The median contractor rate for a Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 3 10 14
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 15 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 17.86% 9.09% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.99% 9.46% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Median daily rate £525 £380 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.15% +3.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £72.89 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough. 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
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79 74 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 94.05% 96.10% 88.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 49 52
Median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 12
Median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -26.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.33 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Farnborough

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Farnborough

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Farnborough over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Farnborough

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Farnborough

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Farnborough region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) TDD
2 18 (62.07%) Java
3 15 (51.72%) Spring
4 13 (44.83%) HTML
5 11 (37.93%) RESTful
6 10 (34.48%) Web Development
6 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
6 10 (34.48%) Hibernate
7 9 (31.03%) Scrum
8 8 (27.59%) Web Services
8 8 (27.59%) Selenium
8 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (24.14%) Linux
9 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
9 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 7 (24.14%) Microservices
10 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
10 6 (20.69%) XML
10 6 (20.69%) Unix
10 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
10 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
11 5 (17.24%) System Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
11 5 (17.24%) HBase
11 5 (17.24%) Spring Integration
11 5 (17.24%) Twitter
11 5 (17.24%) LDAP
11 5 (17.24%) J2EE

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Spark
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (6.90%) GemFire
5 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.45%) CMS
5 1 (3.45%) MS Project Server
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
2 2 (6.90%) PaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) LDAP
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) HBase
2 3 (10.34%) Big Data
2 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.90%) OLTP
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) Parquet
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Selenium
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) Bower
3 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.34%) Gradle
3 3 (10.34%) gulp
3 3 (10.34%) Jasmine
3 3 (10.34%) Mockito
4 2 (6.90%) JUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.45%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Spring
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
3 11 (37.93%) RESTful
4 10 (34.48%) Hibernate
5 8 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (27.59%) Web Services
6 6 (20.69%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) J2EE
7 5 (17.24%) Spring Boot
7 5 (17.24%) Spring Integration
8 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
8 4 (13.79%) Node.js
8 4 (13.79%) REST
9 3 (10.34%) CSS3
9 3 (10.34%) HTML5
9 3 (10.34%) JPA
9 3 (10.34%) JSF
9 3 (10.34%) Kafka
9 3 (10.34%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Blog
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (62.07%) TDD
3 10 (34.48%) Web Development
4 9 (31.03%) Scrum
5 7 (24.14%) Microservices
6 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.24%) DevOps
6 5 (17.24%) Identity Management
6 5 (17.24%) System Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.24%) Workflow
7 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) OO
8 3 (10.34%) Benchmarking
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
8 3 (10.34%) OWASP
8 3 (10.34%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) Scala
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) ES6
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) HDFS
2 2 (6.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (3.45%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) ServiceNow
1 5 (17.24%) Twitter
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
Farnborough, Hampshire
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