Period
to 17 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hounslow during the 6 months to 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 74 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 23.57% 16.59% 8.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.34% 18.82% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 25 23
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £446 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.11% -0.89% +15.38%
10th Percentile £324 £328 £333
90th Percentile £602 £550 £548
West London median daily rate £489 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.61% +5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £22.50
West London median hourly rate £48.92 £24.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +97.62% +10.01% -43.75%

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 292 186 286
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.99% 88.15% 91.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 87 184
Hounslow median daily rate £465 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £245 £200 £252
90th Percentile £581 £538 £573
West London median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 16
Hounslow median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.02% +48.61% -1.37%
10th Percentile £10.70 £12.38 £12.00
90th Percentile £44.05 £115.63 £40.00
West London median hourly rate £27.50 £29.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -6.78% +68.57% -4.11%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 25 £538 +10.71% 7
Chiswick -1 18 £450 +44.00%
Brentford +4 12 £485 +7.78% 3
Osterley +8 7 £575 +24.19%
Feltham -1 5 £400 -5.88% 2
Developer
West London

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 53 (71.62%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.00%) TDD
2 37 (50.00%) Java
3 25 (33.78%) REST
4 24 (32.43%) BDD
5 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
6 22 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
8 20 (27.03%) Spring
8 20 (27.03%) Pair Programming
8 20 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (25.68%) Microservices
10 18 (24.32%) Jenkins
10 18 (24.32%) Scrum
11 17 (22.97%) HTML
12 16 (21.62%) Test Automation
13 15 (20.27%) CSS
13 15 (20.27%) Docker
14 14 (18.92%) NoSQL
14 14 (18.92%) Web Services
14 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
15 13 (17.57%) Kanban
15 13 (17.57%) JUnit
15 13 (17.57%) SQL
15 13 (17.57%) Mockito
15 13 (17.57%) Open Source
15 13 (17.57%) AngularJS
15 13 (17.57%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (16.22%) React
16 12 (16.22%) RESTful

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 7 (9.46%) Apache
1 7 (9.46%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.41%) CMS
2 4 (5.41%) NServiceBus
2 4 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.05%) Drupal
4 1 (1.35%) Confluence
4 1 (1.35%) Mongoose
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Magento
2 1 (1.35%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.35%) JDE World
2 1 (1.35%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.05%) Akamai
3 3 (4.05%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.05%) GitHub
3 3 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.35%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) HTTP
2 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.05%) Internet
4 1 (1.35%) FTP
4 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (14.86%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.11%) MySQL
5 5 (6.76%) RavenDB
6 4 (5.41%) Big Data
7 3 (4.05%) Hazelcast
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.35%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.35%) OLAP
9 1 (1.35%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.35%) Power BI
9 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Jenkins
2 14 (18.92%) Git (software)
3 13 (17.57%) JUnit
3 13 (17.57%) Mockito
4 12 (16.22%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.11%) Gradle
6 5 (6.76%) Maven
6 5 (6.76%) TeamCity
7 4 (5.41%) Bitbucket
7 4 (5.41%) IntelliJ
7 4 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (5.41%) WebDriver
8 3 (4.05%) Gatling
8 3 (4.05%) JMeter
9 2 (2.70%) Hudson
9 2 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.35%) NUnit
10 1 (1.35%) Subversion
10 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (9.46%) Games
2 6 (8.11%) Marketing
3 5 (6.76%) Finance
4 3 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) REST
2 20 (27.03%) Spring
3 17 (22.97%) HTML
4 15 (20.27%) CSS
5 14 (18.92%) Web Services
6 13 (17.57%) AngularJS
7 12 (16.22%) .NET
7 12 (16.22%) React
7 12 (16.22%) RESTful
8 9 (12.16%) Node.js
9 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET
9 8 (10.81%) HTML5
9 8 (10.81%) jQuery
10 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (9.46%) CSS3
10 7 (9.46%) Dropwizard
11 6 (8.11%) JSON
11 6 (8.11%) OAuth
11 6 (8.11%) SOAP
12 5 (6.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.41%) Over-the-Top Content
3 3 (4.05%) Video on Demand
4 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Chromecast
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.70%) IPTV
4 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) iPad
5 1 (1.35%) iPhone
5 1 (1.35%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Unix
2 6 (8.11%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (71.62%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.00%) TDD
3 24 (32.43%) BDD
4 22 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
6 20 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (27.03%) Pair Programming
7 19 (25.68%) Microservices
8 18 (24.32%) Scrum
9 16 (21.62%) Test Automation
10 13 (17.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (17.57%) Kanban
10 13 (17.57%) Open Source
11 11 (14.86%) DevOps
12 10 (13.51%) Acceptance Criteria
12 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
12 10 (13.51%) High Availability
12 10 (13.51%) Unit Testing
13 9 (12.16%) MVC
14 7 (9.46%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) Java
2 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.57%) SQL
4 9 (12.16%) Scala
5 8 (10.81%) C#
5 8 (10.81%) Java 8
6 7 (9.46%) Groovy
7 6 (8.11%) C++
7 6 (8.11%) PHP
8 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.41%) Kotlin
9 4 (5.41%) Python
9 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.05%) Ruby
11 2 (2.70%) ES6
12 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.35%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (20.27%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Varnish
3 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) Kubernetes
2 7 (9.46%) Grafana
3 4 (5.41%) Kibana
3 4 (5.41%) logstash
3 4 (5.41%) Prometheus
3 4 (5.41%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (5.41%) Terraform
4 3 (4.05%) Ansible
5 2 (2.70%) Puppet
5 2 (2.70%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft
1 6 (8.11%) Splunk
2 5 (6.76%) JD Edwards
3 4 (5.41%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.70%) Google
4 2 (2.70%) New Relic
5 1 (1.35%) Epicor
5 1 (1.35%) IFS
5 1 (1.35%) Infor
5 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.35%) Workday