The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South East / Surrey
Rank 5 6 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 239 215 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.44% 16.73% 17.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.73% 17.38% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 158 168
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 £48.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.21% +21.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +18.05%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1100 1237 1352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.10% 96.26% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 803 733
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 99 61
Median hourly rate £14.75 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Surrey

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Surrey

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Surrey

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Surrey

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +15 38 £425 - 6
Redhill +2 33 £388 +9.15% 10
Guildford -1 19 £450 +20.00% 24
Reigate +1 16 £425 +44.06% 12
Camberley +8 13 £550 +4.76% 2
Leatherhead +3 10 £385 -18.94% 10
Egham +4 9 £425 - 2
Woking -5 6 £438 +6.06% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £450 -
Caterham - 2 £513 -
Cobham +4 1 £250 -
Epsom 0 1 - - 1
Chertsey -2 1 £425 +23.18%
Weybridge -5 1 - -
Addlestone - 1 - -
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 209 (51.60%) JavaScript
2 184 (45.43%) Agile Software Development
3 166 (40.99%) HTML
4 143 (35.31%) CSS
5 125 (30.86%) AngularJS
6 121 (29.88%) C#
6 121 (29.88%) SQL
6 121 (29.88%) .NET
7 106 (26.17%) Java
8 97 (23.95%) HTML5
9 95 (23.46%) jQuery
10 92 (22.72%) MVC
11 91 (22.47%) REST
12 88 (21.73%) Linux
13 80 (19.75%) TDD
14 78 (19.26%) Finance
15 75 (18.52%) Oracle
16 74 (18.27%) Web Development
17 69 (17.04%) React
18 66 (16.30%) CSS3
18 66 (16.30%) SQL Server
19 63 (15.56%) Unix
20 62 (15.31%) Git (software)
21 59 (14.57%) Web Services
22 53 (13.09%) Node.js
23 51 (12.59%) Front End Development
24 50 (12.35%) Oracle Database
25 47 (11.60%) User Experience
26 44 (10.86%) ASP.NET
27 43 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 20 (4.94%) Apache
2 16 (3.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 12 (2.96%) CMS
4 9 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.98%) Drupal
5 8 (1.98%) NServiceBus
6 7 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (1.73%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.73%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.48%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.48%) IIS
8 5 (1.23%) JBoss
8 5 (1.23%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.99%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.74%) Mule
10 3 (0.74%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 13 (3.21%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.48%) MS Office
4 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.98%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.96%) SaaS
3 11 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.99%) Office 365
5 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) Asana
6 1 (0.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.22%) HTTP
1 9 (2.22%) HTTPS
2 3 (0.74%) DNS
3 2 (0.49%) 2G
3 2 (0.49%) 3G
3 2 (0.49%) DHCP
3 2 (0.49%) LTE
3 2 (0.49%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (0.49%) SNMP
3 2 (0.49%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.49%) Telnet
4 1 (0.25%) Firewall
4 1 (0.25%) Internet
4 1 (0.25%) LDAP
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
4 1 (0.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 50 (12.35%) Oracle Database
3 32 (7.90%) Relational Database
4 25 (6.17%) MongoDB
5 24 (5.93%) NoSQL
6 21 (5.19%) SQLPlus
7 19 (4.69%) MySQL
7 19 (4.69%) RDBMS
8 15 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (1.98%) Big Data
12 8 (1.98%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 62 (15.31%) Git (software)
2 30 (7.41%) Subversion
3 25 (6.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 23 (5.68%) Maven
5 20 (4.94%) Bower
5 20 (4.94%) Grunt
5 20 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (4.44%) Jenkins
7 16 (3.95%) Visual Studio
8 13 (3.21%) Eclipse
9 9 (2.22%) JUnit
9 9 (2.22%) NuGet
10 8 (1.98%) JSUnit
10 8 (1.98%) Selenium
10 8 (1.98%) TeamCity
