The median contractor rate for a Technical Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Developer
UK / England
Rank 524 543 508
Rank change year-on-year +19 -35  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Developer 59 74 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 59
Median daily rate £500 £500 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.04% +9.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £600 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £500 £400
% change year-on-year -15.54% +25.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.50 -
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 39640 46520 45346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.21% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25778 30491 27853
Median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1372 1455 1828
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.06% +3.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Technical Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Developer in England

Technical Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Developer in England

Technical Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Developer in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Developer in England

Technical Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Developer in England

Technical Developer
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 Technical Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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 +30 33 £530 +8.71% 12
South East +29 16 £438 -16.82% 1
Yorkshire +11 5 £399 -5.05% 3
North West +17 4 £425 -5.55%
South West -5 1 - - 2
Midlands - 1 - - 1
Technical Developer
UK

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Technical 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 England region featuring Technical Developer in the job title.

1 45 (43.27%) Java
2 30 (28.85%) SQL
3 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (24.04%) Finance
5 23 (22.12%) .NET
6 20 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 19 (18.27%) Banking
8 15 (14.42%) HTML
9 12 (11.54%) Scrum
9 12 (11.54%) TDD
9 12 (11.54%) QA
10 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
10 11 (10.58%) CSS
10 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
11 10 (9.62%) IBM
11 10 (9.62%) C#
11 10 (9.62%) Oracle
11 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
11 10 (9.62%) Workflow
11 10 (9.62%) Scala
12 9 (8.65%) Cucumber
12 9 (8.65%) REST
12 9 (8.65%) DevOps
12 9 (8.65%) VBA
12 9 (8.65%) SOA
12 9 (8.65%) Retail
12 9 (8.65%) Test Scripting
13 8 (7.69%) Unit Testing
13 8 (7.69%) Selenium
13 8 (7.69%) Microservices

Technical Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (4.81%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.85%) Apache
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.88%) StreamWeaver
3 3 (2.88%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.92%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Drupal
5 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Temenos T24
2 4 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.96%) Endur
5 1 (0.96%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.96%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.96%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) PaaS
2 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.88%) IaaS
2 3 (2.88%) SaaS
3 2 (1.92%) Force.com
3 2 (1.92%) GitHub
4 1 (0.96%) CloudSense
4 1 (0.96%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) FTP
1 2 (1.92%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.96%) DKIM
2 1 (0.96%) DMARC
2 1 (0.96%) HTTP
2 1 (0.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 8 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.73%) DB2
4 6 (5.77%) Big Data
5 4 (3.85%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.88%) MySQL
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (2.88%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.92%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.92%) Impala
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.96%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Cucumber
2 8 (7.69%) Selenium
3 6 (5.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.85%) Subversion
5 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.92%) JUnit
6 2 (1.92%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.96%) Gradle
7 1 (0.96%) JDeveloper
7 1 (0.96%) Maven
7 1 (0.96%) NUnit
7 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (24.04%) Finance
2 19 (18.27%) Banking
3 9 (8.65%) Retail
4 5 (4.81%) Back Office
4 5 (4.81%) Front Office
5 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.88%) Advertising
6 3 (2.88%) Law
7 2 (1.92%) Electronics
7 2 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.92%) Marketing
7 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.96%) Billing
8 1 (0.96%) Legal
8 1 (0.96%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.12%) .NET
2 15 (14.42%) HTML
3 11 (10.58%) CSS
4 9 (8.65%) REST
5 8 (7.69%) RESTful
6 7 (6.73%) HTML5
6 7 (6.73%) J2EE
6 7 (6.73%) Web Services
7 6 (5.77%) XML
8 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.81%) Spring
9 4 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (3.85%) Java EE
9 4 (3.85%) jQuery
9 4 (3.85%) Kafka
10 3 (2.88%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.88%) JSON
10 3 (2.88%) Node.js
10 3 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.88%) Fixed Income
2 3 (2.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (2.88%) iSeries
3 2 (1.92%) Clustering
3 2 (1.92%) Credit Risk
3 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.92%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.92%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.92%) Tandem
4 1 (0.96%) AS400
4 1 (0.96%) DataPower
4 1 (0.96%) FMCG
4 1 (0.96%) LIMS
4 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.96%) Replication
4 1 (0.96%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.73%) Unix
2 6 (5.77%) Windows
3 2 (1.92%) Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Android
4 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (11.54%) Scrum
2 12 (11.54%) TDD
3 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
4 10 (9.62%) Workflow
5 9 (8.65%) DevOps
5 9 (8.65%) SOA
5 9 (8.65%) Test Scripting
6 8 (7.69%) Microservices
6 8 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 6 (5.77%) BDD
7 6 (5.77%) Data Modelling
7 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.81%) Migration
8 5 (4.81%) TOGAF
9 4 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (3.85%) Multithreading
9 4 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.27%) Java
2 30 (28.85%) SQL
3 20 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.62%) C#
4 10 (9.62%) Scala
5 9 (8.65%) VBA
6 4 (3.85%) C
6 4 (3.85%) Groovy
6 4 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.92%) ABAP
8 2 (1.92%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.92%) C++
8 2 (1.92%) JCL
8 2 (1.92%) PHP
8 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.96%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.96%) Ruby
9 1 (0.96%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.92%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (1.92%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (0.96%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Oozie
2 1 (0.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) IBM
2 10 (9.62%) Oracle
3 7 (6.73%) SAP
4 5 (4.81%) Calypso
5 3 (2.88%) Adobe
5 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.92%) Google
6 2 (1.92%) HP
6 2 (1.92%) Temenos
6 2 (1.92%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.96%) Apigee
7 1 (0.96%) ATG
7 1 (0.96%) iManage
7 1 (0.96%) Infor
7 1 (0.96%) LabWare
7 1 (0.96%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.96%) OpenLink
7 1 (0.96%) Reuters
7 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
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