The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 28 April 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 / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 309 313 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.19% 13.86% 14.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.30% 14.52% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 228 198
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 21
Median hourly rate £46.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £17.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £47.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1786 2156 2121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.56% 95.44% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1412 1270
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +1.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £509 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 102 135
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.74% -0.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Hampshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Hampshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Hampshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Hampshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Hampshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Developer in Hampshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Southampton +9 51 £350 +7.69% 32
Portsmouth +1 38 £394 +5.00% 25
Basingstoke +5 37 £400 +23.07% 31
Winchester +3 28 £401 +10.68% 16
Fareham +7 18 £400 +11.11% 3
Farnborough +5 15 £525 +48.93% 12
Andover 0 12 £425 -15.00% 5
Havant -1 6 £425 - 5
Aldershot +4 5 £488 +2.63% 3
Fleet +5 3 £525 +55.55% 2
Hook -6 3 - -
Eastleigh -3 1 - - 4
Ringwood - 1 - - 2
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Hampshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 235 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 189 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (31.95%) HTML
4 168 (30.32%) .NET
5 164 (29.60%) CSS
6 154 (27.80%) C#
7 145 (26.17%) SQL
8 144 (25.99%) Java
9 109 (19.68%) SQL Server
10 105 (18.95%) Oracle
11 91 (16.43%) MVC
11 91 (16.43%) Security Cleared
12 88 (15.88%) Web Services
13 87 (15.70%) jQuery
14 85 (15.34%) ASP.NET
14 85 (15.34%) AngularJS
15 80 (14.44%) Windows
16 79 (14.26%) Git (software)
17 76 (13.72%) Linux
18 75 (13.54%) TDD
19 73 (13.18%) Scrum
20 71 (12.82%) XML
20 71 (12.82%) SC Cleared
21 70 (12.64%) Microsoft
22 68 (12.27%) Front End Development
23 61 (11.01%) Web Development
24 59 (10.65%) HTML5
25 58 (10.47%) Ajax
26 56 (10.11%) REST
27 52 (9.39%) Oracle Database

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 34 (6.14%) JBoss
2 31 (5.60%) CMS
3 27 (4.87%) Apache
4 20 (3.61%) WebLogic
4 20 (3.61%) WebSphere
5 18 (3.25%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.53%) EPiServer
7 13 (2.35%) ATG Dynamo
7 13 (2.35%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.99%) IIS
9 9 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (1.26%) Apache Spark
10 7 (1.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.08%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.72%) Confluence
13 4 (0.72%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.54%) GemFire
Applications
1 18 (3.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.18%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.08%) Adobe Campaign
1 6 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.18%) Line 50
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.18%) Primavera
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.89%) PaaS
3 13 (2.35%) GitHub
4 7 (1.26%) Force.com
5 5 (0.90%) Google Play
5 5 (0.90%) IaaS
6 3 (0.54%) Bluemix
6 3 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (0.54%) SaaS
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.36%) Boomi
7 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.36%) Slack
8 1 (0.18%) CloudSense
8 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.35%) TCP/IP
2 12 (2.17%) HTTP
3 6 (1.08%) Internet
3 6 (1.08%) LDAP
4 5 (0.90%) DNS
4 5 (0.90%) LAN
5 4 (0.72%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.72%) SNMP
6 3 (0.54%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.36%) AMQP
7 2 (0.36%) Intranet
7 2 (0.36%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.36%) SSH
7 2 (0.36%) SSL
8 1 (0.18%) DVB
8 1 (0.18%) Firewall
8 1 (0.18%) Telnet
8 1 (0.18%) VoIP
8 1 (0.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.39%) Oracle Database
3 23 (4.15%) Oracle BI EE
4 22 (3.97%) MySQL
4 22 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (3.43%) Relational Database
7 18 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (2.89%) RDBMS
9 16 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 15 (2.71%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 14 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (2.35%) MongoDB
13 11 (1.99%) Big Data
13 11 (1.99%) Hadoop
14 10 (1.81%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 79 (14.26%) Git (software)
2 46 (8.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (7.04%) Visual Studio
4 29 (5.23%) Subversion
5 26 (4.69%) Jenkins
6 24 (4.33%) Gradle
7 23 (4.15%) JIRA
7 23 (4.15%) Selenium
8 18 (3.25%) Oracle APEX
9 17 (3.07%) Ant
9 17 (3.07%) Eclipse
