The median contractor rate for a Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank 8 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 34 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 16.83% 11.64% 18.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.99% 12.50% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 14
Median daily rate £375 £225 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £335 £389
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 Derby. 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
Derby
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 189 136 133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 93.56% 93.15% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 71 65
Median daily rate £406 £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.26% -7.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £111 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 9
Median hourly rate £8.63 £10.44 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.38% -28.00%  
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 Derby

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Derby

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Derby

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derby

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Derby over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Derby

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Derby

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 26 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 Derby region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 16 (34.78%) C#
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
5 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 10 (21.74%) HTML
6 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
7 9 (19.57%) VBA
7 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
7 9 (19.57%) CSS
7 9 (19.57%) jQuery
8 8 (17.39%) MVC
8 8 (17.39%) HTML5
9 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
9 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
10 6 (13.04%) WPF
10 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (13.04%) Java
10 6 (13.04%) Finance
10 6 (13.04%) Front End Development
10 6 (13.04%) Microservices
10 6 (13.04%) CSS3
10 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (10.87%) Linux
11 5 (10.87%) Banking

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 3 (6.52%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.17%) DNN
3 1 (2.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
1 2 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) Base SAS
4 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.35%) MySQL
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.35%) JUnit
2 2 (4.35%) Mockito
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
3 10 (21.74%) HTML
4 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
4 9 (19.57%) CSS
4 9 (19.57%) jQuery
5 8 (17.39%) HTML5
6 6 (13.04%) CSS3
6 6 (13.04%) WPF
7 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.70%) Entity Framework
7 4 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.70%) React
7 4 (8.70%) Spring
8 3 (6.52%) Node.js
8 3 (6.52%) Silverlight
9 2 (4.35%) Java EE
9 2 (4.35%) JPA
9 2 (4.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) EPoS
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) MVC
2 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.04%) Front End Development
2 6 (13.04%) Microservices
2 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
3 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.70%) MVVM
5 3 (6.52%) OO
5 3 (6.52%) TDD
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Open Source
6 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.35%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.35%) Validation
6 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) C#
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (30.43%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) VBA
5 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.04%) Java
7 2 (4.35%) C
7 2 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (4.35%) XAML
8 1 (2.17%) ABAP
8 1 (2.17%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCP
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Samba
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) Telerik
3 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter
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