Period
to 20 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 6 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 27 51 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 23.08% 33.12% 33.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.55% 33.55% 34.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 29
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £370 £360 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -7.69% +20.00%
10th Percentile £311 £340 £313
90th Percentile £488 £425 £448
South London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £41.77 £47.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.68% - -
South London median hourly rate £36.50 £47.83 -
% change year-on-year -23.69% - -

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 110 152 126
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.02% 98.70% 97.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 84 68
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £358 £395 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.49% +3.27% +12.01%
10th Percentile £200 £321 £282
90th Percentile £488 £695 £499
South London median daily rate £500 £473 £425
% change year-on-year +5.82% +11.18% +18.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 43 5
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £45.00 £47.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.92% +139.15% -60.00%
10th Percentile £35.88 £37.80 £13.75
90th Percentile £47.83 £52.90 £46.93
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -25.53% +141.03% -52.34%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 6 £375 -
New Malden -3 2 £365 +3.91% 4
Chessington - 2 - -
Developer
South London

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 17 (62.96%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) .NET
3 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
4 12 (44.44%) SQL
5 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
5 11 (40.74%) Windows
5 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
6 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
6 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
6 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) Client/Server
7 8 (29.63%) MVC
7 8 (29.63%) Finance
7 8 (29.63%) Web Services
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (25.93%) Retail
9 6 (22.22%) VB6
9 6 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (22.22%) VB
9 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (22.22%) Angular 2
9 6 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (18.52%) .NET Core
10 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
10 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
11 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (14.81%) Scrum
11 4 (14.81%) JIRA
11 4 (14.81%) Ajax

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 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) Power BI
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.41%) ClearQuest
3 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) CircleCI
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Avionics
3 2 (7.41%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
2 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET
3 8 (29.63%) Web Services
4 6 (22.22%) Angular 2
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Core
6 4 (14.81%) Ajax
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (11.11%) CSS
7 3 (11.11%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) MDX
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (7.41%) JSON
8 2 (7.41%) RESTful
8 2 (7.41%) XML
9 1 (3.70%) WCF
9 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Client/Server
2 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) MVC
3 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) Scrum
3 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.11%) SOLID
5 2 (7.41%) BDD
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.70%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.70%) Microservices
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) C#
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) T-SQL
3 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
4 6 (22.22%) VB
4 6 (22.22%) VB6
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Java
7 1 (3.70%) ES6
7 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Capita