The median contractor rate for a Developer was £360 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hemel Hempstead during the 3 months to 28 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
Hertfordshire / Hemel Hempstead
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 14 2
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 6 5 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead 14.63% 6.10% 25.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.63% 6.10% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 18
Median daily rate £360 £400 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -7.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £43.50
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 Hemel Hempstead. 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
Hemel Hempstead
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 41 82 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hemel Hempstead 100.00% 100.00% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 47 45
Median daily rate £375 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -6.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £325 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Median hourly rate £10.00 £15.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.48% -64.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hemel Hempstead that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Hemel Hempstead

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Hemel Hempstead

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Hemel Hempstead

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hemel Hempstead region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) XHTML
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) BDD

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JDeveloper
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
4 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) JSP
5 1 (14.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (28.57%) Tandem
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Serena
2 1 (14.29%) VMware