The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 3 months to 23 June 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
Derbyshire / Derby
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 4 21
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 33 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 14.54% 14.66% 7.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.71% 16.19% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 9
Median daily rate £400 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £156 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £328 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

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 210 105 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derby 92.51% 90.52% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 55 65
Median daily rate £413 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -5.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £173 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
Median hourly rate £14.35 £9.82 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.20% -73.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £8.64 £29.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

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 23 June 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 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 23 June 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 23 (35.38%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.23%) AngularJS
3 17 (26.15%) HTML
3 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (24.62%) C#
4 16 (24.62%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) .NET
5 14 (21.54%) User Experience
6 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (20.00%) Front End Development
6 13 (20.00%) CSS
6 13 (20.00%) OO
7 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
7 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
8 11 (16.92%) Web Development
8 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
9 10 (15.38%) D3.js
9 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
9 10 (15.38%) MVC
9 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 9 (13.85%) VBA
10 9 (13.85%) React
10 9 (13.85%) RESTful
11 8 (12.31%) Microservices
11 8 (12.31%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (12.31%) C++
11 8 (12.31%) Java
11 8 (12.31%) XML
11 8 (12.31%) SVG

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 (4.62%) SAS
1 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.08%) DNN
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
1 2 (3.08%) Slack
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) HTTP
2 5 (7.69%) Internet
3 2 (3.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.62%) Base SAS
6 3 (4.62%) MySQL
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.54%) Big Data
8 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.54%) HDInsight
8 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.54%) Power BI
8 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.62%) JUnit
3 3 (4.62%) Mockito
3 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Retail
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) AngularJS
2 17 (26.15%) HTML
3 16 (24.62%) .NET
4 13 (20.00%) CSS
5 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 10 (15.38%) D3.js
6 9 (13.85%) React
6 9 (13.85%) RESTful
7 8 (12.31%) SVG
7 8 (12.31%) XML
8 7 (10.77%) Angular 2
9 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (9.23%) EDI
9 6 (9.23%) HTML5
9 6 (9.23%) IDoc
9 6 (9.23%) WPF
10 5 (7.69%) Hibernate
10 5 (7.69%) SAP ALE
10 5 (7.69%) SAP Smart Forms
10 5 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) User Experience
2 7 (10.77%) Graphic Design
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) EPoS
3 4 (6.15%) Fat Client
3 4 (6.15%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Unix
4 2 (3.08%) Android
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 13 (20.00%) OO
3 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
4 11 (16.92%) Web Development
5 10 (15.38%) MVC
5 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.31%) Microservices
6 8 (12.31%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (10.77%) Visualisation
7 7 (10.77%) Web Design
8 5 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.69%) Workflow
9 4 (6.15%) MVVM
9 4 (6.15%) TDD
9 4 (6.15%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.62%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Software Architecture
10 3 (4.62%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) JavaScript
2 16 (24.62%) C#
2 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) VBA
4 8 (12.31%) C++
4 8 (12.31%) Java
5 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.23%) ABAP
7 5 (7.69%) SAPscript
8 2 (3.08%) C
8 2 (3.08%) XAML
9 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.54%) Python
9 1 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Samba
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) SAP
3 4 (6.15%) Xamarin
4 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) Telerik
6 1 (1.54%) Google
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) Twitter