The median contractor rate for a Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Somerset / Bath
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 20 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 23.26% 35.62% 37.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.81% 36.11% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 15
Median daily rate £350 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £263 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bath. 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
Bath
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84 72 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 97.67% 98.63% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 54 47
Median daily rate £350 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £267 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.78 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Bath

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Bath

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bath over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Bath

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Bath

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Bath region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 20 (40.82%) SQL
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.73%) .NET
3 17 (34.69%) C#
3 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.65%) HTML
5 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 14 (28.57%) MVC
5 14 (28.57%) HTML5
6 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
6 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
6 12 (24.49%) CSS
7 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (20.41%) Web Development
8 10 (20.41%) Scrum
8 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
9 9 (18.37%) Microservices
9 9 (18.37%) Finance
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
11 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
12 6 (12.24%) Java
12 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (12.24%) Node.js
12 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (12.24%) LINQ
12 6 (12.24%) jQuery
12 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 1 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) Drupal
1 1 (2.04%) nginx
1 1 (2.04%) NServiceBus
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (6.12%) Big Data
7 3 (6.12%) MySQL
7 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (4.08%) Star Schema
9 1 (2.04%) BigQuery
9 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.04%) Power BI
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.08%) Selenium
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) .NET
2 16 (32.65%) HTML
3 14 (28.57%) HTML5
4 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET
4 12 (24.49%) CSS
5 10 (20.41%) AngularJS
6 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (12.24%) jQuery
6 6 (12.24%) LINQ
6 6 (12.24%) Node.js
7 5 (10.20%) React
8 4 (8.16%) .NET Core
8 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.16%) Angular 2
8 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
9 3 (6.12%) Ext JS
9 3 (6.12%) Sass
9 3 (6.12%) Web Services
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Animation
2 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.04%) HTC Vive
2 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.04%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) MVC
3 10 (20.41%) Scrum
3 10 (20.41%) Web Development
4 9 (18.37%) Microservices
5 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.16%) Analytics
6 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
6 4 (8.16%) SDLC
7 3 (6.12%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) Data Analytics
7 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.12%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (4.08%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.08%) Data Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.08%) Refactoring
8 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) SQL
2 17 (34.69%) C#
3 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.24%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.04%) X++
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
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