The median contractor rate for a Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Basildon during the 3 months to 22 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
Essex / Basildon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 2 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 11.76% 48.28% 34.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.33% 48.28% 35.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £38.25 £34.75 £40.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.07% -14.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon. 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
Basildon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15 29 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 88.24% 100.00% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 24
Median daily rate £450 £260 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.07% -35.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £300 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 8
Median hourly rate £41.50 £35.75 £41.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.08% -13.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £29.95 £38.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £46.00
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 Basildon

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Basildon

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Basildon

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Basildon

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Basildon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) Core Animation
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Core Data
4 2 (40.00%) Push Notifications
4 2 (40.00%) Animation
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
4 2 (40.00%) B2C
4 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Unica
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (40.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Calabash
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Core Animation
3 2 (40.00%) Core Data
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Android SDK
4 1 (20.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
4 1 (20.00%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Animation
2 1 (20.00%) iPhone
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) B2C
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
2 2 (40.00%) Push Notifications
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle