The median contractor rate for a Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 29 June 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 East > Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 256 175 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 25.00% 18.19% 21.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.88% 18.90% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 86 172
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% +7.69%  
10th Percentile £313 £281 £225
90th Percentile £456 £469 £450
South East median daily rate £401 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +0.18% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £44.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year -2.79% +13.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 989 926 1183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.58% 96.26% 97.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1630 1892 2626
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
10th Percentile £247 £250 £213
90th Percentile £525 £527 £506
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 86 229
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.70 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.83% -25.65%  
10th Percentile £11.75 £9.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £62.50 £19.50 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £16.14
% change year-on-year -8.21% +21.49%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 166 £375 +7.14% 28
Aylesbury 0 8 £408 +8.66% 9
High Wycombe -5 3 £370 +1.36% 1
Marlow - 3 - - 9
Amersham - 1 - - 4
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 248 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (40.37%) Java
3 179 (37.06%) JavaScript
4 164 (33.95%) HTML
5 139 (28.78%) CSS
6 119 (24.64%) Scrum
6 119 (24.64%) Banking
6 119 (24.64%) Git (software)
7 110 (22.77%) Finance
8 107 (22.15%) Spring
9 90 (18.63%) REST
10 83 (17.18%) Jenkins
10 83 (17.18%) RESTful
11 81 (16.77%) AngularJS
12 78 (16.15%) Microservices
13 76 (15.73%) Node.js
14 75 (15.53%) jQuery
15 71 (14.70%) HTML5
15 71 (14.70%) TDD
15 71 (14.70%) .NET
16 65 (13.46%) C#
17 64 (13.25%) CSS3
18 61 (12.63%) SQL
19 60 (12.42%) JSON
20 59 (12.22%) Front End Development
21 57 (11.80%) Web Services
21 57 (11.80%) XML
22 56 (11.59%) MVC
23 52 (10.77%) MongoDB
23 52 (10.77%) Spring Boot

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 28 (5.80%) CMS
2 27 (5.59%) Apache Spark
3 18 (3.73%) EPiServer
4 13 (2.69%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.28%) Drupal
6 10 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (1.86%) Apache Pig
7 9 (1.86%) JBoss
7 9 (1.86%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.66%) OpenStack
9 7 (1.45%) Apache
9 7 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
9 7 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.24%) Alfresco
10 6 (1.24%) Liferay
10 6 (1.24%) SharePoint
11 5 (1.04%) Confluence
12 4 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.83%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (1.24%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.66%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.21%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.38%) PaaS
2 25 (5.18%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.48%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.24%) SaaS
6 5 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.83%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.62%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.41%) Google Checkout
9 2 (0.41%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (0.41%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) Google Play
10 1 (0.21%) IaaS
10 1 (0.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.07%) Intranet
2 6 (1.24%) Internet
3 5 (1.04%) DHCP
3 5 (1.04%) DNS
3 5 (1.04%) Extranet
3 5 (1.04%) Firewall
3 5 (1.04%) LDAP
4 2 (0.41%) AMQP
4 2 (0.41%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.21%) HTTP
5 1 (0.21%) LAN
5 1 (0.21%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) WAN
5 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.77%) MongoDB
2 49 (10.14%) SQL Server
3 37 (7.66%) Hadoop
4 33 (6.83%) Big Data
5 25 (5.18%) MySQL
6 23 (4.76%) Apache Hive
7 22 (4.55%) Impala
8 16 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (2.69%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.28%) Sqoop
12 10 (2.07%) Data Lake
12 10 (2.07%) DB2
12 10 (2.07%) Relational Database
13 9 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (1.66%) HBase
14 8 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (1.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 119 (24.64%) Git (software)
2 83 (17.18%) Jenkins
3 45 (9.32%) Maven
4 28 (5.80%) JUnit
5 21 (4.35%) JIRA
6 18 (3.73%) Eclipse
7 17 (3.52%) git-flow
7 17 (3.52%) Selenium
7 17 (3.52%) Visual Studio
8 15 (3.11%) Subversion
9 14 (2.90%) Gradle
10 13 (2.69%) Mockito
10 13 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (2.28%) Bitbucket
11 11 (2.28%) Grunt
11 11 (2.28%) TeamCity
12 10 (2.07%) Mocha
13 8 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (1.66%) Protractor
14 7 (1.45%) gulp
General
1 119 (24.64%) Banking
2 110 (22.77%) Finance
3 19 (3.93%) Marketing
4 13 (2.69%) Retail
5 8 (1.66%) Spanish Language
6 4 (0.83%) Automotive
6 4 (0.83%) Games
6 4 (0.83%) German Language
6 4 (0.83%) Law
7 3 (0.62%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.41%) Electronics
8 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (33.95%) HTML
2 139 (28.78%) CSS
3 107 (22.15%) Spring
4 90 (18.63%) REST
5 83 (17.18%) RESTful
6 81 (16.77%) AngularJS
7 76 (15.73%) Node.js
8 75 (15.53%) jQuery
9 71 (14.70%) .NET
9 71 (14.70%) HTML5
10 64 (13.25%) CSS3
11 60 (12.42%) JSON
12 57 (11.80%) Web Services
12 57 (11.80%) XML
13 52 (10.77%) Spring Boot
14 43 (8.90%) Ajax
14 43 (8.90%) SOAP
15 41 (8.49%) ASP.NET
16 36 (7.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 35 (7.25%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.00%) Mobile App
2 27 (5.59%) User Experience
3 12 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.07%) iPad
5 8 (1.66%) Mobile Banking
6 6 (1.24%) iPhone
7 5 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.04%) Online Banking
8 4 (0.83%) Online Games
9 3 (0.62%) Fintech
10 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.41%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.41%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.21%) CMDB
11 1 (0.21%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.21%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.21%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.21%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.83%) Android
2 29 (6.00%) Apple iOS
2 29 (6.00%) Linux
3 15 (3.11%) Windows
4 5 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.83%) Unix
6 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.21%) AIX
7 1 (0.21%) Solaris
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (24.64%) Scrum
3 78 (16.15%) Microservices
4 71 (14.70%) TDD
5 59 (12.22%) Front End Development
6 56 (11.59%) MVC
7 46 (9.52%) API Development
8 44 (9.11%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (9.11%) OO
9 39 (8.07%) Web Development
10 34 (7.04%) Unit Testing
11 33 (6.83%) SOA
12 28 (5.80%) CRM
12 28 (5.80%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 26 (5.38%) Android Development
14 25 (5.18%) iOS Development
15 24 (4.97%) BDD
15 24 (4.97%) Software Engineering
16 19 (3.93%) Kanban
17 17 (3.52%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 195 (40.37%) Java
2 179 (37.06%) JavaScript
3 65 (13.46%) C#
4 61 (12.63%) SQL
5 29 (6.00%) Scala
6 20 (4.14%) Apple Swift
7 17 (3.52%) Ruby
8 16 (3.31%) Groovy
8 16 (3.31%) Perl
8 16 (3.31%) PHP
8 16 (3.31%) Python
9 12 (2.48%) Objective-C
10 11 (2.28%) PL/SQL
10 11 (2.28%) T-SQL
11 9 (1.86%) C++
11 9 (1.86%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.45%) Go
13 6 (1.24%) Apex Code
13 6 (1.24%) PHP 5
13 6 (1.24%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 20 (4.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (3.93%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.07%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.66%) Degree
5 2 (0.41%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.21%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.21%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.04%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.86%) Apache Flume
2 8 (1.66%) Docker
2 8 (1.66%) HDFS
3 3 (0.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (3.93%) Ansible
2 10 (2.07%) Oozie
3 8 (1.66%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.62%) Marathon
4 3 (0.62%) Mesos
5 1 (0.21%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 45 (9.32%) IBM
2 37 (7.66%) Oracle
3 32 (6.63%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.31%) Apple
5 13 (2.69%) Cloudera
6 8 (1.66%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.24%) Adobe
7 6 (1.24%) Apigee
7 6 (1.24%) OpenText
7 6 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.04%) Google
8 5 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (1.04%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.04%) SAP
8 5 (1.04%) WSO2
9 4 (0.83%) Pega
9 4 (0.83%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.83%) TIBCO
10 3 (0.62%) Sencha
10 3 (0.62%) Temenos
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
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Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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AMS contingency
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
VASSIT
Rate: £50,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Interact Consulting
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
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