The median contractor rate for a Developer was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 June 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 East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 286 273 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.23% 21.93% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.57% 22.98% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 194 164
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 1
Median hourly rate £39.00 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +8.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 1164 1188 1236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.56% 95.42% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 816 778 703
Median daily rate £425 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +4.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 67 50
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.55% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Surrey

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 June 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
Redhill -2 52 £425 +8.97% 4
Staines +3 21 £469 -21.87% 2
Guildford -2 20 £425 +6.25% 23
Woking +6 14 £350 -22.22% 13
Leatherhead +4 12 £370 -20.00% 12
Epsom +1 12 £450 +12.50% 3
Reigate +1 11 £408 +81.11% 15
Camberley -3 9 £425 -22.72% 2
Egham +5 2 £425 +9.67% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -13 2 £381 -19.69%
Farnham +3 1 - - 2
Cobham +1 1 £350 -6.66%
Weybridge -2 1 - - 5
Caterham - 1 £488 - 1
Haslemere - 1 £325 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 268 (51.44%) JavaScript
2 233 (44.72%) HTML
3 198 (38.00%) CSS
4 187 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
5 155 (29.75%) Finance
6 142 (27.26%) AngularJS
7 134 (25.72%) SQL
8 127 (24.38%) Oracle
9 125 (23.99%) REST
10 122 (23.42%) HTML5
11 116 (22.26%) C#
12 109 (20.92%) .NET
13 108 (20.73%) jQuery
14 105 (20.15%) Linux
15 99 (19.00%) Java
16 98 (18.81%) TDD
17 94 (18.04%) Web Development
18 92 (17.66%) Git (software)
18 92 (17.66%) MVC
19 91 (17.47%) Python
20 90 (17.27%) Front End Development
21 83 (15.93%) Web Services
21 83 (15.93%) Unix
22 82 (15.74%) React
23 77 (14.78%) CSS3
24 75 (14.40%) Oracle Database
25 65 (12.48%) SQL Server
26 60 (11.52%) PL/SQL
27 56 (10.75%) User Experience
28 55 (10.56%) Spring

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 23 (4.41%) CMS
2 21 (4.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 19 (3.65%) Apache
4 15 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.69%) NServiceBus
6 13 (2.50%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.92%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.73%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.96%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.77%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.77%) WordPress
14 3 (0.58%) IIS
15 2 (0.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 26 (4.99%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.38%) Simulink
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.15%) BusinessWorks
1 6 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 29 (5.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.07%) SaaS
3 15 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.11%) Office 365
5 8 (1.54%) GitHub
6 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.77%) HTTP
2 3 (0.58%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.38%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.38%) Internet
3 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.38%) Wireless
4 1 (0.19%) SMS
4 1 (0.19%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.40%) Oracle Database
2 65 (12.48%) SQL Server
3 52 (9.98%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.18%) SQLPlus
5 25 (4.80%) RDBMS
6 24 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (4.03%) NoSQL
8 20 (3.84%) MySQL
8 20 (3.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 19 (3.65%) MongoDB
10 17 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
12 13 (2.50%) Big Data
12 13 (2.50%) Hadoop
13 10 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
14 8 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 92 (17.66%) Git (software)
2 42 (8.06%) Subversion
3 35 (6.72%) Jenkins
4 23 (4.41%) Maven
5 18 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (3.45%) Visual Studio
6 16 (3.07%) ProC
7 14 (2.69%) JSUnit
8 13 (2.50%) NUnit
8 13 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (1.73%) Eclipse
9 9 (1.73%) Jasmine
10 8 (1.54%) Bower
