Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Doncaster during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 15 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Doncaster 23.81% 29.03% 9.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.32% 29.51% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 3
Doncaster median daily rate £340 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.80% +25.00% -4.76%
South Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Doncaster median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Doncaster. 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
Doncaster
Contract vacancies in Doncaster with a recognized job title 57 61 60
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.48% 98.39% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 21
Doncaster median daily rate £340 £265 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.30% -15.20% -6.72%
10th Percentile £115 £105 £163
90th Percentile £483 £394 £538
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +6.12% +6.80% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 23
Doncaster median hourly rate £12.13 £18.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.56% +1.39% +28.57%
10th Percentile £10.74 £10.50 £9.30
90th Percentile £37.15 £23.75 £27.40
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £14.87 £12.75
% change year-on-year +9.28% +16.63% -15.00%

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 6 months to 17 November 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 17 November 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 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (40.00%) Subversion
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
5 5 (33.33%) YouTrack
5 5 (33.33%) WinForms
5 5 (33.33%) DevExpress
5 5 (33.33%) ReSharper
5 5 (33.33%) WCF
5 5 (33.33%) Use Case
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (20.00%) JSON
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (13.33%) Java
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle
8 2 (13.33%) XML
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 2 (13.33%) Intranet
8 2 (13.33%) SOA
8 2 (13.33%) Spring
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.67%) QlikView
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (33.33%) YouTrack
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) WCF
2 5 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Spring
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) React
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) DevExpress
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle