The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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.

Software Developer
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 27 33
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.71% 1.59% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.61% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +11.07% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year -5.52% +4.48%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 136 186 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 96.45% 98.41% 96.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 115 131
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 20
Median hourly rate £10.33 £18.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.16% +60.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £41.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in North Yorkshire

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in North Yorkshire

Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Developer in North Yorkshire

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Software 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL