The median contractor rate for a Development Consultant was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 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.

Development Consultant
UK / England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 581 601 628
Rank change year-on-year +20 +27  
Contract jobs requiring a Development Consultant 13 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.030% 0.043% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.045% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 8
Median daily rate £413 £444 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.04% -6.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £210 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £573 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -21.25% +25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40963 46827 48392
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.75% 95.00% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 91483 109922 114749
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £256 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4083 4735 7114
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £44.75 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Development Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Development Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Development Consultant in England

Development Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Development Consultant in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Consultant in England

Development Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Consultant in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Consultant in England

Development Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
London +4 8 £475 +11.76% 3
South East +11 3 £413 -21.42% 1
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
Midlands - 1 £375 -
Development Consultant
UK

Development Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Development Consultant 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 England region featuring Development Consultant in the job title.

1 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) SAP
3 5 (15.63%) Adobe
4 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) Analytics
4 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (9.38%) Coaching
5 3 (9.38%) CSS3
5 3 (9.38%) Office 365
5 3 (9.38%) Business Process Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
5 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Google
5 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 3 (9.38%) SAP PLM
5 3 (9.38%) SAP EHS
5 3 (9.38%) Google Analytics
5 3 (9.38%) ABAP
5 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) PLM
5 3 (9.38%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 3 (9.38%) Banking
6 2 (6.25%) Retail
6 2 (6.25%) Finance
6 2 (6.25%) Web Services

Development Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (6.25%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe After Effects
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (3.13%) InDesign
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP EHS
1 3 (9.38%) SAP PLM
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) ResourceLink
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (3.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Google Analytics
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (6.25%) SmartFocus
3 1 (3.13%) Dropbox
3 1 (3.13%) GitHub
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Slack
3 1 (3.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) NFC
1 1 (3.13%) RFID
1 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) DocumentDB
3 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
General
1 3 (9.38%) Banking
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) CSS
2 3 (9.38%) CSS3
2 3 (9.38%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) Backbone.js
3 2 (6.25%) HTML5
3 2 (6.25%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) XHTML
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) LESS
4 1 (3.13%) Node.js
4 1 (3.13%) Sass
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.13%) Bitcoin
2 1 (3.13%) FMCG
2 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.13%) Learning Management System
2 1 (3.13%) Motion Graphics
2 1 (3.13%) Social Media
2 1 (3.13%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (12.50%) Analytics
2 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.38%) Business Process Improvement
3 3 (9.38%) Coaching
3 3 (9.38%) PLM
3 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) A/B Testing
4 2 (6.25%) API Integration
4 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
4 2 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (6.25%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.25%) Web Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) Behavioural Change
5 1 (3.13%) Content Development
5 1 (3.13%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.13%) Presales
5 1 (3.13%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) ABAP
3 2 (6.25%) ActionScript
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) ES6
4 1 (3.13%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Adobe
1 5 (15.63%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) comScore
3 2 (6.25%) Maxymiser
3 2 (6.25%) Omniture
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 2 (6.25%) Tealium
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) hybris
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Lavastorm
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
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Rate: Competitive
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