The median contractor rate for a Developer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Doncaster during the 3 months to 28 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
South Yorkshire / Doncaster
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 40.63% 26.09% 28.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.63% 27.27% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 10
Median daily rate £300 £238 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.31% -34.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £219 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £322 £438
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 Doncaster. 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
Doncaster
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32 22 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 100.00% 95.65% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 64 104
Median daily rate £200 £238 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% -34.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £186 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £446 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 24
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.11% +62.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.40 £20.09 £10.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.75 £23.75 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Doncaster

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Doncaster

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Doncaster

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Doncaster

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Doncaster over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Doncaster

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Doncaster

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Doncaster

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Doncaster region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) SOA
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) C#
4 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 10 (35.71%) XML
4 10 (35.71%) JSON
5 9 (32.14%) OO
6 8 (28.57%) CSS
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) Spring
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 5 (17.86%) SOAP
9 5 (17.86%) Web Services
9 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle
9 5 (17.86%) JAXB
9 5 (17.86%) Java EE
9 5 (17.86%) Mobile Development
9 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (14.29%) RESTful
10 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 4 (14.29%) Classic ASP
10 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Doncaster 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 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (7.14%) Gradle
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.57%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 10 (35.71%) JSON
2 10 (35.71%) XML
3 8 (28.57%) CSS
3 8 (28.57%) HTML
4 7 (25.00%) Spring
5 5 (17.86%) Java EE
5 5 (17.86%) JAXB
5 5 (17.86%) SOAP
5 5 (17.86%) Web Services
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.29%) Classic ASP
6 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 4 (14.29%) RESTful
7 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
7 3 (10.71%) CSS3
8 2 (7.14%) J2EE
9 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) SOA
2 9 (32.14%) OO
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Mobile Development
5 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.57%) DevOps
7 1 (3.57%) MVC
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
7 1 (3.57%) UML
7 1 (3.57%) Use Case
7 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) C#
5 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
6 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau