The median contractor rate for a Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norwich during the 3 months to 25 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
Norfolk / Norwich
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 4 9
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 24 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 19.05% 23.49% 10.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.34% 23.65% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 8
Median daily rate £350 £400 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +24.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £303 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £523 £437
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 Norwich. 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
Norwich
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 118 148 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich 93.65% 99.33% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 104 65
Median daily rate £438 £425 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +31.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.25 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.35% +78.78%  
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 Norwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Norwich

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Norwich

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Norwich over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Norwich

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Norwich

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Norwich region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 17 (44.74%) Java
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) TDD
3 13 (34.21%) Spring
3 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
4 12 (31.58%) C#
5 11 (28.95%) HTML
5 11 (28.95%) .NET
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 10 (26.32%) BDD
7 9 (23.68%) OO
7 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
7 9 (23.68%) SDLC
8 8 (21.05%) MVC
8 8 (21.05%) Scrum
8 8 (21.05%) Finance
8 8 (21.05%) XML
8 8 (21.05%) CSS
8 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
8 8 (21.05%) jQuery
8 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (21.05%) RESTful
9 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
9 7 (18.42%) Java EE
9 7 (18.42%) Web Services
9 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
9 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
10 6 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.79%) MySQL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 (10.53%) Apache Pig
1 4 (10.53%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.89%) Drupal
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (7.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) LDAP
1 2 (5.26%) SSL
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) MarkLogic
4 4 (10.53%) Apache Hive
4 4 (10.53%) Big Data
4 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
4 4 (10.53%) HBase
4 4 (10.53%) Impala
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.53%) Sqoop
5 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.26%) QlikView
7 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 6 (15.79%) JUnit
4 4 (10.53%) Subversion
4 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (7.89%) Maven
5 3 (7.89%) Mockito
6 1 (2.63%) gulp
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Publishing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) Spring
2 11 (28.95%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) HTML
3 8 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 8 (21.05%) CSS
3 8 (21.05%) jQuery
3 8 (21.05%) RESTful
3 8 (21.05%) XML
4 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
4 7 (18.42%) Java EE
4 7 (18.42%) Web Services
5 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.16%) CSS3
6 5 (13.16%) HTML5
6 5 (13.16%) REST
7 4 (10.53%) Sass
7 4 (10.53%) XSLT
8 3 (7.89%) JMS
8 3 (7.89%) LESS
8 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) User Experience
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Android
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) TDD
3 10 (26.32%) BDD
4 9 (23.68%) OO
4 9 (23.68%) SDLC
5 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.05%) MVC
5 8 (21.05%) Scrum
6 6 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) User Stories
8 4 (10.53%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (10.53%) Data Privacy
8 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
8 4 (10.53%) Kanban
8 4 (10.53%) MapReduce
8 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
8 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 12 (31.58%) C#
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) HiveQL
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
1 2 (5.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Cloudera
2 4 (10.53%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat