Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £305 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 126 121 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 20.29% 14.12% 15.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.99% 14.98% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 64 75
Warwickshire median daily rate £305 £344 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.27% +5.77% -
10th Percentile £179 £227 £175
90th Percentile £483 £425 £518
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.74% +7.35% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 9
Warwickshire median hourly rate £31.00 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.78% +2.27% -41.33%
10th Percentile £22.87 £14.50 £21.45
90th Percentile £35.34 £42.25 £32.04
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.25 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +42.05% +25.71% -36.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 573 808 628
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.27% 94.28% 91.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 515 334
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £190 £225 £214
90th Percentile £538 £550 £546
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 64 59
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.41% -22.73% +41.94%
10th Percentile £17.70 £10.00 £13.85
90th Percentile £34.50 £38.34 £33.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +15.83% -11.76% +5.07%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Warwickshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Warwickshire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Warwickshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Warwickshire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Developer in Warwickshire

Developer
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +2 44 £300 -20.27% 4
Leamington Spa +3 19 £303 - 5
Stratford-upon-Avon +5 3 £488 +34.48% 2
Nuneaton -1 2 £450 +28.57%
Gaydon -2 1 - -
Atherstone -4 1 £325 -
Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Warwickshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 67 (53.17%) JavaScript
2 65 (51.59%) HTML
3 55 (43.65%) CSS
4 41 (32.54%) .NET
5 37 (29.37%) jQuery
6 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
6 32 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (23.81%) SQL
7 30 (23.81%) C#
8 26 (20.63%) MVC
9 25 (19.84%) PHP
9 25 (19.84%) MySQL
9 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
10 22 (17.46%) RESTful
11 21 (16.67%) HTML5
11 21 (16.67%) Java
12 20 (15.87%) Automotive
12 20 (15.87%) Degree
12 20 (15.87%) AngularJS
13 17 (13.49%) User Experience
13 17 (13.49%) Android
13 17 (13.49%) CSS3
13 17 (13.49%) XML
14 16 (12.70%) Web Development
14 16 (12.70%) Mobile App
15 15 (11.90%) Apple iOS
16 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (11.11%) JSON
16 14 (11.11%) Web Services
17 13 (10.32%) Microsoft

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 7 (5.56%) Apache Spark
1 7 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.76%) GlassFish
2 6 (4.76%) JBoss
2 6 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (4.76%) WildFly
3 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.59%) nginx
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.79%) CMS
4 1 (0.79%) Drupal
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.79%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Maximo
1 2 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.59%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.38%) G Suite
2 3 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.97%) Intranet
2 4 (3.17%) Bluetooth
2 4 (3.17%) HTTP
2 4 (3.17%) Internet
2 4 (3.17%) RTSP
2 4 (3.17%) SSL
2 4 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.59%) FTP
4 1 (0.79%) 4G
4 1 (0.79%) 5G
4 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.84%) MySQL
3 7 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (5.56%) Big Data
3 7 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (3.97%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.38%) BigQuery
7 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.59%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (6.35%) Jenkins
2 7 (5.56%) JUnit
3 6 (4.76%) Hudson
3 6 (4.76%) JBehave
4 5 (3.97%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.97%) JIRA
5 4 (3.17%) Selenium
5 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.38%) Android Studio
6 3 (2.38%) Axure RP
6 3 (2.38%) Gradle
6 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.59%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.59%) Maven
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.59%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.59%) Subversion
7 2 (1.59%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.79%) Moq
8 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (15.87%) Automotive
2 12 (9.52%) Finance
3 4 (3.17%) Retail
4 3 (2.38%) Back Office
4 3 (2.38%) Local Government
4 3 (2.38%) Marketing
5 2 (1.59%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (51.59%) HTML
2 55 (43.65%) CSS
3 41 (32.54%) .NET
4 37 (29.37%) jQuery
5 25 (19.84%) ASP.NET
6 22 (17.46%) RESTful
7 21 (16.67%) HTML5
8 20 (15.87%) AngularJS
9 17 (13.49%) CSS3
9 17 (13.49%) XML
10 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (11.11%) JSON
10 14 (11.11%) Web Services
11 11 (8.73%) Ajax
11 11 (8.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (8.73%) Hibernate
12 10 (7.94%) .NET Framework
12 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (7.94%) Entity Framework
12 10 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.49%) User Experience
2 16 (12.70%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.38%) Animation
5 3 (2.38%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.59%) AS400
6 2 (1.59%) iSeries
7 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Infotainment
7 1 (0.79%) iPad
7 1 (0.79%) iPhone
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Robotics
7 1 (0.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.49%) Android
2 15 (11.90%) Apple iOS
3 12 (9.52%) Windows
4 9 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.63%) MVC
3 16 (12.70%) Web Development
4 11 (8.73%) Scrum
4 11 (8.73%) TDD
5 10 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (7.94%) Mathematics
6 9 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 9 (7.14%) Software Engineering
7 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.56%) Analytics
8 7 (5.56%) Android Development
8 7 (5.56%) Functional Testing
8 7 (5.56%) SOA
8 7 (5.56%) Software Delivery
9 6 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (4.76%) Personalization
9 6 (4.76%) Predictive Analytics
9 6 (4.76%) SDLC
9 6 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (53.17%) JavaScript
2 30 (23.81%) C#
2 30 (23.81%) SQL
3 25 (19.84%) PHP
4 21 (16.67%) Java
5 8 (6.35%) Scala
6 7 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.97%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.17%) VBA
9 3 (2.38%) Google Apps Script
9 3 (2.38%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.38%) XAML
10 2 (1.59%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.59%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.59%) RPG
11 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.79%) C++
11 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Degree
2 5 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.35%) Oracle
3 4 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.38%) Google
4 3 (2.38%) Tableau
4 3 (2.38%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.59%) Cognos
5 2 (1.59%) IBM
5 2 (1.59%) SAP
5 2 (1.59%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.59%) Zend
6 1 (0.79%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.79%) Progress