Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bromley during the 6 months to 24 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
South London > Bromley
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 86 49 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bromley 37.72% 25.65% 24.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.63% 27.37% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 42 43
Bromley median daily rate £525 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +38.46% -
10th Percentile £363 £266 £250
90th Percentile £675 £675 £475
South London median daily rate £500 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Bromley median hourly rate £30.50 - £30.00
10th Percentile £22.80 - £29.00
90th Percentile £38.60 - £31.00
South London median hourly rate £46.42 - £30.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bromley. 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
Bromley
Contract vacancies in Bromley with a recognized job title 217 179 190
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.18% 93.72% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 150 144
Bromley median daily rate £525 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £260 £236
90th Percentile £675 £701 £550
South London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +14.71% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 16
Bromley median hourly rate £30.50 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +144.00% - -20.74%
10th Percentile £22.80 £10.93 £11.06
90th Percentile £38.60 £12.75 £99.88
South London median hourly rate £41.42 £21.20 £18.00
% change year-on-year +95.35% +17.78% +12.50%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bromley

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Bromley

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Bromley

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bromley

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bromley over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Bromley

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bromley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Bromley

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bromley

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bromley over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Developer in Bromley

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Bromley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Bromley region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hayes +3 9 £350 +16.67%
Keston - 1 £650 - 1
Orpington - 1 - - 1
Developer
South London

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bromley region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.88%) Java
3 27 (31.40%) OO
4 24 (27.91%) Scala
5 23 (26.74%) TDD
5 23 (26.74%) Banking
6 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
6 17 (19.77%) Software Engineering
6 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
6 17 (19.77%) Oracle
7 16 (18.60%) Tomcat
7 16 (18.60%) WebSphere
8 15 (17.44%) SQL
9 13 (15.12%) HTML
9 13 (15.12%) Finance
9 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (13.95%) MSTest
10 12 (13.95%) Puppet
10 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
10 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (13.95%) OpenStack
10 12 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
10 12 (13.95%) Ansible
10 12 (13.95%) Microservices
10 12 (13.95%) Algorithms
10 12 (13.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 12 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (13.95%) NUnit
10 12 (13.95%) MySQL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bromley 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 16 (18.60%) Tomcat
1 16 (18.60%) WebSphere
2 12 (13.95%) OpenStack
2 12 (13.95%) WebLogic
3 8 (9.30%) Apache
4 5 (5.81%) Apache Spark
4 5 (5.81%) CMS
5 4 (4.65%) nginx
6 1 (1.16%) Confluence
6 1 (1.16%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) SAS
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Firewall
1 3 (3.49%) SSL
2 2 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.95%) MySQL
1 12 (13.95%) NoSQL
1 12 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.98%) Big Data
2 6 (6.98%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.16%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) MSTest
1 12 (13.95%) NUnit
2 10 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.81%) Maven
3 5 (5.81%) Subversion
4 4 (4.65%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.49%) XMLSpy
6 2 (2.33%) Ant
7 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.16%) git-flow
7 1 (1.16%) JIRA
7 1 (1.16%) Synon
7 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (26.74%) Banking
2 17 (19.77%) Investment Banking
3 13 (15.12%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.16%) Front Office
4 1 (1.16%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) HTML
2 12 (13.95%) CSS
3 11 (12.79%) Spring
4 10 (11.63%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.47%) Web Services
6 7 (8.14%) HTML5
6 7 (8.14%) XML
7 6 (6.98%) J2EE
7 6 (6.98%) SOAP
7 6 (6.98%) Spring MVC
7 6 (6.98%) XSLT
8 5 (5.81%) CSS3
8 5 (5.81%) jQuery
9 4 (4.65%) .NET
9 4 (4.65%) REST
9 4 (4.65%) Sass
9 4 (4.65%) XSD
10 3 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Algorithms
2 6 (6.98%) Derivative
3 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.49%) DataPower
4 3 (3.49%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.49%) User Experience
5 2 (2.33%) AS400
5 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.33%) iSeries
6 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.16%) Equities
6 1 (1.16%) Eurex
6 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.16%) New Media
6 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.40%) OO
3 23 (26.74%) TDD
4 17 (19.77%) Software Engineering
5 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (13.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 12 (13.95%) Microservices
7 11 (12.79%) Scrum
8 8 (9.30%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.14%) BDD
9 7 (8.14%) MVC
10 6 (6.98%) Front End Development
11 5 (5.81%) SOA
11 5 (5.81%) Workflow
12 4 (4.65%) Analytics
12 4 (4.65%) Web Development
13 3 (3.49%) ETL
13 3 (3.49%) ITIL
13 3 (3.49%) ITSM
13 3 (3.49%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.88%) Java
2 24 (27.91%) Scala
3 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.44%) SQL
5 7 (8.14%) C#
5 7 (8.14%) Python
6 4 (4.65%) C
7 3 (3.49%) RPG
7 3 (3.49%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.16%) C++
8 1 (1.16%) Delphi
8 1 (1.16%) R
8 1 (1.16%) RPG/400
8 1 (1.16%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) MiFID
2 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) Ansible
1 12 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (13.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (19.77%) Oracle
2 8 (9.30%) IBM
3 3 (3.49%) Altova
3 3 (3.49%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.33%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.33%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.16%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.16%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.16%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.16%) Tableau