The median contractor rate for a Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 26 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
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 2 15
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 29 48 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 16.76% 22.43% 13.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.90% 22.75% 13.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 33 17
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 162 211 167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 93.64% 98.60% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 147 123
Median daily rate £450 £350 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +47.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £545 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.11% +78.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £20.83 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.62 £33.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Norfolk

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Norfolk

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Norfolk over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Norfolk

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Norfolk

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Norwich -3 24 £350 -12.50% 10
Thetford - 2 - -
Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Norfolk region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) TDD
4 15 (34.88%) C#
5 14 (32.56%) .NET
6 13 (30.23%) SQL
6 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
6 13 (30.23%) Spring
7 11 (25.58%) BDD
7 11 (25.58%) HTML
8 10 (23.26%) XML
8 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
9 9 (20.93%) SDLC
9 9 (20.93%) OO
9 9 (20.93%) Web Services
9 9 (20.93%) RESTful
9 9 (20.93%) Scrum
9 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (18.60%) jQuery
10 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
10 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
10 8 (18.60%) CSS
10 8 (18.60%) Finance
10 8 (18.60%) MVC
10 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
11 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
11 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
11 7 (16.28%) Java EE

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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 4 (9.30%) Apache Pig
1 4 (9.30%) Apache Spark
1 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 3 (6.98%) Drupal
3 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
1 2 (4.65%) LDAP
1 2 (4.65%) SSL
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.95%) MySQL
4 5 (11.63%) MarkLogic
5 4 (9.30%) Apache Hive
5 4 (9.30%) Big Data
5 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
5 4 (9.30%) HBase
5 4 (9.30%) Impala
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (9.30%) Sqoop
6 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.65%) QlikView
8 1 (2.33%) MariaDB
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.95%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.95%) JUnit
3 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.30%) Subversion
5 3 (6.98%) Maven
5 3 (6.98%) Mockito
6 1 (2.33%) gulp
6 1 (2.33%) JIRA
6 1 (2.33%) MorphX
6 1 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) .NET
2 13 (30.23%) Spring
3 11 (25.58%) HTML
4 10 (23.26%) XML
5 9 (20.93%) RESTful
5 9 (20.93%) Web Services
6 8 (18.60%) AngularJS
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
6 8 (18.60%) CSS
6 8 (18.60%) jQuery
7 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
7 7 (16.28%) Java EE
8 6 (13.95%) XSLT
9 5 (11.63%) CSS3
9 5 (11.63%) HTML5
9 5 (11.63%) REST
10 4 (9.30%) Sass
11 3 (6.98%) JSON
11 3 (6.98%) LESS
11 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) User Experience
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Android
1 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) TDD
3 11 (25.58%) BDD
4 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (20.93%) OO
4 9 (20.93%) Scrum
4 9 (20.93%) SDLC
5 8 (18.60%) MVC
6 6 (13.95%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineering
7 5 (11.63%) User Stories
7 5 (11.63%) Workflow
8 4 (9.30%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (9.30%) Data Privacy
8 4 (9.30%) Kanban
8 4 (9.30%) MapReduce
8 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
8 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (39.53%) Java
2 15 (34.88%) C#
3 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) HiveQL
4 4 (9.30%) PHP
5 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
1 2 (4.65%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Xamarin
3 4 (9.30%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.65%) Sun
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) SAP