Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £380 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 6 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 620 646 650
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.83% 15.16% 14.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.75% 16.06% 15.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 448 437
Hampshire median daily rate £380 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £278 £264 £250
90th Percentile £488 £481 £438
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 30
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £37.75 £36.50 £34.40
90th Percentile £72.34 £59.31 £42.18
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +14.29%

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 3493 4023 4223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 94.82% 94.41% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2074 2605 2582
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £249 £258 £250
90th Percentile £538 £525 £520
South East median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 218 278
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -30.00%
10th Percentile £11.06 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £49.46 £42.15
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.32% +2.91%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +8 93 £338 +3.85% 34
Portsmouth 0 86 £375 - 21
Basingstoke 0 84 £400 +21.21% 21
Winchester 0 51 £430 +26.47% 16
Fareham +9 32 £400 +17.65% 7
Hook 0 23 £250 -21.88%
Andover -2 22 £425 +13.33% 7
Farnborough 0 21 £438 +12.18% 15
Havant -10 10 £363 -3.33% 10
Aldershot +1 6 £525 +10.53% 3
Eastleigh -2 5 £400 +21.21% 1
Fleet +4 4 £525 +54.41% 4
Romsey -1 1 £380 +15.15% 2
Ringwood - 1 - -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 264 (42.58%) JavaScript
2 227 (36.61%) .NET
3 194 (31.29%) HTML
3 194 (31.29%) CSS
3 194 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
4 189 (30.48%) C#
5 147 (23.71%) SQL Server
6 143 (23.06%) MVC
7 141 (22.74%) SQL
8 134 (21.61%) Web Services
9 118 (19.03%) Java
10 108 (17.42%) jQuery
11 104 (16.77%) AngularJS
12 102 (16.45%) ASP.NET
12 102 (16.45%) Microsoft
13 90 (14.52%) Linux
14 88 (14.19%) Security Cleared
14 88 (14.19%) REST
15 87 (14.03%) Windows
16 80 (12.90%) Front End Development
17 78 (12.58%) Git (software)
18 75 (12.10%) SC Cleared
19 71 (11.45%) Ajax
19 71 (11.45%) XML
20 70 (11.29%) Scrum
21 69 (11.13%) TDD
22 68 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
23 66 (10.65%) HTML5
24 64 (10.32%) Web Development
25 60 (9.68%) Visual Studio

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 35 (5.65%) CMS
2 28 (4.52%) Apache
3 27 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 23 (3.71%) JBoss
5 15 (2.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (1.94%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.77%) EPiServer
8 11 (1.77%) IIS
9 7 (1.13%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.13%) SAS
9 7 (1.13%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.97%) Drupal
10 6 (0.97%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.97%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.81%) WordPress
12 4 (0.65%) ATG Dynamo
12 4 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.32%) SPSS
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.16%) LaTeX
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.32%) Magento
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.16%) HFM
4 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.16%) Primavera
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.77%) PaaS
4 10 (1.61%) Force.com
4 10 (1.61%) GitHub
5 8 (1.29%) IaaS
6 5 (0.81%) Google Play
7 4 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.48%) Bluemix
8 3 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.48%) Office 365
9 2 (0.32%) Boomi
9 2 (0.32%) SaaS
10 1 (0.16%) CloudSense
10 1 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.45%) HTTP
1 9 (1.45%) Internet
2 7 (1.13%) SNMP
3 5 (0.81%) DNS
3 5 (0.81%) LDAP
3 5 (0.81%) Link 11
3 5 (0.81%) Link 16
4 4 (0.65%) Bluetooth
4 4 (0.65%) LAN
5 3 (0.48%) IMAP
5 3 (0.48%) Intranet
5 3 (0.48%) SMTP
5 3 (0.48%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.32%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.32%) SSH
7 1 (0.16%) DVB
7 1 (0.16%) RTP
7 1 (0.16%) Telnet
7 1 (0.16%) VoIP
7 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (23.71%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.45%) MySQL
3 28 (4.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (3.87%) Relational Database
5 23 (3.71%) Oracle Database
6 19 (3.06%) MongoDB
6 19 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (2.42%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
9 14 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (2.10%) DB2
10 13 (2.10%) Hadoop
10 13 (2.10%) RDBMS
10 13 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (1.61%) GIS
14 9 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 78 (12.58%) Git (software)
2 68 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 60 (9.68%) Visual Studio
4 30 (4.84%) Subversion
5 17 (2.74%) JIRA
6 16 (2.58%) Selenium
7 15 (2.42%) Eclipse
7 15 (2.42%) Gradle
8 13 (2.10%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.94%) Jasmine
10 11 (1.77%) JUnit
