The median contractor rate for a Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Poole 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.

Developer
Dorset / Poole
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 6 8
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Poole 6.25% 13.16% 10.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 13.16% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £273 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £47.50 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
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 Poole. 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
Poole
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 16 38 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Poole 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 34
Median daily rate £353 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.46% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £163 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Poole

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Poole

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Poole

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Poole region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) JSP
2 13 (68.42%) Struts
3 12 (63.16%) JSON
3 12 (63.16%) REST
3 12 (63.16%) CSS
3 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) Servlets
4 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
4 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Spring
4 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
5 4 (21.05%) Electronics
6 3 (15.79%) MySQL
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
6 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
6 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) Python
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
8 1 (5.26%) Linux

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (21.05%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) HTML
2 13 (68.42%) JSP
2 13 (68.42%) Struts
3 12 (63.16%) CSS
3 12 (63.16%) JSON
3 12 (63.16%) REST
4 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
4 11 (57.89%) Servlets
4 11 (57.89%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.26%) jQuery
7 1 (5.26%) Laravel
7 1 (5.26%) React
7 1 (5.26%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Front End Development
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
2 3 (15.79%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker