The median contractor rate for a Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 3 months to 22 June 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
London / Kingston Upon Thames
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 27 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 49.09% 26.67% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% 27.91% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 10
Median daily rate £365 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.31% +7.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £355 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 54 43 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 98.18% 95.56% 98.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 37
Median daily rate £390 £390 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £290 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £475 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £53.13 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +254.16% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames that featured Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Kingston Upon Thames region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 36 (81.82%) .NET
2 32 (72.73%) SQL
3 27 (61.36%) C#
4 25 (56.82%) VB.NET
5 23 (52.27%) T-SQL
5 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
6 22 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 22 (50.00%) Windows
7 19 (43.18%) VB
7 19 (43.18%) Web Services
7 19 (43.18%) VB6
8 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (40.91%) MVC
9 15 (34.09%) Finance
9 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (29.55%) WinForms
11 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
12 11 (25.00%) Client/Server
12 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (18.18%) TDD
14 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
15 7 (15.91%) ETL
15 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (15.91%) Scrum
16 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (13.64%) BDD
16 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5 (11.36%) RESTful

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 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.27%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.09%) MSTest
2 4 (9.09%) NUnit
3 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.27%) CocoaPods
4 1 (2.27%) Gradle
General
1 15 (34.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (81.82%) .NET
2 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 19 (43.18%) Web Services
4 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (29.55%) WinForms
6 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (11.36%) RESTful
8 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.09%) Entity Framework
8 4 (9.09%) REST
8 4 (9.09%) SOAP
8 4 (9.09%) WCF
9 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.55%) CSS
10 2 (4.55%) CSS3
10 2 (4.55%) HTML
10 2 (4.55%) HTML5
10 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.27%) Ajax
11 1 (2.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (40.91%) MVC
2 10 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 8 (18.18%) TDD
4 7 (15.91%) ETL
4 7 (15.91%) Scrum
5 6 (13.64%) BDD
6 5 (11.36%) Release Management
6 5 (11.36%) SDLC
6 5 (11.36%) Workflow
7 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.09%) CRM
7 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Web Development
8 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.55%) Front End Development
8 2 (4.55%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.55%) SOA
9 1 (2.27%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) SQL
2 27 (61.36%) C#
3 25 (56.82%) VB.NET
4 23 (52.27%) T-SQL
5 19 (43.18%) VB
5 19 (43.18%) VB6
6 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.55%) Java
8 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) IBM
2 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.27%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
Posted: 6 days ago