11 7 (1.73%) webpack
12 6 (1.48%) ANTLR
12 6 (1.48%) GoCD
12 6 (1.48%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.23%) Cucumber
General
1 78 (19.26%) Finance
2 18 (4.44%) Banking
3 11 (2.72%) Advertising
4 6 (1.48%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.99%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.99%) Law
6 4 (0.99%) Marketing
6 4 (0.99%) Publishing
7 3 (0.74%) Retail
8 2 (0.49%) Electronics
8 2 (0.49%) German Language
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (40.99%) HTML
2 143 (35.31%) CSS
3 125 (30.86%) AngularJS
4 121 (29.88%) .NET
5 97 (23.95%) HTML5
6 95 (23.46%) jQuery
7 91 (22.47%) REST
8 69 (17.04%) React
9 66 (16.30%) CSS3
10 59 (14.57%) Web Services
11 53 (13.09%) Node.js
12 44 (10.86%) ASP.NET
13 43 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
14 42 (10.37%) JSON
15 36 (8.89%) Sass
16 35 (8.64%) Spring
17 33 (8.15%) .NET Framework
18 27 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 27 (6.67%) RESTful
19 26 (6.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.60%) User Experience
2 10 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.47%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.48%) Computer Science
4 4 (0.99%) Algorithms
5 2 (0.49%) Clustering
5 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.49%) Mashup
5 2 (0.49%) Social Media
6 1 (0.25%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.25%) DataPower
6 1 (0.25%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.25%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.25%) EPoS
6 1 (0.25%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.25%) NHS
6 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.25%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 88 (21.73%) Linux
2 63 (15.56%) Unix
3 38 (9.38%) Windows
4 8 (1.98%) AIX
5 6 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.23%) Solaris
7 4 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.74%) Android
9 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.25%) SUSE
10 1 (0.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (45.43%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (22.72%) MVC
3 80 (19.75%) TDD
4 74 (18.27%) Web Development
5 51 (12.59%) Front End Development
6 38 (9.38%) Scrum
7 34 (8.40%) BDD
8 33 (8.15%) SOA
9 32 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (7.41%) OO
11 25 (6.17%) SDLC
12 24 (5.93%) Continuous Delivery
13 23 (5.68%) Pair Programming
13 23 (5.68%) Unit Testing
14 22 (5.43%) E-Commerce
14 22 (5.43%) Open Source
15 21 (5.19%) Configuration Management
16 20 (4.94%) Software Engineering
17 19 (4.69%) Waterfall
17 19 (4.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 209 (51.60%) JavaScript
2 121 (29.88%) C#
2 121 (29.88%) SQL
3 106 (26.17%) Java
4 41 (10.12%) Python
5 37 (9.14%) PL/SQL
6 27 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 25 (6.17%) Ruby
8 13 (3.21%) PHP
9 11 (2.72%) PowerShell
10 10 (2.47%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.22%) C
11 9 (2.22%) C++
12 6 (1.48%) ES6
12 6 (1.48%) Korn
13 4 (0.99%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.99%) Groovy
14 3 (0.74%) Perl
14 3 (0.74%) VB
14 3 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (7.65%) Degree
2 19 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.74%) ISEB
4 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.25%) MCSD
5 1 (0.25%) MCSE
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.73%) QA
2 5 (1.23%) PA-DSS
2 5 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.49%) SDET
4 1 (0.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.23%) Docker
1 5 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (0.49%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.49%) Oozie
3 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.25%) Kibana
3 1 (0.25%) logstash
3 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 75 (18.52%) Oracle
2 38 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.22%) VMware
4 8 (1.98%) Adobe
4 8 (1.98%) SAP
4 8 (1.98%) TIBCO
5 7 (1.73%) Cognos
5 7 (1.73%) Informatica
6 4 (0.99%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.74%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.49%) Ericsson
8 2 (0.49%) Greenplum
8 2 (0.49%) Huawei
8 2 (0.49%) Infor
8 2 (0.49%) Nokia Networks
8 2 (0.49%) Nortel
8 2 (0.49%) Samsung
9 1 (0.25%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
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