Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 25 July 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 222 243 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.70% 18.18% 11.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% 19.09% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 187 119
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £286 £233 £272
90th Percentile £488 £445 £438
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £355
% change year-on-year +10.71% -1.41% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +16.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £36.25 £42.75 £31.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £44.25 £40.00
South West median hourly rate £42.75 £42.25 £35.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% +19.01% +1.43%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1258 1273 1347
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.66% 95.21% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 868 876
Wiltshire median daily rate £410 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -3.85% +6.12%
10th Percentile £252 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +102.90% -23.33%
10th Percentile £12.85 £13.40 £11.15
90th Percentile £46.15 £48.90 £33.00
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £33.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +15.15% +57.14% +10.53%

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 25 July 2017.

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
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 25 July 2017. 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 0 160 £375 +14.50% 10
Chippenham +3 12 £294 -9.62% 3
Salisbury -1 9 £375 - 1
Malmesbury +3 5 £375 -
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Wiltshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 120 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 96 (43.24%) .NET
3 93 (41.89%) C#
4 90 (40.54%) HTML
5 79 (35.59%) CSS
6 77 (34.68%) MVC
7 64 (28.83%) SQL
8 63 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (27.03%) AngularJS
10 53 (23.87%) jQuery
10 53 (23.87%) ASP.NET
11 47 (21.17%) SQL Server
12 46 (20.72%) Finance
13 41 (18.47%) HTML5
14 40 (18.02%) .NET Framework
15 36 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (14.41%) Java
17 31 (13.96%) Oracle
17 31 (13.96%) Scrum
18 30 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 30 (13.51%) Entity Framework
19 26 (11.71%) Microsoft
19 26 (11.71%) TDD
19 26 (11.71%) Cucumber
20 25 (11.26%) Front End Development
20 25 (11.26%) WCF
21 24 (10.81%) Spring
21 24 (10.81%) BDD
22 23 (10.36%) Web Development

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 20 (9.01%) CMS
2 16 (7.21%) ColdFusion
3 11 (4.95%) IIS
4 10 (4.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (3.15%) Apache
5 7 (3.15%) Railo
6 6 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.70%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.25%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.35%) SAS
9 3 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.45%) GeoServer
11 1 (0.45%) Liferay
11 1 (0.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (1.80%) LaTeX
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.90%) Magento
2 2 (0.90%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.45%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (1.80%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.80%) PaaS
4 2 (0.90%) Boomi
4 2 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.45%) GitHub
5 1 (0.45%) Office 365
5 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.45%) LDAP
2 1 (0.45%) SMS
2 1 (0.45%) SMTP
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (21.17%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.15%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.25%) MySQL
6 5 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.25%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.80%) Star Schema
8 3 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (1.35%) Base SAS
8 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.90%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 30 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (11.71%) Cucumber
3 20 (9.01%) Git (software)
4 19 (8.56%) Selenium
5 18 (8.11%) Jenkins
6 16 (7.21%) Jasmine
7 13 (5.86%) Maven
8 12 (5.41%) Visual Studio
9 10 (4.50%) SpecFlow
10 9 (4.05%) Hudson
11 6 (2.70%) Ant
11 6 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.70%) JUnit
11 6 (2.70%) Subversion
12 4 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (1.80%) QUnit
13 3 (1.35%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.90%) Gradle
14 2 (0.90%) Mockito
14 2 (0.90%) ReSharper
General
1 46 (20.72%) Finance
2 12 (5.41%) Banking
3 6 (2.70%) Marketing
4 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Law
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (43.24%) .NET
2 90 (40.54%) HTML
3 79 (35.59%) CSS
4 60 (27.03%) AngularJS
5 53 (23.87%) ASP.NET
5 53 (23.87%) jQuery
6 41 (18.47%) HTML5
7 40 (18.02%) .NET Framework
8 36 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (13.51%) Entity Framework
9 30 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 25 (11.26%) WCF
11 24 (10.81%) Spring
12 22 (9.91%) Ajax
12 22 (9.91%) Ext JS
13 21 (9.46%) REST
14 20 (9.01%) Sass
15 16 (7.21%) Gherkin
15 16 (7.21%) WPF
16 15 (6.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.41%) User Experience
2 9 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.05%) W3C
3 5 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.90%) CCTV
6 2 (0.90%) Clustering
6 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.90%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.45%) RIA
7 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.41%) Windows
2 8 (3.60%) Unix
3 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.35%) Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Android
4 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (34.68%) MVC
2 63 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (13.96%) Scrum
4 26 (11.71%) TDD
5 25 (11.26%) Front End Development
6 24 (10.81%) BDD
7 23 (10.36%) Web Development
8 18 (8.11%) Content Management
9 16 (7.21%) MVVM
9 16 (7.21%) SDLC
10 15 (6.76%) Unit Testing
11 14 (6.31%) OO
12 13 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (5.41%) DevOps
13 12 (5.41%) ETL
14 8 (3.60%) Web Design
15 7 (3.15%) Migration
15 7 (3.15%) OOA/OOD
16 6 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
16 6 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 120 (54.05%) JavaScript
2 93 (41.89%) C#
3 64 (28.83%) SQL
4 32 (14.41%) Java
5 21 (9.46%) PL/SQL
6 9 (4.05%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.60%) TypeScript
8 7 (3.15%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.80%) C++
10 3 (1.35%) ABAP
10 3 (1.35%) ActionScript
10 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.90%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.90%) C
11 2 (0.90%) ES6
11 2 (0.90%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.90%) PHP
11 2 (0.90%) Python
12 1 (0.45%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (8.56%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.95%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.60%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.15%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (1.80%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.80%) Degree
6 1 (0.45%) ISEB
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.80%) ISO 9001
1 4 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.90%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) IFRS
4 1 (0.45%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 14 (6.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Varnish
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (13.96%) Oracle
2 26 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 22 (9.91%) Sencha
4 12 (5.41%) Sitecore
5 9 (4.05%) Apple
6 4 (1.80%) SAP
7 3 (1.35%) Thunderhead
8 2 (0.90%) Adobe
8 2 (0.90%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.90%) Dell
8 2 (0.90%) Informatica
8 2 (0.90%) Nintex
8 2 (0.90%) RedGate
8 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.90%) Tableau
8 2 (0.90%) Telerik
8 2 (0.90%) Twitter
9 1 (0.45%) Capita
9 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.45%) Sourcefire
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