The median contractor rate for a Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Dartford during the 3 months to 29 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.

Developer
Kent / Dartford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dartford 25.00% - 44.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% - 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £394
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 - £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 - £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Dartford. 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
Dartford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 12 3 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 7
Median daily rate £300 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £300 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £300 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Dartford

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dartford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Dartford

Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Dartford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (75.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sitecore