Period
to 26 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 6 months to 26 May 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
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 40 44 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 31.75% 26.51% 24.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.61% 26.99% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 15
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £365 £373 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.01% -12.35% +30.77%
10th Percentile £334 £336 £349
90th Percentile £474 £445 £488
South London median daily rate £475 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +15.15% +3.13% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £41.59 £49.54 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.05% +3.58% -
South London median hourly rate £36.50 £49.54 £47.83
% change year-on-year -26.32% +3.58% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames. 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames with a recognized job title 119 163 130
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.44% 98.19% 97.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 85 54
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £365 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% -3.85% +20.00%
10th Percentile £270 £282 £266
90th Percentile £463 £495 £488
South London median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +17.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 17
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £46.42 £47.83 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.96% - -4.34%
10th Percentile £33.42 £40.40 £17.70
90th Percentile £47.83 £53.63 £50.00
South London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year -20.21% +89.90% -2.79%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Kingston Upon Thames

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Kingston Upon Thames

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Kingston Upon Thames over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Kingston Upon Thames

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Kingston Upon Thames

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Kingston Upon Thames

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Surbiton 0 17 £365 -14.12% 1
New Malden +1 5 £365 - 6
Developer
South London

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Kingston Upon Thames region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 32 (80.00%) .NET
3 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
3 26 (65.00%) SQL
4 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 24 (60.00%) Windows
5 24 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 24 (60.00%) VB.NET
5 24 (60.00%) Client/Server
6 23 (57.50%) Web Services
7 17 (42.50%) Finance
8 16 (40.00%) MVC
9 13 (32.50%) VB
9 13 (32.50%) VB6
9 13 (32.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
11 11 (27.50%) WinForms
11 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
12 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 8 (20.00%) TeamCity
13 8 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (17.50%) Angular 2
14 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
15 6 (15.00%) Retail
15 6 (15.00%) .NET Core

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) Power BI
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (80.00%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 23 (57.50%) Web Services
4 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
5 11 (27.50%) WinForms
6 7 (17.50%) Angular 2
7 6 (15.00%) .NET Core
8 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (12.50%) CSS
8 5 (12.50%) HTML
9 3 (7.50%) Ajax
9 3 (7.50%) jQuery
9 3 (7.50%) MDX
9 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.50%) WCF
10 2 (5.00%) JSON
10 2 (5.00%) RESTful
10 2 (5.00%) WPF
11 1 (2.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 12 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) MVC
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.00%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) Scrum
4 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.50%) SOLID
6 2 (5.00%) BDD
6 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) API Design
7 1 (2.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.50%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.50%) Microservices
7 1 (2.50%) Open Source
7 1 (2.50%) Secure Coding
7 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 24 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 24 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 13 (32.50%) VB
4 13 (32.50%) VB6
5 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) ES6
7 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Capita