Period
to 22 January 2020

The median contractor rate for a Full Stack Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

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.

Full Stack Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 70 85
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Full Stack Developer 11 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.99% 1.27% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.31% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 10
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £413 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.04% +3.80%
10th Percentile £340 £304 £358
90th Percentile £725 £472 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £58.75 -

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 1,055 1,295 1,497
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.05% 96.50% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 912 1,043
Birmingham median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £182 £206 £213
90th Percentile £613 £550 £530
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 40 49
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.13 £18.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.03% +48.00% -13.79%
10th Percentile £11.55 £10.70 £8.39
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.88 £35.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.86 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.91% -3.91% +3.64%

Full Stack Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Full Stack Developer in Birmingham

Full Stack Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Full Stack Developer in Birmingham

Full Stack Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Full Stack Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Full Stack Developer in Birmingham

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, Full Stack Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Full Stack Developer in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) Node.js
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Java 8
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) React
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 2 (18.18%) Azure
6 1 (9.09%) AWS
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Mocha
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Kanban
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter
6 1 (9.09%) MySQL
6 1 (9.09%) PHP

Full Stack Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Azure
2 1 (9.09%) AWS
2 1 (9.09%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Mocha
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Node.js
2 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
2 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) React
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (9.09%) Dropwizard
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) API Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java 8
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) ES6
4 1 (9.09%) ES7
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter