Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £387 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 18 January 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 12 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 61 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 11.66% 10.84% 8.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.32% 11.29% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 43 40
Derbyshire median daily rate £387 £313 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.92% -5.30% -1.49%
10th Percentile £309 £220 £247
90th Percentile £478 £425 £413
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year +2.04% +5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Derbyshire median hourly rate £29.23 £20.00 £8.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.13% +150.00% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38% -13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. 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
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies in Derbyshire with a recognized job title 495 505 525
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.65% 96.01% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 321 294
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £338 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.70% +6.79%
10th Percentile £215 £145 £213
90th Percentile £514 £550 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 29 40
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% +4.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £13.07 £8.69 £9.47
90th Percentile £51.00 £60.00 £17.55
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.97 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +10.85% - -3.57%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Derbyshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Derbyshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Derbyshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Derbyshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Developer in Derbyshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -1 25 £408 +27.34% 45
Buxton 0 16 £375 +36.36% 1
Chesterfield +3 1 £463 +8.82% 7
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Derbyshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 28 (45.90%) .NET
2 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
3 21 (34.43%) C#
4 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.15%) SQL
4 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
5 17 (27.87%) TDD
6 16 (26.23%) CSS
6 16 (26.23%) React
7 15 (24.59%) MongoDB
8 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
9 13 (21.31%) MVC
9 13 (21.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
10 12 (19.67%) Node.js
10 12 (19.67%) SDLC
11 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (18.03%) REST
12 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (14.75%) Web Development
13 9 (14.75%) Visualisation
13 9 (14.75%) Loose Coupling
13 9 (14.75%) Redux
14 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
14 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Architecture
15 7 (11.48%) Oracle
15 7 (11.48%) Linux

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.64%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.64%) Magento
2 1 (1.64%) Maximo
2 1 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) npm
3 1 (1.64%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) DSL
2 2 (3.28%) Intranet
2 2 (3.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.59%) MongoDB
3 13 (21.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (8.20%) Apache Hive
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (6.56%) Power BI
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.92%) Big Data
8 3 (4.92%) Redis
9 2 (3.28%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 2 (3.28%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Cognos Report Studio
9 2 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (40.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) git-flow
3 1 (1.64%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) MSTest
3 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.64%) PyCharm
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Electronics
3 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Retail
5 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.28%) Publishing
6 1 (1.64%) Automotive
6 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) .NET
2 16 (26.23%) CSS
2 16 (26.23%) React
3 12 (19.67%) Node.js
4 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (18.03%) REST
5 9 (14.75%) Redux
6 7 (11.48%) D3.js
6 7 (11.48%) HTML
6 7 (11.48%) OAuth
6 7 (11.48%) OAuth2
7 6 (9.84%) Web Services
8 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.20%) LINQ
8 5 (8.20%) OpenLayers
9 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.56%) Dapper ORM
9 4 (6.56%) HTML5
9 4 (6.56%) jQuery
9 4 (6.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Unix
3 3 (4.92%) VMS
3 3 (4.92%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.28%) HPUX
5 1 (1.64%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) TDD
2 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) MVC
3 12 (19.67%) SDLC
4 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (14.75%) Loose Coupling
5 9 (14.75%) Visualisation
5 9 (14.75%) Web Development
6 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (11.48%) Analytics
7 7 (11.48%) Front End Development
7 7 (11.48%) OWASP
8 6 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.20%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (8.20%) Programme Management
10 4 (6.56%) Dashboard Development
10 4 (6.56%) ETL
10 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
10 4 (6.56%) Scrum
10 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
2 19 (31.15%) SQL
3 6 (9.84%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) Python
4 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 4 (6.56%) PHP
5 4 (6.56%) R
6 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.28%) ES6
7 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) ABAP
8 1 (1.64%) Scala
8 1 (1.64%) XPath
8 1 (1.64%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) Cognos
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) HP
5 1 (1.64%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.64%) Dell
5 1 (1.64%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.64%) Remedy
5 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore