Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Rotherham during the 6 months to 18 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
South Yorkshire > Rotherham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 -
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rotherham 35.71% 58.33% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.71% 58.33% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
Rotherham median daily rate £340 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% +15.38% -
South Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Rotherham median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Rotherham. 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
Rotherham
Contract vacancies in Rotherham with a recognized job title 14 12 27
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 10
Rotherham median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -17.13%
10th Percentile £335 £250 £166
90th Percentile £515 £413 £528
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +6.12% +6.80% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Rotherham median hourly rate - £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% -31.25%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.87 £12.75
% change year-on-year +0.87% +16.63% -15.00%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Rotherham

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Rotherham

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Rotherham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Rotherham

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Rotherham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Rotherham

Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Rotherham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Rotherham region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) ReSharper
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) DevExpress
2 3 (60.00%) YouTrack
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rotherham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (60.00%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) DevExpress