Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £386 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cumbria during the 6 months to 18 November 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
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 14 12
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 26 4 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 25.00% 5.33% 12.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.00% 6.06% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 15
Cumbria median daily rate £386 £350 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.36% -36.36% +44.26%
10th Percentile £294 £350 £320
90th Percentile £436 £350 £575
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 12
Cumbria median hourly rate £50.00 £45.25 £52.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.50% -13.76% -21.69%
10th Percentile £45.00 £45.03 £41.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £45.68 £57.75
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% +15.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cumbria. 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
Cumbria
Contract vacancies in Cumbria with a recognized job title 100 66 267
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.15% 88.00% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 123
Cumbria median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £187 £294 £219
90th Percentile £470 £694 £564
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 47
Cumbria median hourly rate £46.00 £41.75 £47.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.18% -12.49% +98.79%
10th Percentile £28.25 £12.51 £17.90
90th Percentile £52.74 £62.13 £57.45
North West median hourly rate £18.75 £16.11 £20.50
% change year-on-year +16.41% -21.43% +28.13%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer in Cumbria.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Cumbria

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barrow-in-Furness - 12 £385 -
Workington -1 3 - -
Carlisle - 1 - -
Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 21 (80.77%) ABAP
1 21 (80.77%) SAP
2 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
3 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
4 10 (38.46%) SAPUI5
5 5 (19.23%) .NET
5 5 (19.23%) C#
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
6 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
7 3 (11.54%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) RIA
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
9 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.85%) QlikView
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.85%) User Stories
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) SAPUI5
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
1 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (15.38%) MVC
1 4 (15.38%) TDD
1 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
2 2 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (3.85%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) ABAP
2 5 (19.23%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 18 (69.23%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft