The median contractor rate for a Developer was £378 per day in advertised job vacancies in Doncaster during the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South Yorkshire / Doncaster
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 15 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 40.54% 15.38% 20.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.54% 16.00% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 7
Median daily rate £378 £281 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.22% -19.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £426 £395
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 £40.00 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +18.05%  

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 37 25 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster 100.00% 96.15% 97.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 27
Median daily rate £275 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £20.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £28.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Doncaster

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

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 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer in Doncaster.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Doncaster

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Doncaster

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) .NET
3 9 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) SOA
4 8 (29.63%) VB.NET
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) Java
6 6 (22.22%) ADO
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) XML
6 6 (22.22%) OO
6 6 (22.22%) JSON
6 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle
8 4 (14.81%) ETL
8 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (14.81%) SOAP
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
9 3 (11.11%) RESTful
9 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.70%) OLAP
5 1 (3.70%) OLTP
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Gradle
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.70%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) YouTrack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 6 (22.22%) ADO
2 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
2 6 (22.22%) JSON
2 6 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) RESTful
4 3 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (7.41%) Classic ASP
5 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 2 (7.41%) Java EE
5 2 (7.41%) JAXB
5 2 (7.41%) MDX
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE
6 1 (3.70%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) SOA
2 6 (22.22%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 3 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps
7 1 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Use Case
7 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (29.63%) VB.NET
4 7 (25.93%) Java
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.70%) Infor
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau