The median contractor rate for a Developer was £340 per day in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 28 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
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 37 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 11.90% 23.42% 23.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.35% 25.00% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 14
Median daily rate £340 £364 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.52% +11.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £248 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £525 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Solihull. 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
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81 148 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 96.43% 93.67% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 162 139
Median daily rate £340 £338 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.74% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Median hourly rate - - £22.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Solihull

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Solihull

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Solihull

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Solihull

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

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

1 11 (61.11%) HTML
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Android
3 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
3 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
3 5 (27.78%) Android Development
3 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
4 4 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 4 (22.22%) Xamarin.iOS
4 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 4 (22.22%) Xamarin
4 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 4 (22.22%) XSLT
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) SAS
5 3 (16.67%) ProC
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 3 (16.67%) RESTful
5 3 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (16.67%) Django
5 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 3 (16.67%) PROC SQL

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 3 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) OLAP
4 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) ProC
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) GitLab
2 1 (5.56%) gulp
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) CSS
1 11 (61.11%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 4 (22.22%) Xamarin.iOS
2 4 (22.22%) XSLT
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) Django
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) React
5 1 (5.56%) SignalR
5 1 (5.56%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Mobile App
2 4 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Android
1 5 (27.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Android Development
2 5 (27.78%) iOS Development
3 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) API Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) PHP
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) PROC SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (5.56%) PHP 7
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Xamarin
2 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
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