Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Systems Developer was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 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.

System Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 209 191 202
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Developer 4 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.078% 0.082% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.086% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
East of England median daily rate £225 £375 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +26.05% +8.18%
10th Percentile £168 £338 £279
90th Percentile £349 £413 £316
England median daily rate £463 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +23.33% -9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £15.00 -
England median hourly rate - £17.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Contract vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 4851 4659 5596
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.01% 95.59% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2788 2689 3270
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 378 535
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.38 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.55% +6.88% +4.68%
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.23 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in the East of England

Systems Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Developer in the East of England

Systems Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Systems Developer in the East of England

Systems Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Developer in the East of England

Systems Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Developer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 2 £225 - 3
Cambridgeshire -16 1 £163 -
Suffolk - 1 £368 -
Systems Developer
England

Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Systems 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 of England region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) Laravel

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) Laravel
1 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft