Period
to 23 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hounslow during the 6 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 79 63 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 21.35% 26.03% 13.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.90% 27.63% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 48 34
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +9.32%
10th Percentile £319 £363 £344
90th Percentile £615 £557 £548
West London median daily rate £480 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +6.67% +9.09% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £38.75
West London median hourly rate £47.83 £32.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +47.17% -15.58% -14.44%

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 345 228 290
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.24% 94.21% 92.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 119 185
Hounslow median daily rate £475 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% +7.50%
10th Percentile £225 £219 £210
90th Percentile £625 £563 £572
West London median daily rate £450 £430 £410
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.88% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 18
Hounslow median hourly rate £25.00 £13.48 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +85.53% -30.00% +6.94%
10th Percentile £10.60 £12.00 £10.46
90th Percentile £100.85 £41.25 £52.25
West London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year -14.89% +32.39% -1.39%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 24 £515 -0.48% 9
Chiswick -3 13 £400 +6.67%
Brentford -10 9 £470 +25.33% 2
Osterley +3 6 £575 +27.78%
Feltham +3 4 £495 -0.75% 2
Developer
West London

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 42 (53.16%) Java
2 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
3 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (41.77%) HTML
5 29 (36.71%) CSS
6 28 (35.44%) TDD
7 25 (31.65%) Git (software)
8 23 (29.11%) BDD
9 21 (26.58%) Unix
9 21 (26.58%) HTML5
10 20 (25.32%) CSS3
10 20 (25.32%) HTTP
11 19 (24.05%) MVC
12 18 (22.78%) J2EE
12 18 (22.78%) Pair Programming
12 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (22.78%) REST
13 17 (21.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (21.52%) Validation
14 16 (20.25%) OO
14 16 (20.25%) Software Engineering
14 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
15 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
15 15 (18.99%) Microservices
15 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
15 15 (18.99%) B2B
16 14 (17.72%) B2C
16 14 (17.72%) OOP
16 14 (17.72%) Retail

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 (16.46%) Commerce Server
1 13 (16.46%) WebSphere
2 7 (8.86%) CMS
3 5 (6.33%) Apache
4 4 (5.06%) Apache Spark
4 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.80%) Drupal
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon Alexa
6 1 (1.27%) Confluence
6 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.27%) SAS
6 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Magento
2 1 (1.27%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.80%) Akamai
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
3 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (25.32%) HTTP
2 3 (3.80%) Internet
2 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.27%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.27%) SSL
3 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
2 10 (12.66%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (7.59%) MySQL
4 5 (6.33%) Big Data
4 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.80%) Hazelcast
6 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.53%) Data Lake
7 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.27%) Impala
8 1 (1.27%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.27%) Power BI
8 1 (1.27%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (31.65%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.25%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.13%) Gatling
4 7 (8.86%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.59%) JMeter
5 6 (7.59%) JUnit
5 6 (7.59%) Mockito
6 5 (6.33%) Gradle
6 5 (6.33%) Maven
7 4 (5.06%) Bitbucket
7 4 (5.06%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.80%) CircleCI
9 2 (2.53%) Hudson
9 2 (2.53%) Mocha
9 2 (2.53%) NeoLoad
9 2 (2.53%) NUnit
10 1 (1.27%) GCC
10 1 (1.27%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.27%) JIRA
10 1 (1.27%) Subversion
General
1 14 (17.72%) Retail
2 5 (6.33%) Games
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Finance
4 3 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.77%) HTML
2 29 (36.71%) CSS
3 21 (26.58%) HTML5
4 20 (25.32%) CSS3
5 18 (22.78%) J2EE
5 18 (22.78%) REST
6 14 (17.72%) Spring
7 13 (16.46%) DOM
8 11 (13.92%) Node.js
8 11 (13.92%) React
9 10 (12.66%) Web Services
10 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
10 9 (11.39%) RESTful
11 7 (8.86%) jQuery
12 6 (7.59%) Kafka
13 5 (6.33%) .NET
13 5 (6.33%) JSON
13 5 (6.33%) Spring Boot
14 4 (5.06%) Ajax
14 4 (5.06%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Video on Demand
3 3 (3.80%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.80%) User Experience
4 2 (2.53%) Blog
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.27%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.27%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Unix
2 7 (8.86%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.27%) Android
4 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (49.37%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.44%) TDD
3 23 (29.11%) BDD
4 19 (24.05%) MVC
5 18 (22.78%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (22.78%) Pair Programming
6 17 (21.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (21.52%) Validation
7 16 (20.25%) OO
7 16 (20.25%) Software Engineering
8 15 (18.99%) B2B
8 15 (18.99%) E-Commerce
8 15 (18.99%) Microservices
9 14 (17.72%) B2C
9 14 (17.72%) OOP
10 13 (16.46%) CRM
10 13 (16.46%) RAD
11 10 (12.66%) Acceptance Criteria
11 10 (12.66%) Scrum
11 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.16%) Java
2 40 (50.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.66%) Scala
4 8 (10.13%) SQL
5 7 (8.86%) Python
6 6 (7.59%) Java 8
6 6 (7.59%) PHP
7 5 (6.33%) C++
8 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.80%) C#
9 2 (2.53%) ES6
9 2 (2.53%) Go
10 1 (1.27%) C
10 1 (1.27%) Groovy
10 1 (1.27%) R
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby
10 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.72%) Docker
2 2 (2.53%) Varnish
3 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (13.92%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.33%) Prometheus
3 4 (5.06%) Grafana
4 3 (3.80%) Ansible
4 3 (3.80%) Kibana
4 3 (3.80%) logstash
5 2 (2.53%) Puppet
5 2 (2.53%) Rancher
5 2 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (5.06%) JD Edwards
2 3 (3.80%) Google
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.53%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.27%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.27%) Informatica
4 1 (1.27%) Tableau
4 1 (1.27%) Teradata