Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Norwich during the 6 months to 22 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
Norfolk > Norwich
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 62 48 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 30.39% 20.78% 18.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.16% 21.92% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 25 38
Norwich median daily rate £350 £363 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% +31.82% -
10th Percentile £292 £272 £184
90th Percentile £438 £525 £426
Norfolk median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Norwich median hourly rate - £16.50 -
Norfolk median hourly rate - £16.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norwich. 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
Norwich
Contract vacancies in Norwich with a recognized job title 187 219 224
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.67% 94.81% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 137 153
Norwich median daily rate £400 £400 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.11% +0.17%
10th Percentile £151 £163 £135
90th Percentile £531 £525 £512
Norfolk median daily rate £400 £350 £300
% change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 22
Norwich median hourly rate £11.17 £22.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.80% +21.92% -23.96%
10th Percentile £10.68 £14.95 £9.74
90th Percentile £11.91 £27.61 £28.67
Norfolk median hourly rate £11.17 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -32.30% -8.33% -21.31%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 22 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 Norwich region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (48.39%) HTML
3 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
4 26 (41.94%) Java
4 26 (41.94%) CSS
5 25 (40.32%) jQuery
5 25 (40.32%) Front End Development
6 20 (32.26%) HTML5
6 20 (32.26%) BDD
6 20 (32.26%) TDD
7 19 (30.65%) Finance
7 19 (30.65%) AngularJS
8 18 (29.03%) .NET
9 17 (27.42%) Maven
9 17 (27.42%) CSS3
9 17 (27.42%) Sass
10 16 (25.81%) Jenkins
10 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
11 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
11 14 (22.58%) Scrum
12 13 (20.97%) SOLID
13 11 (17.74%) Spring
13 11 (17.74%) RESTful
14 10 (16.13%) WCAG
14 10 (16.13%) C#
14 10 (16.13%) SQL
14 10 (16.13%) React
14 10 (16.13%) LESS
14 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement

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 9 (14.52%) Drupal
2 5 (8.06%) Apache Pig
2 5 (8.06%) Apache ServiceMix
2 5 (8.06%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.45%) Apache
4 3 (4.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Fireworks
1 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
1 2 (3.23%) LDAP
1 2 (3.23%) SSL
1 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.61%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) Apache Hive
1 5 (8.06%) Big Data
1 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
1 5 (8.06%) HBase
1 5 (8.06%) Impala
1 5 (8.06%) MySQL
1 5 (8.06%) Sqoop
2 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.61%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Maven
2 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 16 (25.81%) Jenkins
3 8 (12.90%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (12.90%) Gradle
3 8 (12.90%) Jasmine
3 8 (12.90%) Karma Test Runner
3 8 (12.90%) Mocha
3 8 (12.90%) Protractor
4 6 (9.68%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.68%) JUnit
5 3 (4.84%) Subversion
5 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.23%) Codeception
6 2 (3.23%) Mockito
6 2 (3.23%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.23%) QUnit
6 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.61%) JIRA
7 1 (1.61%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Publishing
3 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Law
4 3 (4.84%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) HTML
2 26 (41.94%) CSS
3 25 (40.32%) jQuery
4 20 (32.26%) HTML5
5 19 (30.65%) AngularJS
6 18 (29.03%) .NET
7 17 (27.42%) CSS3
7 17 (27.42%) Sass
8 11 (17.74%) RESTful
8 11 (17.74%) Spring
9 10 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (16.13%) LESS
9 10 (16.13%) React
10 8 (12.90%) Jest
10 8 (12.90%) Web Services
10 8 (12.90%) XML
11 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
12 6 (9.68%) Angular 2
12 6 (9.68%) REST
12 6 (9.68%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.45%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.84%) User Experience
4 2 (3.23%) Fintech
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Android
1 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) Front End Development
3 20 (32.26%) BDD
3 20 (32.26%) TDD
4 16 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (22.58%) Scrum
5 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
6 13 (20.97%) SOLID
7 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (14.52%) Web Development
9 7 (11.29%) OO
10 5 (8.06%) Asset Management
10 5 (8.06%) Concurrent Programming
10 5 (8.06%) Information Management
10 5 (8.06%) Kanban
10 5 (8.06%) MapReduce
10 5 (8.06%) Multithreading
10 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.06%) User Stories
10 5 (8.06%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 26 (41.94%) Java
3 10 (16.13%) C#
3 10 (16.13%) SQL
4 9 (14.52%) C
4 9 (14.52%) PHP
5 5 (8.06%) HiveQL
6 4 (6.45%) ES6
6 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) WCAG
2 2 (3.23%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Xamarin
2 5 (8.06%) Cloudera
2 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.84%) Adobe
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 2 (3.23%) Sun
5 1 (1.61%) Coverity