The median contractor rate for a Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 27 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 391 351 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 25.42% 22.69% 24.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.89% 23.65% 25.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 228 240
Median daily rate £388 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% +5.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £117.25 £39.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.64% +160.00%  
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 the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1454 1484 1497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 94.54% 95.93% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 899 879
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 53 67
Median hourly rate £13.86 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.66% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.82 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £31.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in the East Midlands

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in the East Midlands

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in the East Midlands

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in the East Midlands

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Developer in the East Midlands

Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Nottinghamshire +2 131 £375 +7.14% 74
Leicestershire 0 124 £315 +5.00% 37
Northamptonshire 0 82 £450 +20.00% 22
Derbyshire -6 40 £400 +33.33% 19
Lincolnshire +4 22 £400 +23.07% 11
Rutland - 1 £338 -
Developer
England

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Midlands region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 366 (45.86%) JavaScript
2 329 (41.23%) HTML
3 317 (39.72%) CSS
4 265 (33.21%) .NET
5 237 (29.70%) C#
6 236 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
7 199 (24.94%) SQL
8 181 (22.68%) Java
9 177 (22.18%) AngularJS
10 160 (20.05%) Git (software)
11 159 (19.92%) HTML5
12 152 (19.05%) jQuery
13 149 (18.67%) Front End Development
14 143 (17.92%) SQL Server
15 141 (17.67%) MVC
16 140 (17.54%) CSS3
17 127 (15.91%) TDD
18 122 (15.29%) ASP.NET
19 98 (12.28%) React
20 97 (12.16%) Web Services
21 89 (11.15%) Scrum
22 87 (10.90%) Finance
22 87 (10.90%) RESTful
23 84 (10.53%) Microsoft
24 83 (10.40%) E-Commerce
24 83 (10.40%) Node.js
25 81 (10.15%) Spring
26 77 (9.65%) Web Development
27 76 (9.52%) Test Automation
27 76 (9.52%) XML

