Period
to 19 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in High Wycombe during the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

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
Buckinghamshire > High Wycombe
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 8 2
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 18 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe 26.09% 6.78% 21.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.57% 6.90% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 42
High Wycombe median daily rate £363 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.84% -2.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £218 £313 £325
90th Percentile £488 £374 £375
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
High Wycombe median hourly rate £46.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £46.00 - £38.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe. 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
High Wycombe
Contract vacancies in High Wycombe with a recognized job title 63 58 88
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.30% 98.31% 98.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 65
High Wycombe median daily rate £325 £265 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.64% -24.29% -
10th Percentile £165 £105 £231
90th Percentile £484 £532 £480
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 5
High Wycombe median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +17.65% +21.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £12.51
90th Percentile £48.00 £31.80 £46.20
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £17.00 £14.10
% change year-on-year -17.35% +20.57% -6.00%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in High Wycombe

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in High Wycombe

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in High Wycombe over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in High Wycombe

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in High Wycombe

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the High Wycombe region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) LESS
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) Handlebars
5 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 3 (16.67%) Babel
5 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (16.67%) WordPress
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) JIRA
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) QNX
6 2 (11.11%) SAML
6 2 (11.11%) VxWorks
6 2 (11.11%) C++
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in High Wycombe 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 3 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) IGMP
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Power BI
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Babel
2 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) Handlebars
4 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) LESS
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Core
5 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) OAuth
5 2 (11.11%) OpenID
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) SAML
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 3 (16.67%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Web Development
3 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.56%) Microservices
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Delphi
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) QNX
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) hybris
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) Telerik
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin