The median contractor rate for a Developer was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basildon during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Essex / Basildon
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 3 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 10.00% 18.18% 28.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.11% 18.18% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £250 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £31.00 £36.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.06% +1.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

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 27 11 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon 90.00% 100.00% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 13
Median daily rate £275 £235 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.02% -60.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £120 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 9
Median hourly rate £39.00 £27.38 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.43% -23.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.50 £19.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £36.50 £36.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer in Basildon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Basildon

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 25 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 Basildon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 13 (86.67%) Unix
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
4 11 (73.33%) Adobe
5 10 (66.67%) CRM
5 10 (66.67%) Adobe Campaign
6 9 (60.00%) JSON
6 9 (60.00%) Unica
6 9 (60.00%) B2C
6 9 (60.00%) CSS
6 9 (60.00%) XML
6 9 (60.00%) HTML
6 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (53.33%) PHP
8 7 (46.67%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (46.67%) Web Development
9 6 (40.00%) Analytics
10 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
10 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (26.67%) Sun Certification
10 4 (26.67%) Sun
10 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
10 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
10 4 (26.67%) C++
10 4 (26.67%) PVCS
11 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
11 3 (20.00%) Adobe Analytics
11 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 10 (66.67%) Adobe Campaign
2 9 (60.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) PVCS
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) JSON
1 9 (60.00%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) CRM
2 9 (60.00%) B2C
3 7 (46.67%) Web Development
4 6 (40.00%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Coaching
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) PHP
5 4 (26.67%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) Adobe
3 4 (26.67%) Sun
4 1 (6.67%) SAP