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 31 (3.88%) CMS
2 24 (3.01%) JBoss
3 21 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 19 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 16 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 16 (2.01%) Drupal
6 13 (1.63%) Apache
7 10 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.00%) SAS
9 7 (0.88%) WordPress
10 6 (0.75%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.75%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.63%) Confluence
12 4 (0.50%) NServiceBus
12 4 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.50%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.38%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (0.38%) Doxygen
4 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.13%) InDesign
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (1.50%) Magento
2 6 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.63%) SAP WM
4 3 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.38%) Pega PRPC
5 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.25%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.13%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.25%) IaaS
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle Service Cloud
5 3 (0.38%) GitHub
5 3 (0.38%) SaaS
6 2 (0.25%) Office 365
6 2 (0.25%) Slack
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) Boomi
7 1 (0.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.88%) HTTP
2 7 (0.88%) Internet
3 5 (0.63%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.50%) Intranet
4 4 (0.50%) ZigBee
5 3 (0.38%) Bluetooth
6 2 (0.25%) DNS
6 2 (0.25%) Link 16
6 2 (0.25%) Skype
7 1 (0.13%) FTP
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) MQTT
7 1 (0.13%) SMS
7 1 (0.13%) SMTP
7 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (17.92%) SQL Server
2 54 (6.77%) MySQL
3 43 (5.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (4.64%) MongoDB
5 35 (4.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 30 (3.76%) Oracle Database
6 30 (3.76%) Relational Database
7 26 (3.26%) NoSQL
8 20 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 18 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (1.38%) Big Data
13 11 (1.38%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.13%) CouchDB
15 8 (1.00%) Couchbase
15 8 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 160 (20.05%) Git (software)
2 38 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 36 (4.51%) Grunt
4 35 (4.39%) Eclipse
4 35 (4.39%) JIRA
4 35 (4.39%) Maven
5 34 (4.26%) gulp
6 25 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (3.01%) Jasmine
8 21 (2.63%) Gradle
9 20 (2.51%) JUnit
9 20 (2.51%) Selenium
9 20 (2.51%) Visual Studio
10 16 (2.01%) NUnit
11 13 (1.63%) IntelliJ
11 13 (1.63%) Subversion
12 12 (1.50%) Ant
12 12 (1.50%) Cucumber
12 12 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
13 11 (1.38%) Mockito
General
1 87 (10.90%) Finance
2 57 (7.14%) Retail
3 33 (4.14%) Banking
4 17 (2.13%) Marketing
5 12 (1.50%) Advertising
5 12 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.13%) Billing
7 6 (0.75%) Back Office
8 5 (0.63%) Games
9 4 (0.50%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.38%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.38%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.25%) Avionics
11 2 (0.25%) Front Office
11 2 (0.25%) Legal
11 2 (0.25%) Military
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
12 1 (0.13%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (41.23%) HTML
2 317 (39.72%) CSS
3 265 (33.21%) .NET
4 177 (22.18%) AngularJS
5 159 (19.92%) HTML5
6 152 (19.05%) jQuery
7 140 (17.54%) CSS3
8 122 (15.29%) ASP.NET
9 98 (12.28%) React
10 97 (12.16%) Web Services
11 87 (10.90%) RESTful
12 83 (10.40%) Node.js
13 81 (10.15%) Spring
14 76 (9.52%) XML
15 62 (7.77%) .NET Framework
16 61 (7.64%) J2EE
17 56 (7.02%) JSON
18 55 (6.89%) Ajax
19 54 (6.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 51 (6.39%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.89%) User Experience
2 44 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (5.01%) Mobile App
4 21 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (1.00%) iPad
5 8 (1.00%) iPhone
6 7 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (0.88%) Graphic Design
7 6 (0.75%) Driving Licence
8 5 (0.63%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.50%) EPoS
9 4 (0.50%) Fat Client
9 4 (0.50%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.38%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.38%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.38%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.25%) Mobile Banking
11 2 (0.25%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 43 (5.39%) Linux
2 39 (4.89%) Windows
3 34 (4.26%) Android
4 30 (3.76%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.88%) Unix
6 9 (1.13%) VMS
7 7 (0.88%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.63%) AIX
9 4 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.38%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.25%) Solaris
11 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.13%) CentOS
12 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (18.67%) Front End Development
3 141 (17.67%) MVC
4 127 (15.91%) TDD
5 89 (11.15%) Scrum
6 83 (10.40%) E-Commerce
7 77 (9.65%) Web Development
8 76 (9.52%) Test Automation
9 72 (9.02%) OO
10 63 (7.89%) Unit Testing
11 53 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (5.14%) Microservices
13 33 (4.14%) Business Intelligence
14 31 (3.88%) Software Engineering
15 28 (3.51%) Migration
16 26 (3.26%) Responsive Web Design
17 25 (3.13%) MVVM
18 24 (3.01%) ETL
19 23 (2.88%) Data Modelling
19 23 (2.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 366 (45.86%) JavaScript
2 237 (29.70%) C#
3 199 (24.94%) SQL
4 181 (22.68%) Java
5 51 (6.39%) PHP
6 42 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 30 (3.76%) T-SQL
8 27 (3.38%) Python
9 25 (3.13%) ES6
9 25 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 23 (2.88%) VBA
11 19 (2.38%) VB
12 14 (1.75%) Scala
13 13 (1.63%) C++
13 13 (1.63%) Ruby
14 12 (1.50%) VB6
15 11 (1.38%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.38%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.38%) Shell Script
16 10 (1.25%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 20 (2.51%) Security Cleared
2 19 (2.38%) Degree
3 17 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.25%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.13%) HNC
7 1 (0.13%) HND
7 1 (0.13%) MCP
7 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.38%) QA
2 7 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 7 (0.88%) WAI
3 4 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.25%) MIL-STD-1553
5 1 (0.13%) HL7
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (3.01%) Docker
2 3 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.25%) Samba
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (0.38%) Ansible
2 2 (0.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.13%) Control-M
3 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.13%) Grafana
3 1 (0.13%) Kibana
3 1 (0.13%) logstash
3 1 (0.13%) Mesos
3 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 84 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 74 (9.27%) Oracle
3 25 (3.13%) Adobe
4 23 (2.88%) SAP
5 20 (2.51%) Xamarin
6 14 (1.75%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.38%) Informatica
8 9 (1.13%) Perforce
9 8 (1.00%) Cognos
10 7 (0.88%) Twitter
11 6 (0.75%) Google
11 6 (0.75%) IBM
12 5 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.50%) hybris
13 4 (0.50%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.50%) Zend
14 3 (0.38%) CA
14 3 (0.38%) Pega
14 3 (0.38%) Retek
14 3 (0.38%) Telerik
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