Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £323 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lincolnshire during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 27 33 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 21.26% 28.45% 10.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.31% 28.95% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 8
Lincolnshire median daily rate £323 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.77% +30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £271 £274 £202
90th Percentile £450 £438 £375
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year +2.04% +5.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £45.22 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire. 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
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies in Lincolnshire with a recognized job title 121 114 93
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.28% 98.28% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 52 55
Lincolnshire median daily rate £325 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +19.05% -16.00%
10th Percentile £175 £119 £181
90th Percentile £575 £500 £495
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 15
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.56 £15.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.97% -5.42% -8.06%
10th Percentile £9.37 £10.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £21.75 £23.25 £34.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% -3.70% -2.16%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Lincolnshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Lincolnshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lincolnshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Lincolnshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Lincolnshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Lincolnshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Lincoln +5 9 £400 - 5
Grantham - 2 £313 - 5
Spalding - 1 £250 -
Grimsby - 1 £350 - 1
Developer
East Midlands

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Lincolnshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) C#
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 7 (25.93%) PHP
5 7 (25.93%) jQuery
6 6 (22.22%) RESTful
6 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 5 (18.52%) Linux
7 5 (18.52%) Apache
7 5 (18.52%) MySQL
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
7 5 (18.52%) Java
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (18.52%) SOAP
7 5 (18.52%) Web Services
7 5 (18.52%) LAMP
7 5 (18.52%) Web Development
7 5 (18.52%) Symfony
7 5 (18.52%) Zend
8 4 (14.81%) Ajax
8 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
8 4 (14.81%) Microservices
9 3 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 3 (11.11%) User Experience

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (18.52%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) BODI
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) Power BI
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.70%) NUnit
2 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 7 (25.93%) jQuery
4 6 (22.22%) RESTful
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
5 5 (18.52%) LAMP
5 5 (18.52%) SOAP
5 5 (18.52%) Symfony
5 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) Ajax
6 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.41%) Android SDK
8 2 (7.41%) CSS3
8 2 (7.41%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) iOS SDK
8 2 (7.41%) WCF
8 2 (7.41%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) Microservices
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
5 3 (11.11%) API Development
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 3 (11.11%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 3 (11.11%) SDLC
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) SOLID
5 3 (11.11%) Wireframes
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) ETL
6 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
6 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) PHP
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) PHP 5
5 3 (11.11%) VB
5 3 (11.11%) VB6
6 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.70%) ES6
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Zend
2 3 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau