Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Smalltalk skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Smalltalk over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Smalltalk
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 883 885
Contract jobs citing Smalltalk 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.007% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
UK median daily rate - £325 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -40.91% +37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Smalltalk is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 43166 42376 43905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.88% 40.36% 38.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 30165 29097 29684
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £308 £282 £269
90th Percentile £638 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 794 890 1051
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.13% +20.81%
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.43 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.28 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% +18.95%

Smalltalk
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Smalltalk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Smalltalk in the UK

Smalltalk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Smalltalk in the UK

Smalltalk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Smalltalk in the UK