Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough 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
Hampshire > Farnborough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 26 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 21.67% 20.39% 20.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.01% 22.30% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 32
Farnborough median daily rate £425 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.62% -10.71%
10th Percentile £363 £381 £307
90th Percentile £478 £550 £486
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Farnborough median hourly rate - £59.31 -
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 Farnborough. 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
Farnborough
Contract vacancies in Farnborough with a recognized job title 113 139 201
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.17% 91.45% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 59 124
Farnborough median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £560 £538 £488
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 32 20
Farnborough median hourly rate £17.50 £33.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% +121.67% -60.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £11.08
90th Percentile £37.50 £59.31 £61.11
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% +14.29%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer in Farnborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Farnborough

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

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 Farnborough region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) JSON
4 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
4 8 (30.77%) REST
4 8 (30.77%) J2EE
5 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 7 (26.92%) Gradle
6 6 (23.08%) XML
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Degree
6 6 (23.08%) System Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Spring
7 5 (19.23%) HBase
7 5 (19.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (19.23%) Big Data
7 5 (19.23%) Kafka
7 5 (19.23%) GitHub
7 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
7 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
7 5 (19.23%) .NET
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
7 5 (19.23%) C#
7 5 (19.23%) Unix
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Apache
7 5 (19.23%) TDD

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (19.23%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.85%) GemFire
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.85%) InDesign
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) GitHub
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Big Data
1 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
1 5 (19.23%) HBase
2 4 (15.38%) Parquet
3 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 3 (11.54%) QlikView
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) OLTP
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Gradle
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) Maven
4 2 (7.69%) Ant
4 2 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.85%) JUnit
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
1 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) JSON
3 8 (30.77%) J2EE
3 8 (30.77%) REST
4 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 6 (23.08%) Spring
5 6 (23.08%) XML
6 5 (19.23%) .NET
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
6 5 (19.23%) Kafka
6 5 (19.23%) Middleware
6 5 (19.23%) Web Services
7 4 (15.38%) Apache Avro
7 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.54%) Entity Framework
8 3 (11.54%) GWT
8 3 (11.54%) jQuery
8 3 (11.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
2 3 (11.54%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Unit Testing
3 6 (23.08%) System Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Benchmarking
4 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Android Development
7 2 (7.69%) ETL
7 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Analytics
8 1 (3.85%) DevOps
8 1 (3.85%) High Availability
8 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) C#
4 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (19.23%) HDFS
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Xamarin
2 3 (11.54%) Google
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Sybase
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Selligent