Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £358 per day in advertised job vacancies in Kingston Upon Thames during the 6 months to 21 November 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
South London > Kingston Upon Thames
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 47 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 32.87% 22.39% 15.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.57% 23.62% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 26 25
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £358 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.67% +25.00% -22.33%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £225
90th Percentile £413 £438 £460
South London median daily rate £500 £405 £350
% change year-on-year +23.46% +15.71% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 - -
South London median hourly rate £46.42 - £30.00

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 140 127 179
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.90% 94.78% 96.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 65 107
Kingston Upon Thames median daily rate £375 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.32% +8.57% +11.11%
10th Percentile £290 £237 £225
90th Percentile £625 £488 £464
South London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +14.71% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 10
Kingston Upon Thames median hourly rate £47.83 £47.83 £48.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.22% +205.72%
10th Percentile £21.09 £13.48 £31.76
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £52.17
South London median hourly rate £41.42 £21.20 £18.00
% change year-on-year +95.35% +17.78% +12.50%

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 21 November 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
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 November 2017. 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 - 13 £365 - 2
New Malden - 6 £351 - 1
Developer
South London

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 37 (78.72%) .NET
2 35 (74.47%) C#
3 31 (65.96%) SQL
3 31 (65.96%) ASP.NET
4 28 (59.57%) T-SQL
4 28 (59.57%) Windows
5 27 (57.45%) VB
5 27 (57.45%) VB.NET
5 27 (57.45%) VB6
6 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
6 24 (51.06%) MVC
7 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (46.81%) Web Services
8 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (36.17%) WinForms
10 16 (34.04%) Client/Server
11 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
12 13 (27.66%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
13 11 (23.40%) HTML
13 11 (23.40%) CSS
14 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (21.28%) Finance
14 10 (21.28%) TDD
15 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
15 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
16 8 (17.02%) Games
16 8 (17.02%) Scrum
16 8 (17.02%) BDD
16 8 (17.02%) Entity Framework

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 2 (4.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.77%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (12.77%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) gulp
3 1 (2.13%) JIRA
3 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) webpack
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (78.72%) .NET
2 31 (65.96%) ASP.NET
3 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (46.81%) Web Services
5 17 (36.17%) WinForms
6 14 (29.79%) AngularJS
7 11 (23.40%) CSS
7 11 (23.40%) HTML
8 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.02%) Entity Framework
11 5 (10.64%) CSS3
11 5 (10.64%) HTML5
12 4 (8.51%) Ajax
12 4 (8.51%) Angular 2
12 4 (8.51%) jQuery
12 4 (8.51%) WPF
13 3 (6.38%) RESTful
14 2 (4.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 2 (4.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Client/Server
2 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
2 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) MVC
2 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.28%) TDD
4 8 (17.02%) BDD
4 8 (17.02%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.89%) Web Development
6 6 (12.77%) Front End Development
6 6 (12.77%) SDLC
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.38%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Information Architecture
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.38%) OO
8 3 (6.38%) Prototyping
8 3 (6.38%) Release Management
8 3 (6.38%) Usability Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Wireframes
9 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) C#
2 31 (65.96%) SQL
3 28 (59.57%) T-SQL
4 27 (57.45%) VB
4 27 (57.45%) VB.NET
4 27 (57.45%) VB6
5 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.38%) VBScript
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) Java
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) VMware