Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £508 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hounslow during the 6 months to 19 November 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 72 97 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 17.48% 32.01% 16.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.80% 34.15% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 81 37
Hounslow median daily rate £508 £518 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +21.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £350 £339
90th Percentile £576 £585 £548
West London median daily rate £475 £482 £413
% change year-on-year -1.35% +16.73% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £38.75
West London median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hounslow. 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
Hounslow
Contract vacancies in Hounslow with a recognized job title 383 284 283
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.96% 93.73% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 169 169
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £235 £255 £224
90th Percentile £623 £586 £575
West London median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 24
Hounslow median hourly rate £26.75 £13.25 £18.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +101.89% -27.30% -0.82%
10th Percentile £10.85 £12.23 £10.50
90th Percentile £115.00 £32.48 £55.25
West London median hourly rate £27.50 £19.66 £18.00
% change year-on-year +39.88% +9.22% -2.70%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Hounslow

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Hounslow

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hounslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Hounslow over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Hounslow

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Hounslow

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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
Isleworth 0 16 £515 -1.90% 6
Brentford -12 11 £520 +38.67% 5
Osterley +1 10 £500 +11.11%
Chiswick +2 8 £475 +46.15%
Feltham -1 4 £495 +5.60% 5
Developer
West London

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Hounslow region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 40 (55.56%) Java
2 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (37.50%) HTML
5 25 (34.72%) CSS
5 25 (34.72%) Git (software)
6 22 (30.56%) TDD
7 20 (27.78%) Unix
8 19 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (25.00%) HTML5
9 18 (25.00%) OO
9 18 (25.00%) J2EE
10 17 (23.61%) HTTP
10 17 (23.61%) MVC
10 17 (23.61%) Validation
10 17 (23.61%) BDD
10 17 (23.61%) REST
10 17 (23.61%) CSS3
11 16 (22.22%) Pair Programming
12 15 (20.83%) Retail
12 15 (20.83%) OOP
12 15 (20.83%) Relational Database
13 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (19.44%) B2C
14 13 (18.06%) B2B
14 13 (18.06%) Commerce Server
14 13 (18.06%) CRM
14 13 (18.06%) RAD
14 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
14 13 (18.06%) DOM

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow 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 13 (18.06%) Commerce Server
1 13 (18.06%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.94%) CMS
3 4 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.78%) WordPress
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.39%) Confluence
5 1 (1.39%) JBoss
5 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Akamai
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Amazon Alexa
3 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub
3 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.39%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.61%) HTTP
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.39%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.39%) SSL
4 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (5.56%) MySQL
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.78%) Big Data
5 2 (2.78%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.39%) Cognos Connection
6 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.39%) Impala
6 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) OLAP
6 1 (1.39%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (34.72%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.72%) Gatling
4 6 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.94%) JMeter
5 5 (6.94%) Maven
6 4 (5.56%) Bitbucket
6 4 (5.56%) Gradle
6 4 (5.56%) JUnit
6 4 (5.56%) Mockito
6 4 (5.56%) WebDriver
7 3 (4.17%) CircleCI
7 3 (4.17%) JIRA
8 2 (2.78%) Mocha
8 2 (2.78%) NeoLoad
8 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.39%) CocoaPods
9 1 (1.39%) GCC
9 1 (1.39%) Hudson
9 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (20.83%) Retail
2 5 (6.94%) Games
3 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (37.50%) HTML
2 25 (34.72%) CSS
3 18 (25.00%) HTML5
3 18 (25.00%) J2EE
4 17 (23.61%) CSS3
4 17 (23.61%) REST
5 13 (18.06%) DOM
6 11 (15.28%) Spring
7 10 (13.89%) Node.js
7 10 (13.89%) Web Services
8 7 (9.72%) React
9 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.33%) RESTful
9 6 (8.33%) XML
10 5 (6.94%) JSON
10 5 (6.94%) Kafka
11 4 (5.56%) JMS
11 4 (5.56%) Struts
12 3 (4.17%) .NET
12 3 (4.17%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.56%) Video on Demand
4 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.17%) LIMS
4 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Blog
5 2 (2.78%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (1.39%) Apple TV
6 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) iPad
6 1 (1.39%) iPhone
6 1 (1.39%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Unix
2 7 (9.72%) Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) tvOS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.56%) TDD
3 18 (25.00%) OO
4 17 (23.61%) BDD
4 17 (23.61%) MVC
4 17 (23.61%) Validation
5 16 (22.22%) Pair Programming
6 15 (20.83%) OOP
7 14 (19.44%) B2C
7 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (18.06%) B2B
8 13 (18.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (18.06%) CRM
8 13 (18.06%) E-Commerce
8 13 (18.06%) RAD
8 13 (18.06%) Software Engineering
9 12 (16.67%) Microservices
10 10 (13.89%) Acceptance Criteria
10 10 (13.89%) Scrum
11 9 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (55.56%) Java
2 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (9.72%) SQL
4 6 (8.33%) C++
4 6 (8.33%) Python
4 6 (8.33%) Scala
5 5 (6.94%) Java 8
6 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.17%) C#
7 2 (2.78%) Go
7 2 (2.78%) PHP
7 2 (2.78%) RPG
8 1 (1.39%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) ES6
8 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.39%) R
8 1 (1.39%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.28%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.94%) Grafana
2 5 (6.94%) Prometheus
3 3 (4.17%) Kibana
3 3 (4.17%) logstash
3 3 (4.17%) Rancher
4 2 (2.78%) Ansible
5 1 (1.39%) Puppet
5 1 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (4.17%) LabWare
2 2 (2.78%) Google
2 2 (2.78%) JD Edwards
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.39%) Apple
3 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.39%) Cognos
3 1 (1.39%) Informatica
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) Tableau
3 1 (1.39%) Teradata
3 1 (1.39%) Workday