Period
to 15 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 8 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 113 79 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 20.29% 14.26% 11.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.86% 15.34% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 68 26
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +1.59% +31.25%
10th Percentile £332 £237 £278
90th Percentile £570 £513 £456
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Basingstoke median hourly rate £44.95 £40.31 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.52% +37.79% -
10th Percentile £40.71 £39.72 £24.00
90th Percentile £48.40 £41.48 £34.63
Hampshire median hourly rate £48.40 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.56% +5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. 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
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 517 515 370
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.82% 92.96% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 243 199
Basingstoke median daily rate £439 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.23% +13.97% -5.56%
10th Percentile £260 £200 £163
90th Percentile £626 £544 £478
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 40
Basingstoke median hourly rate £27.23 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.57% -30.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £12.83
90th Percentile £172.50 £35.00 £28.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £24.91 £19.17 £20.75
% change year-on-year +29.94% -7.61% -4.60%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Basingstoke

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Basingstoke

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Basingstoke

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Basingstoke

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

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 59 (52.21%) HTML
1 59 (52.21%) CSS
2 54 (47.79%) JavaScript
3 41 (36.28%) Java
4 37 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (30.97%) .NET
6 34 (30.09%) C#
7 30 (26.55%) SQL Server
7 30 (26.55%) jQuery
7 30 (26.55%) AngularJS
8 28 (24.78%) Microservices
8 28 (24.78%) REST
9 24 (21.24%) MVC
10 23 (20.35%) Spring
11 22 (19.47%) Linux
11 22 (19.47%) HTML5
12 21 (18.58%) Node.js
12 21 (18.58%) Front End Development
13 20 (17.70%) Git (software)
14 19 (16.81%) CSS3
14 19 (16.81%) SQL
15 18 (15.93%) PostgreSQL
15 18 (15.93%) TDD
16 17 (15.04%) Spring Boot
17 16 (14.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 16 (14.16%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (14.16%) ASP.NET
18 15 (13.27%) Web Services
18 15 (13.27%) Kafka
18 15 (13.27%) React

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (12.39%) CMS
2 8 (7.08%) Apache
3 7 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (4.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (4.42%) Drupal
4 5 (4.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (4.42%) WordPress
5 3 (2.65%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.65%) IIS
5 3 (2.65%) SAS
5 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.65%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.77%) Confluence
7 1 (0.88%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.88%) Kentico
7 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.16%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.73%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (8.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.77%) npm
5 1 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.73%) HTTP
2 6 (5.31%) RFID
3 5 (4.42%) Internet
3 5 (4.42%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.55%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.93%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (9.73%) Redis
4 9 (7.96%) MySQL
5 8 (7.08%) NoSQL
6 7 (6.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (6.19%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (5.31%) Big Data
7 6 (5.31%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.54%) OLAP
8 4 (3.54%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.65%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (2.65%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (17.70%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.50%) Subversion
3 11 (9.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (9.73%) Bitbucket
3 11 (9.73%) JIRA
3 11 (9.73%) webpack
4 6 (5.31%) gulp
4 6 (5.31%) JUnit
5 5 (4.42%) JMeter
5 5 (4.42%) Maven
5 5 (4.42%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (3.54%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.54%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.54%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (2.65%) Grunt
8 2 (1.77%) Protractor
8 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (10.62%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.54%) Advertising
3 4 (3.54%) Games
3 4 (3.54%) Publishing
4 3 (2.65%) Automotive
5 2 (1.77%) Electronics
6 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (52.21%) CSS
1 59 (52.21%) HTML
2 35 (30.97%) .NET
3 30 (26.55%) AngularJS
3 30 (26.55%) jQuery
4 28 (24.78%) REST
5 23 (20.35%) Spring
6 22 (19.47%) HTML5
7 21 (18.58%) Node.js
8 19 (16.81%) CSS3
9 17 (15.04%) Spring Boot
10 16 (14.16%) ASP.NET
10 16 (14.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (13.27%) Kafka
11 15 (13.27%) React
11 15 (13.27%) Web Services
12 14 (12.39%) RESTful
13 12 (10.62%) Sass
14 10 (8.85%) WCF
14 10 (8.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.31%) User Experience
3 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.77%) Blog
4 2 (1.77%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.77%) RIA
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Linux
2 14 (12.39%) Windows
3 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.65%) Solaris
5 2 (1.77%) CentOS
5 2 (1.77%) Debian
5 2 (1.77%) Gentoo
5 2 (1.77%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (24.78%) Microservices
3 24 (21.24%) MVC
4 21 (18.58%) Front End Development
5 18 (15.93%) TDD
6 12 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (9.73%) DevOps
7 11 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (9.73%) Web Development
8 9 (7.96%) OO
9 8 (7.08%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.19%) Software Delivery
10 7 (6.19%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.31%) SDLC
12 5 (4.42%) Continuous Deployment
12 5 (4.42%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 5 (4.42%) Process Improvement
12 5 (4.42%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.42%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.79%) JavaScript
2 41 (36.28%) Java
3 34 (30.09%) C#
4 19 (16.81%) SQL
5 14 (12.39%) Java 8
6 11 (9.73%) TypeScript
7 10 (8.85%) PHP
8 8 (7.08%) Python
9 5 (4.42%) ES6
10 4 (3.54%) Go
11 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.88%) C
12 1 (0.88%) C++
12 1 (0.88%) Ruby
12 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Docker
2 5 (4.42%) OpenAM
2 5 (4.42%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 5 (4.42%) Puppet
1 5 (4.42%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (8.85%) Atlassian
2 9 (7.96%) Zend
3 8 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.08%) Sitecore
4 7 (6.19%) Oracle
5 5 (4.42%) Dynatrace
5 5 (4.42%) ForgeRock
5 5 (4.42%) Splunk
6 2 (1.77%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 2 (1.77%) Facebook
6 2 (1.77%) Google
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.77%) Twitter
7 1 (0.88%) SAP
7 1 (0.88%) Xamarin