Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Lincolnshire during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 20 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 21.05% 30.56% 23.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.28% 31.65% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 12
Lincolnshire median daily rate £400 £325 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +2.36% +5.83%
10th Percentile £281 £270 £269
90th Percentile £438 £421 £420
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.43 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.95% -4.36% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £45.43 £46.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.43 £48.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +400.00%

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 94 139 120
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.95% 96.53% 97.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 57
Lincolnshire median daily rate £300 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -18.75% +9.97%
10th Percentile £182 £209 £246
90th Percentile £445 £504 £514
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 11
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.77% +1.56% +2.04%
10th Percentile £10.65 £11.02 £11.25
90th Percentile £24.50 £52.50 £24.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +9.15% +9.23% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +1 8 £410 +2.50% 10
Grimsby - 4 £425 -
Spalding -5 1 - - 2
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lincolnshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 12 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (40.00%) REST
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) J2EE
6 6 (30.00%) Java
6 6 (30.00%) Retail
6 6 (30.00%) C#
6 6 (30.00%) JSON
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) Mule
6 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (25.00%) React
7 5 (25.00%) WordPress
7 5 (25.00%) CSS3
7 5 (25.00%) hybris
7 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 5 (25.00%) Adobe
7 5 (25.00%) W3C
8 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (20.00%) .NET Core
9 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API

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 6 (30.00%) Mule
2 5 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) REST
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (30.00%) J2EE
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) JSON
6 5 (25.00%) CSS3
6 5 (25.00%) React
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Core
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (15.00%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
9 1 (5.00%) Ember.js
9 1 (5.00%) LESS
9 1 (5.00%) Sass
9 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) W3C
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Front End Development
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Kanban
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) API Design
5 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Microservices
5 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Web Design
5 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe
1 5 (25.00%) hybris