Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £385 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derby during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 21 20
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 41 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derby 20.00% 6.41% 7.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.71% 6.81% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 18
Derby median daily rate £385 £408 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.52% +27.34% -1.54%
10th Percentile £323 £265 £180
90th Percentile £448 £500 £418
Derbyshire median daily rate £385 £387 £313
% change year-on-year -0.58% +23.92% -5.30%
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 198 367 324
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 94.10% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 215 203
Derby median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £135 £211 £131
90th Percentile £550 £537 £573
Derbyshire median daily rate £365 £375 £338
% change year-on-year -2.67% +11.11% -9.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 16
Derby median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £10.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +73.91% -22.60%
10th Percentile £12.47 £14.16 £8.56
90th Percentile £20.80 £51.14 £69.75
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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019, 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 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) Informatica
3 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
4 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
5 11 (26.83%) Oracle
5 11 (26.83%) C#
5 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (26.83%) ETL
5 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
6 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (24.39%) Cognos
6 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (24.39%) Web Services
6 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
6 10 (24.39%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 10 (24.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 9 (21.95%) Cognos Transformer
7 9 (21.95%) Cognos Report Studio
7 9 (21.95%) XML
7 9 (21.95%) .NET
7 9 (21.95%) Data Integration
8 8 (19.51%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (19.51%) Netezza
8 8 (19.51%) DB2 UDB
8 8 (19.51%) Degree
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2012

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 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Maximo
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 10 (24.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) Cognos Report Studio
3 9 (21.95%) Cognos Transformer
4 8 (19.51%) DB2
4 8 (19.51%) DB2 UDB
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (19.51%) RDBMS
4 8 (19.51%) Snowflake Schema
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (17.07%) PowerCenter
6 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Xcode
General
1 5 (12.20%) Retail
2 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.32%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.88%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Web Services
2 9 (21.95%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) XML
3 7 (17.07%) HTML
4 6 (14.63%) CSS
5 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
5 5 (12.20%) React
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.76%) Entity Framework
6 4 (9.76%) LINQ
6 4 (9.76%) RESTful
7 3 (7.32%) Angular 2
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Core
8 2 (4.88%) Ajax
8 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.88%) HTML5
8 2 (4.88%) jQuery
9 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.32%) NHS
3 2 (4.88%) iPad
3 2 (4.88%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Android
2 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) ETL
3 9 (21.95%) Data Integration
4 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
4 8 (19.51%) Data Acquisition
4 8 (19.51%) Data Modelling
4 8 (19.51%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (19.51%) Logical Data Model
4 8 (19.51%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (19.51%) Physical Data Model
4 8 (19.51%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
5 7 (17.07%) Visualisation
6 5 (12.20%) Android Development
7 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
8 3 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (7.32%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (7.32%) MVC
9 2 (4.88%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) C#
1 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 3 (7.32%) Apple Swift
3 3 (7.32%) Java
4 2 (4.88%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) Ruby
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 8 (19.51%) Master's Degree
4 6 (14.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Informatica
2 11 (26.83%) Oracle
3 10 (24.39%) Cognos
4 8 (19.51%) Netezza
4 8 (19.51%) Teradata
5 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.32%) SAP
7 2 (4.88%) Xamarin
8 1 (2.44%) IBM