Period
to 23 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Chesterfield during the 6 months to 23 July 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
Derbyshire > Chesterfield
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 9 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 21 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chesterfield 21.00% 5.56% 5.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.34% 5.77% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Chesterfield median daily rate £425 £419 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +76.32% -20.83%
10th Percentile £413 £372 £219
90th Percentile £483 £461 £294
Derbyshire median daily rate £425 £400 £262
% change year-on-year +6.25% +52.67% -19.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chesterfield median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - £20.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chesterfield. 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
Chesterfield
Contract vacancies in Chesterfield with a recognized job title 94 52 74
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.00% 96.30% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 25 50
Chesterfield median daily rate £280 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -5.41% +22.31%
10th Percentile £125 £93 £260
90th Percentile £473 £573 £527
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £408 £359
% change year-on-year -1.84% +13.51% +2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 6
Chesterfield median hourly rate £16.68 £12.42 £14.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.27% -15.49% -22.63%
10th Percentile £11.19 £10.85 £10.19
90th Percentile £21.00 £14.06 £20.00
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £11.25
% change year-on-year +23.24% +26.22% -35.34%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chesterfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Chesterfield

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chesterfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Chesterfield

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chesterfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Chesterfield

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 Chesterfield region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) SQL
1 17 (80.95%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) Power BI
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 13 (61.90%) Oracle
3 13 (61.90%) ETL
4 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 12 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (52.38%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (52.38%) Data Mart
5 11 (52.38%) Use Case
6 10 (47.62%) ERD
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (28.57%) SAP
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
10 3 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
10 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow
10 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 3 (14.29%) Retail
10 3 (14.29%) MDX
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Service Management
10 3 (14.29%) ITSM
10 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 3 (14.29%) HTML

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chesterfield 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 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) Power BI
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) Data Mart
3 11 (52.38%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) MDX
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (61.90%) ETL
3 12 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (52.38%) Use Case
5 10 (47.62%) ERD
6 3 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) ITSM
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 2 (9.52%) Change Control
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Data Security
7 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (9.52%) Logistics
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) ServiceNow