Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 6 months to 20 January 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
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 15 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 11.36% 25.17% 26.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.51% 28.35% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 34 25
Woking median daily rate £388 £444 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.68% +10.94% +18.52%
10th Percentile £206 £363 £275
90th Percentile £455 £475 £486
Surrey median daily rate £450 £415 £413
% change year-on-year +8.43% +0.61% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Woking median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £34.25 £42.75
% change year-on-year +38.69% -19.88% +22.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking. 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
Woking
Contract vacancies in Woking with a recognized job title 111 127 113
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 84.09% 88.81% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 97 74
Woking median daily rate £360 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £170 £319 £275
90th Percentile £450 £475 £475
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £415
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Woking median hourly rate £10.00 £18.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.95% -50.67% +25.00%
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -19.05% - +15.32%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Woking

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Woking

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Woking over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Woking

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Woking

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Woking region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) NUnit
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (53.33%) jQuery
4 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon ELB
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (40.00%) Docker
5 6 (40.00%) SpecFlow
5 6 (40.00%) React
5 6 (40.00%) .NET Core
6 5 (33.33%) Publishing
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) NuGet
7 4 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (26.67%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (26.67%) TypeScript
7 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (26.67%) QA
7 4 (26.67%) XSLT
7 4 (26.67%) Bower
7 4 (26.67%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (26.67%) npm
7 4 (26.67%) Yarn

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (26.67%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (26.67%) npm
2 4 (26.67%) Serverless
2 4 (26.67%) Yarn
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (20.00%) MarkLogic
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) NUnit
2 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 5 (33.33%) NuGet
5 4 (26.67%) Bower
5 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (20.00%) JUnit
7 1 (6.67%) Moq
General
1 5 (33.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Core
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (40.00%) React
4 4 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (26.67%) XSLT
5 3 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Content Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Content Development
2 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Android Development
4 1 (6.67%) API Development
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (26.67%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (26.67%) TypeScript
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) XQuery
5 2 (13.33%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
6 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Xamarin
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com