11 9 (1.45%) SpecFlow
11 9 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (1.45%) webpack
12 8 (1.29%) Moq
13 7 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (1.13%) MSTest
14 6 (0.97%) Bower
14 6 (0.97%) Grunt
14 6 (0.97%) NUnit
General
1 37 (5.97%) Finance
2 27 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.10%) Advertising
4 9 (1.45%) Marketing
5 8 (1.29%) Military
6 6 (0.97%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.81%) Banking
7 5 (0.81%) Electronics
7 5 (0.81%) Retail
8 4 (0.65%) Back Office
8 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.65%) Publishing
9 2 (0.32%) Billing
9 2 (0.32%) Games
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (36.61%) .NET
2 194 (31.29%) CSS
2 194 (31.29%) HTML
3 134 (21.61%) Web Services
4 108 (17.42%) jQuery
5 104 (16.77%) AngularJS
6 102 (16.45%) ASP.NET
7 88 (14.19%) REST
8 71 (11.45%) Ajax
8 71 (11.45%) XML
9 66 (10.65%) HTML5
10 53 (8.55%) .NET Framework
11 51 (8.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 47 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (7.10%) Node.js
14 40 (6.45%) WCF
15 37 (5.97%) Entity Framework
16 35 (5.65%) RESTful
16 35 (5.65%) SOAP
17 34 (5.48%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.81%) User Experience
2 13 (2.10%) Management Information System
3 11 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (1.77%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.45%) Client/Server
4 9 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (1.45%) W3C
5 8 (1.29%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.29%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.13%) Data Structures
7 6 (0.97%) Derivative
7 6 (0.97%) Mainframe
8 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.81%) Replication
8 5 (0.81%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.65%) Data Centre
9 4 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.65%) NHS
10 3 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (0.32%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 90 (14.52%) Linux
2 87 (14.03%) Windows
3 29 (4.68%) Unix
4 15 (2.42%) Android
5 7 (1.13%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.81%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.16%) AIX
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (31.29%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (23.06%) MVC
3 80 (12.90%) Front End Development
4 70 (11.29%) Scrum
5 69 (11.13%) TDD
6 64 (10.32%) Web Development
7 51 (8.23%) Software Engineering
8 48 (7.74%) SDLC
9 41 (6.61%) Unit Testing
10 35 (5.65%) OO
11 33 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (5.00%) Workflow
13 29 (4.68%) DevOps
13 29 (4.68%) Test Automation
14 28 (4.52%) Microservices
15 26 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
15 26 (4.19%) Release Management
16 23 (3.71%) Data Modelling
17 22 (3.55%) BDD
18 20 (3.23%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 264 (42.58%) JavaScript
2 189 (30.48%) C#
3 141 (22.74%) SQL
4 118 (19.03%) Java
5 39 (6.29%) TypeScript
6 36 (5.81%) C++
7 31 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 23 (3.71%) PHP
9 22 (3.55%) VB.NET
10 16 (2.58%) ABAP
11 15 (2.42%) ES6
12 14 (2.26%) C
12 14 (2.26%) Python
13 12 (1.94%) Apex Code
13 12 (1.94%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.77%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.61%) VB
16 9 (1.45%) Ruby
17 8 (1.29%) PowerShell
18 7 (1.13%) F#
Qualifications
1 88 (14.19%) Security Cleared
2 75 (12.10%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.58%) Degree
4 10 (1.61%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.16%) CFA
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.61%) QA
2 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (3.23%) Docker
2 8 (1.29%) HDFS
3 5 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.48%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
1 7 (1.13%) Netcool
1 7 (1.13%) Tivoli
2 3 (0.48%) OpenView
3 2 (0.32%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.32%) Control-M
3 2 (0.32%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.32%) Puppet
3 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.16%) Ansible
4 1 (0.16%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.16%) Piwik
4 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 102 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 56 (9.03%) Oracle
3 43 (6.94%) Sitecore
4 30 (4.84%) SAP
5 20 (3.23%) Telerik
6 19 (3.06%) IBM
7 15 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (1.94%) Google
9 8 (1.29%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.97%) ATG
10 6 (0.97%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.81%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.81%) Software AG
11 5 (0.81%) Twitter
11 5 (0.81%) webMethods
11 5 (0.81%) Zend
12 4 (0.65%) HP
12 4 (0.65%) Remedy
12 4 (0.65%) VMware
13 3 (0.48%) ESRI
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £40.00 - £42.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Source Technology
Rate: From £40 to £55 per hour MARKET RATE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Posted: 9 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £25,070 to £57,300 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 14 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago