Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 9 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 0 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 40 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 33.61% 13.75% 11.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.40% 14.67% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 11
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £365 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +11.94% +1.52%
10th Percentile £313 £341 £225
90th Percentile £373 £415 £488
South London median daily rate £475 £400 £355
% change year-on-year +18.75% +12.68% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £51.25 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.15% -
South London median hourly rate £44.62 £51.25 £47.83
% change year-on-year -12.94% +7.15% -

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 113 150 134
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 93.75% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 79 63
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £365 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +11.11% +5.59%
10th Percentile £189 £280 £193
90th Percentile £425 £488 £465
South London median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 17
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £47.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.77% -1.74% +165.72%
South London median hourly rate £39.75 £42.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -7.02% +103.57% +31.25%

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 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 21 February 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 +1 21 £365 - 3
New Malden - 5 £365 - 4
Developer
South London

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 35 (87.50%) C#
1 35 (87.50%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 28 (70.00%) SQL
3 28 (70.00%) T-SQL
4 26 (65.00%) Windows
5 25 (62.50%) Client/Server
6 24 (60.00%) Web Services
6 24 (60.00%) VB.NET
7 20 (50.00%) MVC
8 19 (47.50%) WinForms
8 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (40.00%) VB
10 16 (40.00%) VB6
11 14 (35.00%) Finance
12 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
13 12 (30.00%) TeamCity
13 12 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
15 10 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (25.00%) HTML
15 10 (25.00%) CSS
16 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
17 6 (15.00%) Entity Framework
17 6 (15.00%) Games
18 4 (10.00%) Angular 2

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) GIS
2 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (30.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.50%) gulp
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Games
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 24 (60.00%) Web Services
4 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (47.50%) WinForms
5 11 (27.50%) AngularJS
6 10 (25.00%) CSS
6 10 (25.00%) HTML
7 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.00%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.00%) Angular 2
10 3 (7.50%) .NET Core
10 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (7.50%) CSS3
10 3 (7.50%) HTML5
10 3 (7.50%) WCF
11 2 (5.00%) React
11 2 (5.00%) WPF
12 1 (2.50%) Node.js
12 1 (2.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Client/Server
2 10 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (7.50%) Front End Development
3 3 (7.50%) OO
3 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (2.50%) API Design
5 1 (2.50%) API Integration
5 1 (2.50%) Competitor Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) Information Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Prototyping
5 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.50%) Usability Testing
5 1 (2.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) C#
2 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 28 (70.00%) T-SQL
3 24 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 16 (40.00%) VB
4 16 (40.00%) VB6
5 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.50%) VMware