Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £385 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 19 19
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 44 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 21.15% 8.75% 7.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.11% 9.23% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 22
Derby median daily rate £385 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +24.03% -0.77%
10th Percentile £337 £350 £165
90th Percentile £530 £495 £412
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £392 £316
% change year-on-year +2.04% +23.95% -3.44%
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 199 401 322
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.67% 94.80% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 244 187
Derby median daily rate £375 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.54% +11.07% -6.35%
10th Percentile £123 £215 £145
90th Percentile £550 £519 £555
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £383 £350
% change year-on-year -1.96% +9.29% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 27 23
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +84.21% -26.21%
10th Percentile £14.75 £11.63 £8.49
90th Percentile £21.88 £51.54 £43.10
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +34.62% +4.00%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) Informatica
3 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
4 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
5 12 (27.27%) C#
5 12 (27.27%) Oracle
5 12 (27.27%) Web Services
5 12 (27.27%) ETL
5 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (22.73%) XML
7 10 (22.73%) Cognos
7 10 (22.73%) SQL
7 10 (22.73%) .NET
7 10 (22.73%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 10 (22.73%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 9 (20.45%) Cognos Transformer
8 9 (20.45%) Cognos Report Studio
8 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (18.18%) Netezza
9 8 (18.18%) DB2 UDB
9 8 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
9 8 (18.18%) Degree
9 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
9 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g

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 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Maximo
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (22.73%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 10 (22.73%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (20.45%) Cognos Report Studio
5 9 (20.45%) Cognos Transformer
5 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (18.18%) DB2
6 8 (18.18%) DB2 UDB
6 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database
6 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
6 8 (18.18%) Snowflake Schema
6 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (15.91%) PowerCenter
8 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
9 3 (6.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Xcode
General
1 5 (11.36%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) XML
3 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET
3 7 (15.91%) HTML
4 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.36%) CSS
5 5 (11.36%) React
5 5 (11.36%) RESTful
6 4 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 4 (9.09%) HTML5
7 3 (6.82%) Ajax
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.82%) jQuery
7 3 (6.82%) LINQ
8 2 (4.55%) CSS3
8 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.55%) JSP
8 2 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.91%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.82%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) iPad
4 2 (4.55%) iPhone
5 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Android
2 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) ETL
3 11 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 8 (18.18%) Data Acquisition
4 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 8 (18.18%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
4 8 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
4 8 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
5 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
6 5 (11.36%) Android Development
7 4 (9.09%) iOS Development
7 4 (9.09%) MVC
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) C#
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (18.18%) Degree
3 8 (18.18%) Master's Degree
4 6 (13.64%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Informatica
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle
3 10 (22.73%) Cognos
4 8 (18.18%) Netezza
4 8 (18.18%) Teradata
5 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Sitecore