Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £518 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hounslow during the 6 months to 17 November 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
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 97 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 32.23% 16.01% 11.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.52% 17.07% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 37 35
Hounslow median daily rate £518 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.76% +6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £350 £339 £315
90th Percentile £585 £548 £475
West London median daily rate £475 £413 £363
% change year-on-year +15.21% +13.79% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - £38.75 -
West London median hourly rate - £42.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year - +1.82% +11.49%

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 281 287 311
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.36% 93.79% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 171 224
Hounslow median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £255 £225 £251
90th Percentile £586 £575 £513
West London median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 21
Hounslow median hourly rate £13.25 £18.23 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.30% -1.49% -48.61%
10th Percentile £12.23 £10.50 £16.00
90th Percentile £32.48 £55.25 £33.00
West London median hourly rate £19.66 £18.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +9.22% -2.70% +11.58%

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 November 2017.

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 November 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
Isleworth - 44 £525 - 4
Osterley +4 17 £450 -12.62%
Brentford +6 12 £375 +7.14%
Feltham -7 7 £469 +10.29%
Chiswick -10 1 £325 -23.53%
Developer
West London

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Hounslow region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 69 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (49.48%) TDD
3 38 (39.18%) RESTful
4 34 (35.05%) Pair Programming
4 34 (35.05%) Java
5 33 (34.02%) BDD
6 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
7 31 (31.96%) CSS
8 29 (29.90%) Unix
8 29 (29.90%) SQL
9 28 (28.87%) Web Services
9 28 (28.87%) Git (software)
9 28 (28.87%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (26.80%) NoSQL
10 26 (26.80%) User Stories
11 25 (25.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (24.74%) Linux
12 24 (24.74%) HTML
12 24 (24.74%) Python
13 21 (21.65%) Test Automation
13 21 (21.65%) Acceptance Criteria
14 20 (20.62%) High Availability
15 19 (19.59%) Docker
15 19 (19.59%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (18.56%) HTML5
16 18 (18.56%) Scrum
17 17 (17.53%) Shell Script
17 17 (17.53%) CSS3
17 17 (17.53%) DevOps
18 16 (16.49%) Front End Development

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 5 (5.15%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.12%) Apache
3 3 (3.09%) CMS
3 3 (3.09%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.03%) Drupal
5 1 (1.03%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) InVision
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.09%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.06%) GitHub
5 1 (1.03%) Google Play
5 1 (1.03%) Office 365
5 1 (1.03%) SaaS
5 1 (1.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) HTTP
1 5 (5.15%) Internet
2 4 (4.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.80%) NoSQL
2 11 (11.34%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (10.31%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.25%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
5 7 (7.22%) MongoDB
6 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.15%) MySQL
6 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.09%) OLTP
7 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.06%) Big Data
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.03%) Power BI
9 1 (1.03%) PowerPivot
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.03%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (28.87%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.43%) Cucumber
3 13 (13.40%) JUnit
4 9 (9.28%) Mockito
5 8 (8.25%) Jenkins
6 7 (7.22%) Calabash
6 7 (7.22%) Xcode
7 5 (5.15%) Appium
7 5 (5.15%) Gradle
7 5 (5.15%) IntelliJ
7 5 (5.15%) Mocha
8 4 (4.12%) JMeter
8 4 (4.12%) Protractor
8 4 (4.12%) Selenium
8 4 (4.12%) Subversion
8 4 (4.12%) WebDriver
9 3 (3.09%) Jasmine
9 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.06%) JIRA
10 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (9.28%) Games
2 3 (3.09%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Back Office
3 2 (2.06%) Electronics
3 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.18%) RESTful
2 31 (31.96%) CSS
3 28 (28.87%) Web Services
4 24 (24.74%) HTML
5 18 (18.56%) HTML5
6 17 (17.53%) CSS3
7 16 (16.49%) Node.js
8 15 (15.46%) Spring
9 14 (14.43%) AngularJS
9 14 (14.43%) React
10 10 (10.31%) JSON
11 9 (9.28%) Dropwizard
11 9 (9.28%) jQuery
12 8 (8.25%) Django
12 8 (8.25%) Redux
13 7 (7.22%) Flask
13 7 (7.22%) Gherkin
13 7 (7.22%) Velocity
13 7 (7.22%) XML
14 6 (6.19%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (8.25%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.22%) Data Structures
3 7 (7.22%) Video on Demand
3 7 (7.22%) Video\Live Streaming
4 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.12%) Blog
5 4 (4.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.09%) User Experience
7 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.06%) iPad
7 2 (2.06%) iPhone
8 1 (1.03%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.03%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.03%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.03%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (1.03%) STB
8 1 (1.03%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.90%) Unix
2 24 (24.74%) Linux
3 4 (4.12%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.06%) Windows
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.03%) Android
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (71.13%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (49.48%) TDD
3 34 (35.05%) Pair Programming
4 33 (34.02%) BDD
5 28 (28.87%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (26.80%) User Stories
7 25 (25.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (21.65%) Acceptance Criteria
8 21 (21.65%) Test Automation
9 20 (20.62%) High Availability
10 19 (19.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (18.56%) Scrum
12 17 (17.53%) DevOps
13 16 (16.49%) Front End Development
13 16 (16.49%) Kanban
14 15 (15.46%) Microservices
14 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
15 13 (13.40%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (10.31%) OO
16 10 (10.31%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (35.05%) Java
2 32 (32.99%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.90%) SQL
4 24 (24.74%) Python
5 17 (17.53%) Shell Script
6 13 (13.40%) Scala
7 11 (11.34%) Ruby
8 10 (10.31%) Groovy
9 8 (8.25%) C#
10 7 (7.22%) Apple Swift
10 7 (7.22%) C++
11 6 (6.19%) T-SQL
12 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
12 5 (5.15%) Kotlin
13 4 (4.12%) Go
13 4 (4.12%) Perl
14 3 (3.09%) PHP
14 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
15 2 (2.06%) Objective-C
15 2 (2.06%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Degree
2 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) OASIS TOSCA
3 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.06%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (19.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (14.43%) Kubernetes
2 9 (9.28%) Kibana
2 9 (9.28%) logstash
3 5 (5.15%) Grafana
4 4 (4.12%) Prometheus
5 3 (3.09%) Cloudify
5 3 (3.09%) StackStorm
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) AppDynamics
1 9 (9.28%) Splunk
2 8 (8.25%) Apple
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle
3 7 (7.22%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.12%) Sybase
5 2 (2.06%) Capita
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) Cognos
6 1 (1.03%) Google
6 1 (1.03%) JDA
6 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.03%) Tableau
6 1 (1.03%) Teradata
6 1 (1.03%) Zend