Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 6 months to 23 July 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
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 29 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 27.88% 17.61% 39.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.59% 18.25% 39.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 17
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £335 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.67% -11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £268 £180 £263
90th Percentile £438 £385 £400
Staffordshire median daily rate £335 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +11.67% -7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 98 137 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 94.23% 96.48% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 85 45
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £335 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.67% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £213 £175 £263
90th Percentile £473 £525 £483
Staffordshire median daily rate £345 £338 £361
% change year-on-year +2.22% -6.57% +11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate £10.23 - £16.50
10th Percentile £10.17 - £10.70
90th Percentile £10.29 - £18.90
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.10 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.71% -12.50% +16.36%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Stoke-on-Trent

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) .NET
3 18 (62.07%) HTML
4 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
5 15 (51.72%) CSS
5 15 (51.72%) TDD
6 13 (44.83%) WPF
7 12 (41.38%) HTML5
8 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (34.48%) MySQL
8 10 (34.48%) SOLID
9 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
9 9 (31.03%) Line Management
9 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
9 9 (31.03%) Microservices
9 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (27.59%) SQL
11 7 (24.14%) Angular 2
12 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
13 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
13 5 (17.24%) Back Office
13 5 (17.24%) MVC
13 5 (17.24%) jQuery
14 4 (13.79%) WinForms
14 4 (13.79%) Windows
14 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
14 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
15 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) MySQL
3 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.45%) DTS
5 1 (3.45%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (3.45%) QlikView
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) CSS
4 13 (44.83%) WPF
5 12 (41.38%) HTML5
6 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
7 7 (24.14%) Angular 2
8 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 4 (13.79%) WinForms
10 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (10.34%) Sass
10 3 (10.34%) XML
11 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
12 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
12 1 (3.45%) Java EE
12 1 (3.45%) JSON
12 1 (3.45%) LAMP
12 1 (3.45%) Spring
12 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) TDD
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) SOLID
3 9 (31.03%) Line Management
3 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
3 9 (31.03%) Microservices
4 5 (17.24%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) BDD
5 3 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Development
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) B2B
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) ETL
7 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
6 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) ES6
7 1 (3.45%) Java
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) PHP 7
7 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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