The median contractor rate for a Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 3 months to 23 April 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
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 52 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 17.45% 15.32% 14.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.77% 16.14% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 27
Median daily rate £375 £263 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £189 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £450 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.79% +11.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. 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
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 277 223 248
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 92.95% 94.89% 95.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 125 120
Median daily rate £425 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.71% +1.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 12
Median hourly rate £13.60 £10.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.95% -42.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £9.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.53 £48.50 £23.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire that featured Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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
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 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -3 42 £375 +56.25% 12
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Derbyshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 29 (35.37%) C#
2 26 (31.71%) .NET
3 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 23 (28.05%) SQL
5 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
6 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
8 16 (19.51%) HTML
9 15 (18.29%) CSS
9 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
10 14 (17.07%) Unit Testing
11 13 (15.85%) OO
12 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
12 12 (14.63%) Java
12 12 (14.63%) jQuery
13 11 (13.41%) MVC
13 11 (13.41%) VBA
14 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
14 10 (12.20%) Hibernate
14 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (12.20%) Spring
14 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
14 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
14 10 (12.20%) WPF
14 10 (12.20%) Git (software)
14 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (10.98%) HTML5
15 9 (10.98%) Finance
15 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
15 9 (10.98%) MySQL

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 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.66%) SAS
3 2 (2.44%) DNN
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.22%) Primavera
2 1 (1.22%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) Azure Machine Learning
2 2 (2.44%) Slack
3 1 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) HTTP
2 5 (6.10%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (10.98%) MySQL
4 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.88%) Power BI
6 3 (3.66%) Base SAS
6 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.76%) Eclipse
2 8 (9.76%) JUnit
2 8 (9.76%) Mockito
3 5 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.66%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Blend
4 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.44%) Hudson
5 2 (2.44%) JIRA
5 2 (2.44%) MyEclipse
6 1 (1.22%) Bower
6 1 (1.22%) gulp
6 1 (1.22%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.22%) Maven
6 1 (1.22%) Subversion
6 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (10.98%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Retail
4 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.22%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.71%) .NET
2 16 (19.51%) HTML
3 15 (18.29%) AngularJS
3 15 (18.29%) CSS
4 12 (14.63%) jQuery
5 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET
5 10 (12.20%) Hibernate
5 10 (12.20%) Spring
5 10 (12.20%) WPF
6 9 (10.98%) HTML5
7 8 (9.76%) REST
8 7 (8.54%) .NET Framework
8 7 (8.54%) CSS3
8 7 (8.54%) Entity Framework
8 7 (8.54%) J2EE
8 7 (8.54%) JPA
9 6 (7.32%) EDI
9 6 (7.32%) React
9 6 (7.32%) Web Services
10 5 (6.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.88%) EPoS
2 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.22%) User Experience
3 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Windows
3 3 (3.66%) Unix
4 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.22%) Android
5 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.07%) Unit Testing
3 13 (15.85%) OO
4 11 (13.41%) MVC
5 10 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.54%) Microservices
7 7 (8.54%) TDD
8 6 (7.32%) Scrum
8 6 (7.32%) Web Development
9 5 (6.10%) SDLC
9 5 (6.10%) Web Application Development
9 5 (6.10%) Workflow
10 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.88%) Front End Development
10 4 (4.88%) Integration Testing
10 4 (4.88%) MVVM
10 4 (4.88%) Software Architecture
10 4 (4.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) C#
2 24 (29.27%) JavaScript
3 23 (28.05%) SQL
4 12 (14.63%) Java
5 11 (13.41%) VBA
6 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.32%) ABAP
7 6 (7.32%) C++
8 5 (6.10%) SAPscript
9 2 (2.44%) C
9 2 (2.44%) PHP
9 2 (2.44%) XAML
10 1 (1.22%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.22%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.22%) R
10 1 (1.22%) VB
10 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (1.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Samba
2 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) SAP
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle
4 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.66%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.44%) Telerik
7 1 (1.22%) Google
7 1 (1.22%) Tableau
7 1 (1.22%) Twitter