The median contractor rate for a Developer was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Rotherham during the 3 months to 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South Yorkshire / Rotherham
Rank 3 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Rotherham 20.00% - 21.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% - 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £313 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Rotherham. 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
Rotherham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5 2 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Rotherham 100.00% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 9
Median daily rate £313 - £258
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £24.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +133.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Rotherham

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

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer in Rotherham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Rotherham

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rotherham

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

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Spotfire
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) DevExpress