Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Letchworth during the 6 months to 20 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.

Developer
Hertfordshire > Letchworth
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Letchworth 45.45% 57.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 45.45% 57.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Letchworth median daily rate £388 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £414 £363
% change year-on-year -6.34% +14.14% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Letchworth median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £34.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Letchworth. 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
Letchworth
Contract vacancies in Letchworth with a recognized job title 22 7 8
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 3
Letchworth median daily rate £369 £300 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.92% -10.45% +3.08%
10th Percentile £250 £268 £277
90th Percentile £419 £333 £339
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Letchworth median hourly rate £25.00 - £17.50
10th Percentile £16.46 - £17.25
90th Percentile £27.50 - £17.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.17 £14.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year +18.40% -15.94% +11.29%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Letchworth

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Letchworth

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Letchworth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Letchworth

Developer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Letchworth region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) Mentoring

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Letchworth 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:

General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle