Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £419 per day in advertised job vacancies in Chesterfield during the 6 months to 14 December 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
Derbyshire > Chesterfield
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 4 17
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 3 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chesterfield 10.00% 10.81% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.34% 10.81% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Chesterfield median daily rate £419 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.06% - -
Derbyshire median daily rate £392 £313 £330
% change year-on-year +25.44% -5.30% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chesterfield median hourly rate - - -
Derbyshire median hourly rate £29.23 £20.00 £8.00
% change year-on-year +46.13% +150.00% -

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 29 74 92
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 100.00% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 40 47
Chesterfield median daily rate £303 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.83% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £93 £149 £230
90th Percentile £475 £526 £488
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £350 £358
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.10% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 12
Chesterfield median hourly rate £12.42 £13.30 £11.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.58% +18.62% +1.91%
10th Percentile £10.85 £10.74 £9.33
90th Percentile £14.06 £60.00 £13.58
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +34.62% +4.00% +13.64%

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 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chesterfield

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Chesterfield region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow