Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Flex Developer was £588 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 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.

Flex Developer
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 628 602 596
Rank change year-on-year -26 -6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Flex Developer 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.013% 0.011% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.012% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
London median daily rate £588 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +33.33% +10.00%
10th Percentile £524 £515 £406
90th Percentile £661 £615 £419
England median daily rate £588 £550 £413
% change year-on-year +6.82% +33.33% -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43845 42658 44659
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.00% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31743 30364 31460
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 553 695
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%

Flex Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Flex Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Flex Developer in London

Flex Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Flex Developer in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Flex Developer in London

Flex Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Flex Developer in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Flex Developer in London

Flex Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Flex Developer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Flex Developer in London

Flex Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Flex 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 London region featuring Flex Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (16.67%) Use Case
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Parsley
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Java EE

Flex Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Flex
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) Parsley
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe