Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 191 208 318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 18.33% 15.66% 22.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.47% 16.53% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 135 236
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% +3.93%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £263
90th Percentile £514 £488 £450
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -46.34% -12.77%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £40.50
90th Percentile £38.95 £42.50 £45.70
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £39.25 £43.00
% change year-on-year +4.84% -8.72% +6.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 981 1,258 1,357
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.15% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 865 938
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £213 £229
90th Percentile £600 £575 £515
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 40 41
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.25 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.22% +10.00% +61.38%
10th Percentile £15.25 £16.08 £12.50
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £45.75
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -26.67% +78.57%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Wiltshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Wiltshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Wiltshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Wiltshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Developer in Wiltshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +1 113 £400 - 30
Salisbury +10 23 £350 -12.50% 6
Chippenham +2 8 £425 +25.46% 4
Marlborough - 2 £306 - 3
Trowbridge 0 1 £313 +13.64% 1
Melksham - 1 - -
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 86 (45.03%) JavaScript
2 77 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (34.03%) .NET
4 63 (32.98%) C#
5 62 (32.46%) HTML
6 54 (28.27%) SQL
7 53 (27.75%) CSS
8 43 (22.51%) MVC
9 42 (21.99%) Front End Development
10 39 (20.42%) AngularJS
10 39 (20.42%) jQuery
11 35 (18.32%) SQL Server
12 34 (17.80%) ASP.NET
13 32 (16.75%) Java
14 28 (14.66%) Finance
15 27 (14.14%) Git (software)
15 27 (14.14%) HTML5
15 27 (14.14%) React
16 25 (13.09%) TypeScript
16 25 (13.09%) .NET Framework
16 25 (13.09%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (11.52%) REST
18 21 (10.99%) ETL
18 21 (10.99%) Microsoft
19 19 (9.95%) Unit Testing
20 18 (9.42%) Web Development
20 18 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
20 18 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
20 18 (9.42%) Entity Framework
21 17 (8.90%) Web Services

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 9 (4.71%) IIS
2 8 (4.19%) CMS
3 6 (3.14%) Kentico
4 5 (2.62%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (2.62%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.09%) SAS
5 4 (2.09%) WordPress
6 3 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.05%) Liferay
7 2 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.52%) Apache
8 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (2.62%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (1.57%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.57%) PaaS
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) Boomi
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.62%) Intranet
2 2 (1.05%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.52%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.52%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.28%) Power BI
5 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.66%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.62%) MySQL
8 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (2.09%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (2.09%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (2.09%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (2.09%) Semantic Layer
10 3 (1.57%) Base SAS
10 3 (1.57%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.57%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.57%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (14.14%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.85%) Selenium
3 13 (6.81%) Jenkins
4 12 (6.28%) JIRA
5 11 (5.76%) Visual Studio
6 9 (4.71%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.71%) Maven
7 7 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.14%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.62%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.62%) NuGet
9 5 (2.62%) Subversion
9 5 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (2.09%) NUnit
10 4 (2.09%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.57%) Ant
11 3 (1.57%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.57%) Gradle
11 3 (1.57%) ReSharper
12 2 (1.05%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (14.66%) Finance
2 17 (8.90%) Banking
3 12 (6.28%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.62%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.09%) Marketing
5 4 (2.09%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.57%) Back Office
6 3 (1.57%) Retail
7 2 (1.05%) Automotive
7 2 (1.05%) Law
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (34.03%) .NET
2 62 (32.46%) HTML
3 53 (27.75%) CSS
4 39 (20.42%) AngularJS
4 39 (20.42%) jQuery
5 34 (17.80%) ASP.NET
6 27 (14.14%) HTML5
6 27 (14.14%) React
7 25 (13.09%) .NET Framework
8 22 (11.52%) REST
9 18 (9.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (9.42%) Entity Framework
10 17 (8.90%) Web Services
11 16 (8.38%) XML
12 15 (7.85%) WCF
13 14 (7.33%) Angular 2
14 13 (6.81%) Spring
14 13 (6.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (5.76%) JSON
15 11 (5.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.19%) User Experience
3 5 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.57%) iPad
6 1 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.52%) DataPower
6 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.52%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.52%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.71%) Android
2 7 (3.66%) Unix
3 4 (2.09%) Windows
4 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.05%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (22.51%) MVC
3 42 (21.99%) Front End Development
4 25 (13.09%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (10.99%) ETL
6 19 (9.95%) Unit Testing
7 18 (9.42%) Web Development
8 17 (8.90%) Scrum
9 14 (7.33%) TDD
10 11 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (5.24%) Kimball Methodology
12 9 (4.71%) Dimensional Modelling
13 8 (4.19%) Android Development
13 8 (4.19%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.19%) OO
13 8 (4.19%) Workflow
14 6 (3.14%) Data Modelling
14 6 (3.14%) Microservices
14 6 (3.14%) Migration
15 5 (2.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 86 (45.03%) JavaScript
2 63 (32.98%) C#
3 54 (28.27%) SQL
4 32 (16.75%) Java
5 25 (13.09%) TypeScript
6 10 (5.24%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.19%) C++
7 8 (4.19%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.14%) VBA
9 4 (2.09%) PHP
9 4 (2.09%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.05%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.05%) C
11 2 (1.05%) Delphi
11 2 (1.05%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.52%) ABAP
12 1 (0.52%) Python
12 1 (0.52%) R
12 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (3.66%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.57%) Degree
3 3 (1.57%) MCSA
3 3 (1.57%) MCSE
3 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.05%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.09%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) IFRS
2 2 (1.05%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 5 (2.62%) Firmware
2 4 (2.09%) Docker
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.81%) Oracle
3 7 (3.66%) Tableau
4 3 (1.57%) Apigee
4 3 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.05%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe
6 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.52%) Dell
6 1 (0.52%) IBM
6 1 (0.52%) Informatica
6 1 (0.52%) Mercator
6 1 (0.52%) SAP
6 1 (0.52%) Sencha
6 1 (0.52%) Talend