10 16 (2.89%) JUnit
11 14 (2.53%) Jasmine
12 13 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (2.35%) Log4j
12 13 (2.35%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.99%) gulp
14 9 (1.62%) Bower
14 9 (1.62%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.62%) FindBugs
General
1 39 (7.04%) Finance
2 21 (3.79%) Marketing
3 16 (2.89%) Retail
4 15 (2.71%) Advertising
5 14 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.08%) Electronics
7 6 (1.08%) Military
8 4 (0.72%) Publishing
9 3 (0.54%) Billing
10 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.36%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) Automotive
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (31.95%) HTML
2 168 (30.32%) .NET
3 164 (29.60%) CSS
4 88 (15.88%) Web Services
5 87 (15.70%) jQuery
6 85 (15.34%) AngularJS
6 85 (15.34%) ASP.NET
7 71 (12.82%) XML
8 59 (10.65%) HTML5
9 58 (10.47%) Ajax
10 56 (10.11%) REST
11 49 (8.84%) Spring
12 41 (7.40%) RESTful
13 37 (6.68%) CSS3
14 35 (6.32%) J2EE
15 33 (5.96%) .NET Framework
15 33 (5.96%) JSON
16 31 (5.60%) Node.js
17 30 (5.42%) WCF
18 29 (5.23%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.33%) User Experience
2 15 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (1.99%) Client/Server
4 10 (1.81%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (1.44%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.26%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.26%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.26%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.26%) Replication
7 7 (1.26%) Virtual Team
8 5 (0.90%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.72%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (0.72%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.72%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.54%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.54%) W3C
11 2 (0.36%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.18%) Digital TV
12 1 (0.18%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 80 (14.44%) Windows
2 76 (13.72%) Linux
3 20 (3.61%) Android
4 19 (3.43%) Unix
5 11 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 6 (1.08%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.90%) AIX
9 4 (0.72%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.72%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.36%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.18%) CentOS
11 1 (0.18%) Solaris
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (34.12%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (16.43%) MVC
3 75 (13.54%) TDD
4 73 (13.18%) Scrum
5 68 (12.27%) Front End Development
6 61 (11.01%) Web Development
7 52 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
9 41 (7.40%) Unit Testing
10 39 (7.04%) Software Engineering
11 32 (5.78%) BDD
12 27 (4.87%) E-Commerce
12 27 (4.87%) SDLC
13 24 (4.33%) DevOps
13 24 (4.33%) OO
14 23 (4.15%) Microservices
15 21 (3.79%) Data Modelling
16 18 (3.25%) Workflow
17 15 (2.71%) Analytics
17 15 (2.71%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 235 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 154 (27.80%) C#
3 145 (26.17%) SQL
4 144 (25.99%) Java
5 43 (7.76%) C++
6 30 (5.42%) PL/SQL
7 25 (4.51%) Shell Script
8 24 (4.33%) Python
9 17 (3.07%) VB
10 16 (2.89%) PHP
10 16 (2.89%) TypeScript
11 14 (2.53%) VB.NET
12 13 (2.35%) T-SQL
13 12 (2.17%) Scala
14 11 (1.99%) Apex Code
14 11 (1.99%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.81%) C
16 9 (1.62%) ES6
16 9 (1.62%) Ruby
16 9 (1.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 91 (16.43%) Security Cleared
2 71 (12.82%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.25%) Degree
4 13 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.72%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.81%) QA
2 4 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.54%) WCAG
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) SDET
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (3.43%) Docker
2 8 (1.44%) HDFS
3 6 (1.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (0.72%) Ansible
1 4 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
1 4 (0.72%) Marathon
1 4 (0.72%) Mesos
1 4 (0.72%) QRadar
2 3 (0.54%) WMI
3 2 (0.36%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.36%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.36%) Puppet
4 1 (0.18%) Piwik
4 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 105 (18.95%) Oracle
2 70 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.43%) ATG
4 17 (3.07%) Sitecore
5 16 (2.89%) SAP
6 15 (2.71%) IBM
7 12 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (2.17%) Telerik
8 11 (1.99%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.26%) Google
10 6 (1.08%) Adobe
10 6 (1.08%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.08%) Talend
11 5 (0.90%) Splunk
11 5 (0.90%) Twitter
11 5 (0.90%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.72%) Netezza
13 3 (0.54%) Remedy
13 3 (0.54%) Thunderhead
13 3 (0.54%) VMware
Portsmouth
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £25,070 to £57,300 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 10 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
Andover
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 16 days ago