Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 19 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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 9 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 95 45 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 14.33% 11.69% 14.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.98% 12.71% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 30 90
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £369 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% +22.92% -10.45%
10th Percentile £232 £235 £225
90th Percentile £531 £456 £431
Hampshire median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 2
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +35.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £39.90 £31.63 £22.50
90th Percentile £41.53 £34.88 £27.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year - +14.86% -1.33%

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 634 354 477
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.63% 91.95% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 183 291
Basingstoke median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +11.94%
10th Percentile £213 £163 £193
90th Percentile £534 £475 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 36
Basingstoke median hourly rate £23.14 £19.44 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.06% +26.41% -5.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £10.94
90th Percentile £40.38 £27.50 £24.63
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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 Basingstoke region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 52 (54.74%) Linux
2 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (37.89%) Java
3 36 (37.89%) JavaScript
4 31 (32.63%) Unix
5 28 (29.47%) HTML
6 26 (27.37%) CSS
7 25 (26.32%) Windows
7 25 (26.32%) Web Services
8 24 (25.26%) AngularJS
9 23 (24.21%) SQL
10 21 (22.11%) OO
10 21 (22.11%) TDD
10 21 (22.11%) jQuery
11 20 (21.05%) Scrum
11 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
12 19 (20.00%) Oracle
13 18 (18.95%) XML
14 17 (17.89%) T-SQL
15 16 (16.84%) SOAP
15 16 (16.84%) Release Management
16 14 (14.74%) System Testing
16 14 (14.74%) Node.js
17 13 (13.68%) Software Engineering
17 13 (13.68%) .NET
17 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
18 12 (12.63%) MySQL
19 11 (11.58%) SOA
19 11 (11.58%) Data Warehouse
19 11 (11.58%) RDBMS

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 11 (11.58%) SAS
2 7 (7.37%) Apache
3 6 (6.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.16%) JBoss
6 2 (2.11%) Kentico
7 1 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.05%) CMS
7 1 (1.05%) LiveCycle
7 1 (1.05%) nginx
7 1 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.05%) uWSGI
7 1 (1.05%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.05%) Force.com
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.05%) npm
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.63%) MySQL
3 11 (11.58%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (11.58%) Oracle BI EE
3 11 (11.58%) RDBMS
3 11 (11.58%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.58%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 10 (10.53%) OLAP
4 10 (10.53%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.11%) DB2
6 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 10 (10.53%) Subversion
2 9 (9.47%) JUnit
3 7 (7.37%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.11%) JIRA
4 2 (2.11%) Mockito
4 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.05%) Babel
5 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.21%) Electronics
1 4 (4.21%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Automotive
3 1 (1.05%) Games
3 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.47%) HTML
2 26 (27.37%) CSS
3 25 (26.32%) Web Services
4 24 (25.26%) AngularJS
5 21 (22.11%) jQuery
6 18 (18.95%) XML
7 16 (16.84%) SOAP
8 14 (14.74%) Node.js
9 13 (13.68%) .NET
10 11 (11.58%) Ajax
10 11 (11.58%) Hibernate
11 9 (9.47%) Angular 2
12 7 (7.37%) Apache Axis
12 7 (7.37%) J2SE
12 7 (7.37%) Java RMI
12 7 (7.37%) Swing
13 5 (5.26%) HTML5
13 5 (5.26%) Spring
14 4 (4.21%) LAMP
14 4 (4.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (6.32%) Derivative
3 3 (3.16%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Fintech
5 1 (1.05%) Life Science
5 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.05%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (54.74%) Linux
2 31 (32.63%) Unix
3 25 (26.32%) Windows
4 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (53.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.11%) OO
2 21 (22.11%) TDD
3 20 (21.05%) Scrum
4 16 (16.84%) Release Management
5 14 (14.74%) System Testing
6 13 (13.68%) Software Engineering
7 11 (11.58%) SOA
8 10 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 10 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 9 (9.47%) DevOps
10 7 (7.37%) MVC
10 7 (7.37%) OOD
10 7 (7.37%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.32%) CRM
11 6 (6.32%) User Stories
12 4 (4.21%) Test Automation
13 3 (3.16%) BDD
13 3 (3.16%) Kanban
13 3 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (37.89%) Java
1 36 (37.89%) JavaScript
2 23 (24.21%) SQL
3 17 (17.89%) T-SQL
4 9 (9.47%) C#
5 7 (7.37%) C
6 5 (5.26%) C++
7 4 (4.21%) PHP
8 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.05%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.05%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.05%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.05%) ES6
9 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.37%) Degree
2 7 (7.37%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) PMO
3 1 (1.05%) MISRA
3 1 (1.05%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Netcool
1 2 (2.11%) OpenView
1 2 (2.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (7.37%) Software AG
3 7 (7.37%) webMethods
4 6 (6.32%) IBM
5 4 (4.21%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.16%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.16%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.16%) VMware
6 3 (3.16%) WSO2
6 3 (3.16%) Zend
7 2 (2.11%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.11%) HP
8 1 (1.05%) Adobe
8 1 (1.05%) Apple
8 1 (1.05%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.05%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.05%) Telerik