The median contractor rate for a Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 19 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 31.67% 36.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 32.76% 36.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 0
Median daily rate £370 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.12% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

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 58 46 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 96.67% 97.87% 97.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 24 35
Median daily rate £355 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £305 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £51.25 £18.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +180.82% -8.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
4 16 (53.33%) Windows
5 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 15 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 14 (46.67%) C#
6 14 (46.67%) MVC
7 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (36.67%) WinForms
8 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (33.33%) Client/Server
10 9 (30.00%) VB
10 9 (30.00%) VB6
11 8 (26.67%) Release Management
11 8 (26.67%) SDLC
12 7 (23.33%) Web Services
13 6 (20.00%) Finance
14 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
14 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
15 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
15 4 (13.33%) SOA
15 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
15 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
16 3 (10.00%) RESTful
16 3 (10.00%) MSTest
16 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM

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 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Bluemix
1 1 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) MSTest
2 3 (10.00%) NUnit
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.33%) CocoaPods
4 1 (3.33%) Gradle
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Local Government
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (36.67%) WinForms
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
7 3 (10.00%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) RESTful
7 3 (10.00%) SOAP
7 3 (10.00%) WCF
8 2 (6.67%) CSS
9 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.33%) CSS3
9 1 (3.33%) Sass
9 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.33%) UIKit
9 1 (3.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) iPad
3 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) MVC
2 11 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Release Management
3 8 (26.67%) SDLC
4 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (13.33%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Workflow
7 2 (6.67%) BDD
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) ETL
7 2 (6.67%) Mobile Development
7 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (3.33%) Android Development
8 1 (3.33%) Dependency Management
8 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 15 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 14 (46.67%) C#
4 9 (30.00%) VB
4 9 (30.00%) VB6
5 2 (6.67%) F#
5 2 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
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