Period
to 21 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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 > Derby
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 10 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 50 56 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 20.75% 12.25% 10.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.74% 13.15% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 42 27
Derby median daily rate £400 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +39.13% -22.82%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £145
90th Percentile £550 £495 £398
Derbyshire median daily rate £405 £400 £288
% change year-on-year +1.25% +39.13% -17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Derby median hourly rate - £37.65 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +88.25% +150.00%
Derbyshire median hourly rate - £29.23 £20.00
% 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 Derby. 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
Derby
Contract vacancies in Derby with a recognized job title 230 426 258
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.44% 93.22% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 295 146
Derby median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £146 £222 £148
90th Percentile £550 £550 £542
Derbyshire median daily rate £380 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -5.00% +10.34% +2.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 30
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £9.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +68.11% -23.02%
10th Percentile £14.75 £8.44 £8.42
90th Percentile £34.75 £34.00 £23.23
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £11.25
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -10.00%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derby

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

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 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Derby

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Derby

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derby region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) C#
3 18 (36.00%) .NET
3 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (32.00%) Informatica
5 14 (28.00%) SQL
5 14 (28.00%) XML
6 13 (26.00%) Web Services
6 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (26.00%) Oracle
7 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
8 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (22.00%) ETL
9 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 10 (20.00%) Data Integration
9 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (16.00%) Teradata
11 8 (16.00%) Netezza
11 8 (16.00%) DB2 UDB
11 8 (16.00%) Degree
11 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
11 8 (16.00%) DB2

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (6.00%) CMS
1 3 (6.00%) EPiServer
1 3 (6.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (6.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) Kentico
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Maximo
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.00%) Trello
2 1 (2.00%) Boomi
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (16.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 8 (16.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 8 (16.00%) DB2
5 8 (16.00%) DB2 UDB
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
5 8 (16.00%) Snowflake Schema
5 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (14.00%) PowerCenter
7 6 (12.00%) Cognos Report Studio
7 6 (12.00%) Cognos Transformer
8 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
9 2 (4.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (6.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.00%) Billing
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) XML
3 13 (26.00%) Web Services
4 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
5 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (12.00%) Entity Framework
7 6 (12.00%) HTML
8 5 (10.00%) LINQ
8 5 (10.00%) React
8 5 (10.00%) Spring
9 4 (8.00%) CSS
9 4 (8.00%) jQuery
9 4 (8.00%) RESTful
9 4 (8.00%) Spring Boot
9 4 (8.00%) WCF
10 3 (6.00%) Ajax
10 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.00%) HTML5
11 2 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.00%) ETL
2 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 8 (16.00%) Data Acquisition
4 8 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (16.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (16.00%) Logical Data Model
4 8 (16.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (16.00%) Physical Data Model
4 8 (16.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (12.00%) MVC
5 6 (12.00%) TDD
5 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.00%) Microservices
6 4 (8.00%) Scrum
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) C#
2 14 (28.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.00%) Java
5 5 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.00%) Java 8
6 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.00%) VBA
8 1 (2.00%) XPath
8 1 (2.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (16.00%) Degree
3 8 (16.00%) Master's Degree
4 5 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Informatica
2 13 (26.00%) Oracle
3 8 (16.00%) Cognos
3 8 (16.00%) Netezza
3 8 (16.00%) Teradata
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.00%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.00%) SAP
6 2 (4.00%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.00%) Alteryx
7 1 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.00%) Google
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) Tableau