Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 6 months to 23 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 93 76 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 26.27% 21.78% 16.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.93% 22.89% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 50 52
Norfolk median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -0.90%
10th Percentile £288 £225 £189
90th Percentile £438 £462 £415
East of England median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - £16.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract vacancies in Norfolk with a recognized job title 333 332 358
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.07% 95.13% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 226 265
Norfolk median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £235 £160 £138
90th Percentile £500 £525 £488
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 27
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.17 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.30% -8.33% -17.24%
10th Percentile £8.76 £12.75 £9.55
90th Percentile £12.25 £26.83 £63.90
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.38 £20.94
% change year-on-year -19.55% +6.88% +4.68%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Norwich 0 59 £350 -3.45% 21
Great Yarmouth 0 11 £375 +36.36% 2
Diss - 4 £325 -
King's Lynn - 1 £300 -
Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Norfolk region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 44 (47.31%) HTML
1 44 (47.31%) JavaScript
2 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (43.01%) CSS
4 33 (35.48%) Front End Development
5 32 (34.41%) HTML5
6 30 (32.26%) .NET
7 29 (31.18%) AngularJS
8 26 (27.96%) Java
9 25 (26.88%) jQuery
10 24 (25.81%) Git (software)
11 23 (24.73%) TDD
12 22 (23.66%) BDD
12 22 (23.66%) RESTful
13 20 (21.51%) Finance
13 20 (21.51%) Sass
14 19 (20.43%) C#
15 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET
15 18 (19.35%) Maven
15 18 (19.35%) Jenkins
16 17 (18.28%) Scrum
16 17 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (18.28%) SQL
17 16 (17.20%) Software Engineering
17 16 (17.20%) REST
17 16 (17.20%) CSS3
18 15 (16.13%) Node.js
18 15 (16.13%) SOLID
18 15 (16.13%) JSON
19 13 (13.98%) Linux

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 9 (9.68%) Drupal
2 6 (6.45%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (5.38%) Apache Pig
3 5 (5.38%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.30%) Apache
5 3 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.15%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.45%) MQTT
2 2 (2.15%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) Internet
2 2 (2.15%) LDAP
2 2 (2.15%) SSL
2 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) MySQL
2 10 (10.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.38%) Apache Hive
4 5 (5.38%) Big Data
4 5 (5.38%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.38%) HBase
4 5 (5.38%) Impala
4 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.38%) Power BI
4 5 (5.38%) Sqoop
5 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.15%) Blockchain
7 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.08%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.08%) QlikView
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 18 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 18 (19.35%) Maven
3 8 (8.60%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (8.60%) Gradle
3 8 (8.60%) Jasmine
3 8 (8.60%) JIRA
3 8 (8.60%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (8.60%) Mocha
3 8 (8.60%) Protractor
4 7 (7.53%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.53%) JUnit
5 5 (5.38%) CircleCI
6 4 (4.30%) Grunt
6 4 (4.30%) gulp
7 3 (3.23%) Subversion
7 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.15%) Mockito
8 2 (2.15%) QUnit
8 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (21.51%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Publishing
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Law
4 3 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (47.31%) HTML
2 40 (43.01%) CSS
3 32 (34.41%) HTML5
4 30 (32.26%) .NET
5 29 (31.18%) AngularJS
6 25 (26.88%) jQuery
7 22 (23.66%) RESTful
8 20 (21.51%) Sass
9 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET
10 16 (17.20%) CSS3
10 16 (17.20%) REST
11 15 (16.13%) JSON
11 15 (16.13%) Node.js
12 13 (13.98%) React
13 11 (11.83%) Middleware
13 11 (11.83%) Spring
14 10 (10.75%) .NET Framework
14 10 (10.75%) Express
14 10 (10.75%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (9.68%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) User Experience
2 5 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.15%) Fintech
3 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.98%) Linux
2 4 (4.30%) Android
2 4 (4.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.48%) Front End Development
3 23 (24.73%) TDD
4 22 (23.66%) BDD
5 17 (18.28%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (18.28%) Scrum
6 16 (17.20%) Software Engineering
7 15 (16.13%) SOLID
8 13 (13.98%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (11.83%) CRUD
9 11 (11.83%) MVC
10 9 (9.68%) Web Development
11 6 (6.45%) API Development
11 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.45%) OO
11 6 (6.45%) User Stories
11 6 (6.45%) Wireframes
11 6 (6.45%) Workflow
12 5 (5.38%) Concurrent Programming
12 5 (5.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (47.31%) JavaScript
2 26 (27.96%) Java
3 19 (20.43%) C#
4 17 (18.28%) SQL
5 9 (9.68%) C
5 9 (9.68%) PHP
6 5 (5.38%) HiveQL
7 4 (4.30%) ES6
7 4 (4.30%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.30%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (2.15%) XPath
10 1 (1.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) WCAG
2 2 (2.15%) WAI
3 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (7.53%) Xamarin
2 6 (6.45%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.38%) Cloudera
3 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.23%) Adobe
4 3 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.08%) Coverity
5 1 (1.08%) Tableau