The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Street during the 3 months to 23 April 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
Somerset / Street
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Street 28.57% 25.00% 43.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.57% 25.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
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 £42.50 £41.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.79% +11.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Street. 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
Street
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7 8 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Street 100.00% 100.00% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 13
Median daily rate £400 £288 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.13% -32.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £533 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.28 £16.70
% change year-on-year -4.24% +9.43%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Street

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Street

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Street

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Street

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Street

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Street

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Street region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) NuGet
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (25.00%) HDFS
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) Slack

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Street 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 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) NuGet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) DOM
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
1 1 (25.00%) Jaspersoft