10 8 (1.54%) JUnit
10 8 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (1.34%) Grunt
12 6 (1.15%) GoCD
13 5 (0.96%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.96%) gulp
13 5 (0.96%) PostCSS
General
1 155 (29.75%) Finance
2 23 (4.41%) Banking
3 10 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.34%) Investment Banking
4 7 (1.34%) Marketing
5 6 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 5 (0.96%) Advertising
6 5 (0.96%) Retail
7 4 (0.77%) Games
8 3 (0.58%) Publishing
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 2 (0.38%) Law
9 2 (0.38%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (44.72%) HTML
2 198 (38.00%) CSS
3 142 (27.26%) AngularJS
4 125 (23.99%) REST
5 122 (23.42%) HTML5
6 109 (20.92%) .NET
7 108 (20.73%) jQuery
8 83 (15.93%) Web Services
9 82 (15.74%) React
10 77 (14.78%) CSS3
11 55 (10.56%) Django
11 55 (10.56%) Spring
12 47 (9.02%) ASP.NET
13 44 (8.45%) Node.js
14 41 (7.87%) Ajax
15 40 (7.68%) ASP.NET Web API
16 37 (7.10%) Sass
17 35 (6.72%) JSON
18 27 (5.18%) ASP.NET MVC
19 26 (4.99%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.75%) User Experience
2 28 (5.37%) Mobile App
3 25 (4.80%) Greenfield Project
4 19 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.15%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.15%) Computer Science
7 5 (0.96%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (0.58%) Clustering
8 3 (0.58%) Social Media
9 2 (0.38%) CUDA
9 2 (0.38%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.38%) iPhone
9 2 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.19%) Animation
10 1 (0.19%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.19%) Minimum Viable Product
10 1 (0.19%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.19%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 105 (20.15%) Linux
2 83 (15.93%) Unix
3 27 (5.18%) Windows
4 16 (3.07%) Android
5 13 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.92%) AIX
7 9 (1.73%) Solaris
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.19%) SUSE
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (18.81%) TDD
3 94 (18.04%) Web Development
4 92 (17.66%) MVC
5 90 (17.27%) Front End Development
6 46 (8.83%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (7.68%) SOA
8 38 (7.29%) Scrum
8 38 (7.29%) Test Automation
9 32 (6.14%) Unit Testing
10 30 (5.76%) SOLID
11 29 (5.57%) OO
11 29 (5.57%) SDLC
12 27 (5.18%) DevOps
12 27 (5.18%) E-Commerce
13 26 (4.99%) BDD
14 25 (4.80%) Waterfall
14 25 (4.80%) Wireframes
15 24 (4.61%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (4.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 268 (51.44%) JavaScript
2 134 (25.72%) SQL
3 116 (22.26%) C#
4 99 (19.00%) Java
5 91 (17.47%) Python
6 60 (11.52%) PL/SQL
7 45 (8.64%) Shell Script
8 33 (6.33%) C
9 24 (4.61%) C++
10 21 (4.03%) T-SQL
11 20 (3.84%) ES6
12 18 (3.45%) Ruby
13 16 (3.07%) PHP
14 11 (2.11%) Korn
15 10 (1.92%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.92%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.54%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.34%) Bash Shell
18 6 (1.15%) TypeScript
19 5 (0.96%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 32 (6.14%) Degree
2 10 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.19%) CCNA
6 1 (0.19%) CCNP
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.19%) MCSD
6 1 (0.19%) MCSE
6 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.30%) QA
2 5 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.38%) MISRA
4 1 (0.19%) PA-DSS
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 7 (1.34%) Docker
2 5 (0.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (1.73%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.34%) Puppet
3 6 (1.15%) Ansible
3 6 (1.15%) Kibana
4 2 (0.38%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (0.38%) Oozie
5 1 (0.19%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 127 (24.38%) Oracle
2 49 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.07%) Adobe
4 12 (2.30%) Informatica
5 10 (1.92%) Cognos
6 7 (1.34%) Xamarin
7 6 (1.15%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.96%) IBM
8 5 (0.96%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.77%) Apple
9 4 (0.77%) VMware
10 3 (0.58%) ILOG
10 3 (0.58%) SAP
10 3 (0.58%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.58%) Talend
11 2 (0.38%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.38%) Google
11 2 (0.38%) Infor
11 2 (0.38%) Perforce
11 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
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