The median contractor rate for a Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 3 months to 22 June 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
Somerset / Bath
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 25 44 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 30.86% 38.60% 44.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.25% 43.56% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 23
Median daily rate £388 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £275 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £111.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26%  

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 80 101 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 98.77% 88.60% 98.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 61 48
Median daily rate £325 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +91.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 22 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer in Bath.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Bath

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 14 (31.11%) .NET
5 13 (28.89%) C#
6 12 (26.67%) HTML
6 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 12 (26.67%) CSS
7 11 (24.44%) Java
8 10 (22.22%) Scrum
9 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 8 (17.78%) Node.js
11 7 (15.56%) Microservices
11 7 (15.56%) Web Services
11 7 (15.56%) MVC
11 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
12 6 (13.33%) Java EE
12 6 (13.33%) jQuery
12 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
12 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (13.33%) RESTful
12 6 (13.33%) HTML5
12 6 (13.33%) XML
12 6 (13.33%) Oracle
13 5 (11.11%) DevOps
13 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
13 5 (11.11%) WebLogic

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
4 2 (4.44%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Tornado
5 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Magento
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.89%) MySQL
4 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) Star Schema
7 1 (2.22%) Big Data
7 1 (2.22%) BigQuery
7 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.22%) Power BI
7 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.89%) Maven
3 3 (6.67%) Bower
3 3 (6.67%) gulp
3 3 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (6.67%) Protractor
3 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.22%) MSTest
5 1 (2.22%) NUnit
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
3 1 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 14 (31.11%) .NET
3 12 (26.67%) CSS
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (17.78%) Node.js
6 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
6 7 (15.56%) Web Services
7 6 (13.33%) HTML5
7 6 (13.33%) Java EE
7 6 (13.33%) jQuery
7 6 (13.33%) RESTful
7 6 (13.33%) XML
8 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 5 (11.11%) Django
8 5 (11.11%) JDBC
8 5 (11.11%) JPA
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.89%) Entity Framework
10 3 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.22%) Animation
2 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.22%) HTC Vive
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.22%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (2.22%) Social Media
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
2 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Scrum
3 7 (15.56%) Microservices
3 7 (15.56%) MVC
4 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) DevOps
5 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.11%) Web Development
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) SDLC
7 3 (6.67%) Analytics
7 3 (6.67%) Asynchronous Programming
8 2 (4.44%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.44%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) C#
4 11 (24.44%) Java
5 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.11%) Python
5 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.89%) TypeScript
7 3 (6.67%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) Scala
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) MCP
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Sencha
4 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.22%) Telerik
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