Period
to 13 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 13 December 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 6 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 207 195 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.52% 14.92% 18.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.42% 15.73% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 126 210
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £306 £270 £263
90th Percentile £488 £481 £467
South West median daily rate £388 £365 £370
% change year-on-year +6.16% -1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.91% -47.56% -2.38%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £29.30
90th Percentile £28.75 £37.25 £43.90
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% -6.43% -

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 1188 1240 1417
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.87% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 874 960
Wiltshire median daily rate £420 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.74% +3.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £213 £224
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 56
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.00 £38.50 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.87% +52.48% +12.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £39.50 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £27.75 £26.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +4.72% -11.67% +49.55%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +1 135 £375 +7.07% 11
Salisbury +7 19 £375 -6.25% 3
Malmesbury -1 6 £388 +3.33% 3
Chippenham +1 5 £356 +5.56% 2
Marlborough +2 2 £306 -5.77% 1
Trowbridge +2 2 £313 +13.64%
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 97 (46.86%) JavaScript
2 88 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (35.27%) .NET
4 67 (32.37%) C#
5 63 (30.43%) HTML
6 56 (27.05%) MVC
7 52 (25.12%) SQL
8 46 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 46 (22.22%) CSS
9 45 (21.74%) Front End Development
10 43 (20.77%) AngularJS
11 41 (19.81%) ASP.NET
12 38 (18.36%) Finance
12 38 (18.36%) HTML5
13 36 (17.39%) .NET Framework
14 31 (14.98%) jQuery
15 28 (13.53%) Entity Framework
16 26 (12.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (12.56%) Java
17 25 (12.08%) Data Warehouse
18 23 (11.11%) ETL
18 23 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (11.11%) Web Development
18 23 (11.11%) TDD
18 23 (11.11%) React
19 22 (10.63%) Microsoft
20 21 (10.14%) Oracle
20 21 (10.14%) Scrum
21 19 (9.18%) Selenium
21 19 (9.18%) Unit Testing

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 8 (3.86%) CMS
1 8 (3.86%) IIS
2 7 (3.38%) Kentico
2 7 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.90%) SAS
4 5 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.45%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.97%) Apache
7 2 (0.97%) Liferay
7 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.48%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.48%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 5 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (2.42%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (2.42%) Oracle Payables
1 5 (2.42%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 3 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.48%) Magento
4 1 (0.48%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (0.97%) Office 365
4 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.48%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.90%) Intranet
2 2 (0.97%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.48%) SMS
3 1 (0.48%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 25 (12.08%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (3.38%) Power BI
5 7 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.90%) Oracle ODI
6 6 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.42%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.42%) Star Schema
8 4 (1.93%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.93%) MySQL
8 4 (1.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.45%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.45%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.45%) QlikView
9 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (9.18%) Git (software)
1 19 (9.18%) Selenium
2 15 (7.25%) Cucumber
3 14 (6.76%) Jenkins
4 11 (5.31%) Jasmine
5 10 (4.83%) JIRA
6 8 (3.86%) Maven
7 6 (2.90%) Subversion
8 5 (2.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.42%) NuGet
8 5 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.42%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.93%) NUnit
9 4 (1.93%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (1.93%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.45%) Ant
10 3 (1.45%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.45%) Gradle
11 2 (0.97%) JUnit
11 2 (0.97%) SpecFlow
General
1 38 (18.36%) Finance
2 16 (7.73%) Banking
3 7 (3.38%) Marketing
3 7 (3.38%) Retail
4 6 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.42%) General Ledger
6 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) Back Office
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (35.27%) .NET
2 63 (30.43%) HTML
3 46 (22.22%) CSS
4 43 (20.77%) AngularJS
5 41 (19.81%) ASP.NET
6 38 (18.36%) HTML5
7 36 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 31 (14.98%) jQuery
9 28 (13.53%) Entity Framework
10 26 (12.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (11.11%) React
12 18 (8.70%) REST
13 14 (6.76%) Spring
14 13 (6.28%) WCF
15 12 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (5.80%) Web Services
16 11 (5.31%) Node.js
16 11 (5.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (4.83%) CSS3
17 10 (4.83%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 8 (3.86%) User Experience
4 6 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.90%) iPad
5 3 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.48%) DataPower
6 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.48%) RIA
6 1 (0.48%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.86%) Apple iOS
1 8 (3.86%) Unix
2 3 (1.45%) Windows
3 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.48%) Android
4 1 (0.48%) Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (42.51%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (27.05%) MVC
3 45 (21.74%) Front End Development
4 23 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (11.11%) ETL
4 23 (11.11%) TDD
4 23 (11.11%) Web Development
5 21 (10.14%) Scrum
6 19 (9.18%) Unit Testing
7 16 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (6.76%) BDD
8 14 (6.76%) OO
9 11 (5.31%) DevOps
9 11 (5.31%) Kimball Methodology
9 11 (5.31%) MVVM
10 10 (4.83%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (4.83%) E-Commerce
10 10 (4.83%) Workflow
11 8 (3.86%) Data Modelling
12 7 (3.38%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 97 (46.86%) JavaScript
2 67 (32.37%) C#
3 52 (25.12%) SQL
4 26 (12.56%) Java
5 19 (9.18%) TypeScript
6 14 (6.76%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.83%) PL/SQL
8 6 (2.90%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.93%) Apple Swift
9 4 (1.93%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.45%) ABAP
10 3 (1.45%) C
10 3 (1.45%) C++
10 3 (1.45%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.45%) VBA
11 2 (0.97%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.97%) Delphi
11 2 (0.97%) Python
12 1 (0.48%) PHP
12 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (3.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.42%) Degree
2 5 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.45%) MCSA
3 3 (1.45%) MCSE
3 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.97%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) ISEB
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.90%) IFRS
1 6 (2.90%) IFRS 9
2 5 (2.42%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.90%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.14%) Oracle
3 7 (3.38%) Sencha
3 7 (3.38%) Tableau
4 6 (2.90%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.45%) Adobe
5 3 (1.45%) Apigee
5 3 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.45%) SAP
5 3 (1.45%) Thunderhead
6 1 (0.48%) Dell
6 1 (0.48%) IBM
6 1 (0.48%) Informatica
6 1 (0.48%) Nintex
6 1 (0.48%) RedGate
6 1 (0.48%) Talend
6 1 (0.48%) Twitter