The median contractor rate for a Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 3 months to 28 March 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 1 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 13.68% 21.69% 18.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 22.78% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 16
Median daily rate £370 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.62% -6.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £480 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £30.75 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. 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
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 91 79 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 95.79% 95.18% 97.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 80
Median daily rate £315 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £113 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 27
Median hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.15% +162.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £41.50 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Peterborough

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Peterborough

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Peterborough over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Peterborough

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Peterborough

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Peterborough region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 14 (42.42%) MVC
3 12 (36.36%) C#
4 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
6 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.21%) CSS
6 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
7 6 (18.18%) jQuery
8 5 (15.15%) Shopify
8 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
8 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.15%) TDD
8 5 (15.15%) Retail
8 5 (15.15%) Web Development
9 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
9 4 (12.12%) PHP
9 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
9 4 (12.12%) Selenium
9 4 (12.12%) WCF
9 4 (12.12%) HTML5
10 3 (9.09%) Angular 2
10 3 (9.09%) Node.js
10 3 (9.09%) CSS3
10 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (9.09%) Linux
11 2 (6.06%) ITIL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 2 (6.06%) IIS
1 2 (6.06%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Shopify
2 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) PouchDB
2 2 (6.06%) Power BI
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.06%) Grunt
2 2 (6.06%) gulp
3 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) JDeveloper
3 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.03%) Mocha
3 1 (3.03%) Moq
3 1 (3.03%) NUnit
General
1 5 (15.15%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Games
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.21%) CSS
3 7 (21.21%) HTML
4 6 (18.18%) jQuery
5 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) WCF
7 3 (9.09%) Angular 2
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (9.09%) CSS3
7 3 (9.09%) Node.js
8 2 (6.06%) Ionic Framework
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (6.06%) SAPUI5
8 2 (6.06%) Web Services
8 2 (6.06%) XML
9 1 (3.03%) XHTML
9 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) MVC
2 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.15%) TDD
3 5 (15.15%) Web Development
4 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.06%) BDD
5 2 (6.06%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Development
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) ITSM
6 1 (3.03%) OO
6 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) PHP
5 2 (6.06%) ABAP
5 2 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.06%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
1 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Tableau
2 1 (3.03%) Zend
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