Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 6 months to 18 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
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 50 79 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 45.87% 36.24% 14.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.30% 38.35% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 65 14
Bournemouth median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -0.14%
10th Percentile £306 £238 £234
90th Percentile £439 £495 £483
Dorset median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Bournemouth median hourly rate - £24.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.16% -
Dorset median hourly rate £41.15 £24.75 £41.24
% change year-on-year +66.26% -39.99% +3.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth. 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
Bournemouth
Contract vacancies in Bournemouth with a recognized job title 108 206 187
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.08% 94.50% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 158 107
Bournemouth median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +16.79%
10th Percentile £188 £231 £180
90th Percentile £503 £538 £517
Dorset median daily rate £418 £363 £366
% change year-on-year +15.17% -0.82% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 12
Bournemouth median hourly rate - £14.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.43% -15.20%
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £15.88 £38.00
% change year-on-year +148.74% -58.21% +127.27%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Bournemouth

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Bournemouth

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bournemouth over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Bournemouth

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Bournemouth

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Bournemouth region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (42.00%) HTML
4 19 (38.00%) MVC
5 18 (36.00%) SQL
6 16 (32.00%) .NET
6 16 (32.00%) CSS
7 15 (30.00%) C#
7 15 (30.00%) Web Services
8 14 (28.00%) jQuery
8 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
9 13 (26.00%) TDD
9 13 (26.00%) Java
10 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
10 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
11 10 (20.00%) Scrum
11 10 (20.00%) Finance
11 10 (20.00%) Web Development
12 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
12 9 (18.00%) Spring
13 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
13 8 (16.00%) SOAP
13 8 (16.00%) Windows
14 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
14 7 (14.00%) Spring MVC
14 7 (14.00%) WCF
14 7 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
15 6 (12.00%) REST
15 6 (12.00%) CSS3

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DHCP
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
1 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) Power BI
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.00%) Gradle
4 5 (10.00%) IntelliJ
5 4 (8.00%) Grunt
5 4 (8.00%) JIRA
5 4 (8.00%) Maven
6 3 (6.00%) NUnit
6 3 (6.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.00%) webpack
7 2 (4.00%) FxCop
7 2 (4.00%) ReSharper
8 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.00%) gulp
8 1 (2.00%) JProfiler
8 1 (2.00%) MSTest
8 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.00%) VisualVM
8 1 (2.00%) YourKit
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) HTML
2 16 (32.00%) .NET
2 16 (32.00%) CSS
3 15 (30.00%) Web Services
4 14 (28.00%) jQuery
5 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
5 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (18.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.00%) Spring
7 8 (16.00%) SOAP
8 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
8 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (14.00%) Spring MVC
8 7 (14.00%) WCF
9 6 (12.00%) CSS3
9 6 (12.00%) REST
9 6 (12.00%) Thymeleaf
9 6 (12.00%) XML
10 5 (10.00%) HTML5
10 5 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (10.00%) W3C
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) iPad
3 3 (6.00%) e-Learning
3 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.00%) Fintech
4 2 (4.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) CMDB
5 1 (2.00%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (2.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) MVC
3 13 (26.00%) TDD
4 10 (20.00%) Scrum
4 10 (20.00%) Web Development
5 7 (14.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (12.00%) Data Extraction
6 6 (12.00%) MVVM
6 6 (12.00%) System Testing
7 5 (10.00%) OO
8 4 (8.00%) BDD
8 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.00%) SDLC
8 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.00%) Case Management
9 3 (6.00%) Creative Thinking
9 3 (6.00%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (36.00%) SQL
3 15 (30.00%) C#
4 13 (26.00%) Java
5 4 (8.00%) PHP
6 3 (6.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.00%) Ada
7 2 (4.00%) ECMAScript
7 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) VBA
8 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Adobe
2 3 (6.00%) OpenText
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.00%) Zend
4 1 (2.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.00%) Guidewire
4 1 (2.00%) Isilon
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.00%) SolidFire
4 1 (2.00%) Xamarin