The median contractor rate for a Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hammersmith during the 3 months to 27 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
London / Hammersmith
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 9 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hammersmith 20.45% 9.68% 12.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.43% 10.00% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Median daily rate £438 £425 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +12.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £425 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith. 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
Hammersmith
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42 30 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hammersmith 95.45% 96.77% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 23
Median daily rate £335 £150 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +123.33% -60.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £120 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £477 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hammersmith

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Hammersmith

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Hammersmith

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hammersmith

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Hammersmith over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Hammersmith

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Hammersmith

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hammersmith region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) Laravel
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) GitHub
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Cocoa

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hammersmith 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) MarkLogic
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) RavenDB
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) Cocoa
2 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) Laravel
2 2 (15.38%) LESS
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Akka
3 1 (7.69%) Aurelia
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Memcached
3 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
3 1 (7.69%) React
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Sass
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (15.38%) Minimum Viable Product
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
3 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Economics
4 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) Apple Swift
3 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
3 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Groovy
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft