Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Staines during the 6 months to 20 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
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 9 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 57 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 21.76% 13.00% 17.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.71% 13.83% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 27
Staines median daily rate £475 £438 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +40.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £404 £370 £256
90th Percentile £513 £500 £412
Surrey median daily rate £449 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.13% +3.75% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Staines median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £35.00
90th Percentile £47.50 - £45.00
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +3.45% +6.10% +17.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines. 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
Staines
Contract vacancies in Staines with a recognized job title 251 282 267
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 94.00% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 103 59
Staines median daily rate £475 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +10.75%
10th Percentile £363 £252 £301
90th Percentile £575 £575 £540
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Staines median hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +56.86% -45.16%
10th Percentile £10.50 £18.38 £14.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.50 £47.63
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
% change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +10.38%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Staines

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Staines

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Staines over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Staines

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Staines

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 20 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 Staines region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 32 (56.14%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
3 22 (38.60%) Microservices
4 21 (36.84%) Open Source
5 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (29.82%) HTML
6 17 (29.82%) CSS
6 17 (29.82%) React
7 14 (24.56%) User Experience
8 13 (22.81%) Spring
9 12 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (21.05%) Open Source Development
10 11 (19.30%) API Development
10 11 (19.30%) Node.js
11 10 (17.54%) Ember.js
11 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
11 10 (17.54%) Spring Cloud
11 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
12 9 (15.79%) ES6
13 8 (14.04%) Algorithms
13 8 (14.04%) Front End Development
13 8 (14.04%) Web Development
13 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
14 7 (12.28%) Scrum
14 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
15 6 (10.53%) TDD
15 6 (10.53%) SQL
16 5 (8.77%) OO
16 5 (8.77%) OOD
16 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 3 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) SPSS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (3.51%) Couchbase
2 2 (3.51%) CouchDB
2 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.51%) Informix
2 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.51%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) CSS
1 17 (29.82%) HTML
1 17 (29.82%) React
2 13 (22.81%) Spring
3 11 (19.30%) Node.js
4 10 (17.54%) AngularJS
4 10 (17.54%) Ember.js
4 10 (17.54%) Spring Cloud
5 5 (8.77%) React Native
5 5 (8.77%) REST
6 4 (7.02%) CSS3
7 3 (5.26%) Express
7 3 (5.26%) RESTful
7 3 (5.26%) SOAP
7 3 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (5.26%) Web Services
8 2 (3.51%) .NET
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.51%) Middleware
8 2 (3.51%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 14 (24.56%) User Experience
2 8 (14.04%) Algorithms
3 7 (12.28%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.75%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Microservices
2 21 (36.84%) Open Source
3 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (21.05%) Open Source Development
5 11 (19.30%) API Development
6 10 (17.54%) Test Automation
7 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
7 8 (14.04%) Front End Development
7 8 (14.04%) Web Development
8 7 (12.28%) Scrum
9 6 (10.53%) TDD
10 5 (8.77%) Analytics
10 5 (8.77%) OO
10 5 (8.77%) OOD
10 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.77%) SOLID
10 5 (8.77%) User Stories
11 4 (7.02%) Collaborative Working
12 3 (5.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (56.14%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.79%) ES6
4 6 (10.53%) SQL
5 3 (5.26%) C
5 3 (5.26%) Go
5 3 (5.26%) Python
5 3 (5.26%) SAS Macro
6 2 (3.51%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) Scala
7 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft