The median contractor rate for a Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cumbria during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
North West / Cumbria
Rank 13 9 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 3.13% 10.29% 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 11.11% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £57.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +49.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria. 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
Cumbria
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 29 63 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 90.63% 92.65% 90.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 3
Median daily rate £220 £390 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.58% -22.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 43
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.65 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.42% -3.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cumbria that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Cumbria

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Cumbria

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Cumbria

Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Cumbria region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL