Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hounslow during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 64 109 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 17.25% 34.60% 18.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.29% 37.07% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 91 27
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £374 £375 £323
90th Percentile £600 £590 £488
West London median daily rate £475 £500 £413
% change year-on-year -5.00% +21.21% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £55.00
West London median hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -16.67% +1.82%

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 350 294 207
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 93.33% 91.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 182 114
Hounslow median daily rate £488 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +17.65% +4.94%
10th Percentile £223 £261 £226
90th Percentile £606 £600 £546
West London median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 18
Hounslow median hourly rate £15.86 £13.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.48% +5.88% -33.77%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.75 £8.85
90th Percentile £115.00 £38.88 £61.72
West London median hourly rate £24.60 £19.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +29.47% -11.63% +13.16%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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
Osterley 0 12 £500 +5.26%
Feltham +3 8 £600 +28.00% 8
Isleworth -1 8 £515 -1.90% 3
Brentford -13 8 £515 +37.33% 11
Chiswick +3 6 £375 +15.38%
Developer
West London

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 28 (43.75%) Java
2 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 20 (31.25%) TDD
4 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 19 (29.69%) HTML
5 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (28.13%) CSS
7 17 (26.56%) Unix
7 17 (26.56%) Pair Programming
8 15 (23.44%) Retail
8 15 (23.44%) OO
8 15 (23.44%) HTTP
8 15 (23.44%) MVC
8 15 (23.44%) HTML5
8 15 (23.44%) CSS3
9 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
9 14 (21.88%) OOP
9 14 (21.88%) J2EE
10 13 (20.31%) DOM
10 13 (20.31%) RAD
10 13 (20.31%) Commerce Server
10 13 (20.31%) CRM
10 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
10 13 (20.31%) B2B
10 13 (20.31%) B2C
10 13 (20.31%) Validation
10 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
11 11 (17.19%) Python
11 11 (17.19%) Linux

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 (20.31%) Commerce Server
1 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.25%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) WordPress
4 2 (3.13%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.13%) SAS
5 1 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon Alexa
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.56%) GitHub
2 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.56%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (23.44%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.13%) Big Data
4 2 (3.13%) Cognos Connection
4 2 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.56%) Data Lake
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.56%) Impala
5 1 (1.56%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.56%) Redis
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.94%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.81%) Gatling
3 5 (7.81%) JMeter
4 3 (4.69%) CircleCI
4 3 (4.69%) Gradle
5 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 2 (3.13%) Mocha
5 2 (3.13%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.56%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.56%) fastlane
6 1 (1.56%) GCC
6 1 (1.56%) GitLab
6 1 (1.56%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.56%) Maven
6 1 (1.56%) NUnit
6 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.56%) Travis CI
General
1 15 (23.44%) Retail
2 3 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.69%) HTML
2 18 (28.13%) CSS
3 15 (23.44%) CSS3
3 15 (23.44%) HTML5
4 14 (21.88%) J2EE
5 13 (20.31%) DOM
6 7 (10.94%) REST
7 6 (9.38%) Django
7 6 (9.38%) RESTful
8 5 (7.81%) Web Services
9 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.25%) Kafka
9 4 (6.25%) Node.js
9 4 (6.25%) Qt
9 4 (6.25%) XML
10 3 (4.69%) .NET
10 3 (4.69%) Flask
10 3 (4.69%) JMS
10 3 (4.69%) React
10 3 (4.69%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.81%) User Experience
4 4 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.69%) LIMS
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.13%) Blog
6 2 (3.13%) Cloud Native
6 2 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.13%) Video on Demand
6 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.56%) Apple TV
7 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) iPad
7 1 (1.56%) iPhone
7 1 (1.56%) Life Science
7 1 (1.56%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 17 (26.56%) Unix
2 11 (17.19%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Android
3 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) TDD
3 17 (26.56%) Pair Programming
4 15 (23.44%) MVC
4 15 (23.44%) OO
5 14 (21.88%) OOP
6 13 (20.31%) B2B
6 13 (20.31%) B2C
6 13 (20.31%) CRM
6 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
6 13 (20.31%) RAD
6 13 (20.31%) Validation
7 10 (15.63%) BDD
8 9 (14.06%) Acceptance Criteria
8 9 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.06%) DevOps
8 9 (14.06%) Microservices
9 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 11 (17.19%) Python
4 9 (14.06%) SQL
5 6 (9.38%) Java 8
5 6 (9.38%) Scala
6 5 (7.81%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.81%) C++
7 3 (4.69%) PHP
7 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.69%) VBA
8 2 (3.13%) C#
8 2 (3.13%) Go
8 2 (3.13%) RPG
9 1 (1.56%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.56%) C
9 1 (1.56%) R
9 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.25%) Grafana
2 4 (6.25%) Prometheus
3 3 (4.69%) Kibana
3 3 (4.69%) logstash
4 1 (1.56%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Tableau
2 3 (4.69%) LabWare
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) Cognos
3 2 (3.13%) Google
3 2 (3.13%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.56%) Apple
4 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.56%) Informatica
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) Netezza
4 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.56%) Sybase
4 1 (1.56%) Teradata
4 1 (1.56%) Workday