The median contractor rate for a Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 3 months to 24 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 Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 83 83 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 22.93% 21.61% 20.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.34% 22.68% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 61 45
Median daily rate £450 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% +29.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £187.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 341 366 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 94.20% 95.31% 96.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 258 232
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 16
Median hourly rate £11.17 £15.00 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +8.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.10 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.34 £32.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Northamptonshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Northamptonshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Northamptonshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Northamptonshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Northampton -1 37 £410 +2.50% 11
Corby +3 2 £413 -5.71% 1
Brackley - 1 - -
Towcester - 1 £300 -
Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 63 (42.00%) JavaScript
2 60 (40.00%) HTML
3 59 (39.33%) CSS
4 52 (34.67%) .NET
5 48 (32.00%) C#
6 45 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (29.33%) jQuery
8 42 (28.00%) HTML5
9 41 (27.33%) AngularJS
10 40 (26.67%) SQL
11 36 (24.00%) Java
12 35 (23.33%) CSS3
13 34 (22.67%) Node.js
13 34 (22.67%) TDD
14 33 (22.00%) E-Commerce
14 33 (22.00%) Git (software)
15 25 (16.67%) Finance
15 25 (16.67%) J2EE
15 25 (16.67%) Ajax
16 24 (16.00%) Scrum
17 22 (14.67%) SQL Server
17 22 (14.67%) JSON
17 22 (14.67%) Front End Development
18 21 (14.00%) Angular 2
19 20 (13.33%) Grunt
19 20 (13.33%) Banking
20 19 (12.67%) Spring
20 19 (12.67%) XML
21 18 (12.00%) Eclipse
21 18 (12.00%) MVC

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 12 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.33%) JBoss
2 11 (7.33%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.00%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.33%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.67%) Apache
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.67%) Documentum
6 1 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.67%) FileNet
6 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.67%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) Pega PRPC
2 2 (1.33%) Magento
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.67%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.67%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.33%) GitHub
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) HTTP
2 2 (1.33%) Internet
2 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.67%) DNS
3 1 (0.67%) Intranet
3 1 (0.67%) MQTT
3 1 (0.67%) SMTP
3 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.67%) Wireless
3 1 (0.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.67%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (7.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (6.00%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.00%) Big Data
8 3 (2.00%) MySQL
8 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.33%) DB2
9 2 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.67%) MS Access
10 1 (0.67%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 33 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (13.33%) Grunt
3 18 (12.00%) Eclipse
4 11 (7.33%) IntelliJ
5 10 (6.67%) Ant
5 10 (6.67%) Gradle
6 9 (6.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (6.00%) JIRA
6 9 (6.00%) JProfiler
7 8 (5.33%) JUnit
8 6 (4.00%) gulp
8 6 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.67%) Moq
9 4 (2.67%) NUnit
10 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.33%) Maven
11 2 (1.33%) Selenium
11 2 (1.33%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.33%) WebStorm
12 1 (0.67%) webpack
General
1 25 (16.67%) Finance
2 20 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (2.67%) Back Office
3 4 (2.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.00%) Advertising
4 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Front Office
5 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Law
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (40.00%) HTML
2 59 (39.33%) CSS
3 52 (34.67%) .NET
4 44 (29.33%) jQuery
5 42 (28.00%) HTML5
6 41 (27.33%) AngularJS
7 35 (23.33%) CSS3
8 34 (22.67%) Node.js
9 25 (16.67%) Ajax
9 25 (16.67%) J2EE
10 22 (14.67%) JSON
11 21 (14.00%) Angular 2
12 19 (12.67%) Spring
12 19 (12.67%) XML
13 17 (11.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (10.00%) ASP.NET
14 15 (10.00%) Hibernate
14 15 (10.00%) JSP
14 15 (10.00%) React
15 14 (9.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.00%) User Experience
3 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.67%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.67%) DataPower
6 1 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.67%) PMI
6 1 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.33%) Windows
2 4 (2.67%) Android
3 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.00%) Linux
4 2 (1.33%) Unix
5 1 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.67%) TDD
3 33 (22.00%) E-Commerce
4 24 (16.00%) Scrum
5 22 (14.67%) Front End Development
6 18 (12.00%) MVC
7 17 (11.33%) OO
8 16 (10.67%) Web Development
9 12 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 11 (7.33%) Web Application Development
11 9 (6.00%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.00%) Pair Programming
11 9 (6.00%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.33%) Data Protection
13 7 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.67%) Metadata Management
13 7 (4.67%) RAD
14 5 (3.33%) BDD
14 5 (3.33%) Software Engineering
14 5 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 63 (42.00%) JavaScript
2 48 (32.00%) C#
3 40 (26.67%) SQL
4 36 (24.00%) Java
5 13 (8.67%) VB.NET
6 9 (6.00%) VB
6 9 (6.00%) VBA
7 8 (5.33%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.33%) VB6
8 7 (4.67%) Python
9 4 (2.67%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.00%) PHP
11 2 (1.33%) C
11 2 (1.33%) Perl
11 2 (1.33%) R
11 2 (1.33%) Ruby
12 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.67%) Go
12 1 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (0.67%) AWS Certification
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Ansible
1 1 (0.67%) Control-M
1 1 (0.67%) Grafana
1 1 (0.67%) Kibana
1 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.67%) logstash
1 1 (0.67%) Mesos
1 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.00%) Oracle
3 10 (6.67%) SAP
4 9 (6.00%) Perforce
5 4 (2.67%) Informatica
6 3 (2.00%) Pega
6 3 (2.00%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.33%) IBM
7 2 (1.33%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.67%) Chordiant
8 1 (0.67%) hybris
8 1 (0.67%) Kony
8 1 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.67%) OpenText
8 1 (0.67%) Progress
8 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.67%) Sybase
8 1 (0.67%) Tableau
8 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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