C#
7 13 (11.21%) Python
8 6 (5.17%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.72%) Groovy
9 2 (1.72%) Haskell
9 2 (1.72%) Perl
9 2 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) Puppet
2 9 (7.76%) Ansible
3 8 (6.90%) Grafana
3 8 (6.90%) Kibana
4 3 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (15.52%) Google
2 12 (10.34%) Oracle
3 8 (6.90%) MuleSoft
3 8 (6.90%) webMethods
4 3 (2.59%) WSO2
5 1 (0.86%) Telerik