Period
to 20 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a Digital Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

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.

Digital Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 104 90
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Developer 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.064% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.067% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Birmingham median daily rate - £479 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.01% -
West Midlands median daily rate £200 £479 £450
% change year-on-year -58.25% +6.44% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Contract vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 1,243 1,500 1,259
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.18% 95.54% 95.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 1,005 805
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £210 £213 £214
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 44
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £10.34 £8.53 £10.18
90th Percentile £43.75 £42.50 £36.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -17.95% +18.18% +10.00%

Digital Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Developer in Birmingham

Digital Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Developer in Birmingham