Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 67 127 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 12.52% 20.09% 14.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.48% 21.71% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 76 65
Warwickshire median daily rate £425 £309 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.65% -8.52% +3.85%
10th Percentile £274 £179 £229
90th Percentile £495 £481 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.45% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 11
Warwickshire median hourly rate £38.50 £31.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.19% +34.78% +0.55%
10th Percentile £30.95 £22.87 £14.50
90th Percentile £46.85 £35.34 £42.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £49.75 £31.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year +59.20% +42.05% +25.71%

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 497 585 823
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.90% 92.56% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 340 517
Warwickshire median daily rate £430 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £248 £190 £224
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 43 66
Warwickshire median hourly rate £15.85 £30.50 £17.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.03% +69.73% -20.13%
10th Percentile £9.09 £17.70 £10.00
90th Percentile £20.28 £34.50 £37.03
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.45% +14.17% -9.64%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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 0 30 £445 +45.31% 8
Stratford-upon-Avon -2 6 £400 -17.95% 16
Kenilworth - 6 £425 -
Nuneaton 0 4 £450 - 12
Rugby - 4 £455 - 11
Atherstone +2 2 £323 -0.77% 1
Leamington Spa -3 2 - - 6
Gaydon -1 1 - -
Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warwickshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 24 (35.82%) SQL
1 24 (35.82%) CSS
2 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
3 21 (31.34%) HTML
4 14 (20.90%) Degree
5 13 (19.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 13 (19.40%) BMC
5 13 (19.40%) Remedy
5 13 (19.40%) Service Management
5 13 (19.40%) ITSM
5 13 (19.40%) AngularJS
6 12 (17.91%) Change Management
6 12 (17.91%) .NET
6 12 (17.91%) Windows
7 11 (16.42%) Unix
7 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
7 11 (16.42%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (16.42%) Mobile App
7 11 (16.42%) Computer Science Degree
7 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (14.93%) MVC
8 10 (14.93%) C#
9 9 (13.43%) SOAP
9 9 (13.43%) Web Services
9 9 (13.43%) CRM
9 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (13.43%) HTML5
9 9 (13.43%) REST
9 9 (13.43%) CSS3

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 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.49%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.49%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 6 (8.96%) Force.com
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.49%) Heroku
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
4 1 (1.49%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (7.46%) MySQL
3 5 (7.46%) Power BI
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.99%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.49%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP
7 1 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.48%) NUnit
1 3 (4.48%) Subversion
2 2 (2.99%) Ant
2 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.99%) JIRA
2 2 (2.99%) Maven
3 1 (1.49%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.49%) CocoaPods
3 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.49%) Gradle
3 1 (1.49%) Hudson
3 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.49%) JUnit
3 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (10.45%) Marketing
2 4 (5.97%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Law
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
4 1 (1.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) CSS
2 21 (31.34%) HTML
3 13 (19.40%) AngularJS
4 12 (17.91%) .NET
5 9 (13.43%) CSS3
5 9 (13.43%) HTML5
5 9 (13.43%) REST
5 9 (13.43%) SOAP
5 9 (13.43%) Web Services
6 6 (8.96%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.96%) Visualforce
7 5 (7.46%) .NET Core
7 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET
7 5 (7.46%) Node.js
8 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.97%) Entity Framework
8 4 (5.97%) RESTful
9 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.48%) Code First Entity Framework
9 3 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) User Experience
3 2 (2.99%) Online Games
3 2 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.49%) Animation
4 1 (1.49%) AS400
4 1 (1.49%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.49%) iPad
4 1 (1.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
2 11 (16.42%) Unix
3 2 (2.99%) Android
3 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (1.49%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.40%) ITSM
1 13 (19.40%) Service Management
2 12 (17.91%) Change Management
3 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (14.93%) MVC
5 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.43%) CRM
6 8 (11.94%) Migration
7 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.96%) ETL
7 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
7 6 (8.96%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
9 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (4.48%) Scrum
9 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.48%) Web Development
10 2 (2.99%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.99%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.93%) C#
4 7 (10.45%) Apex Code
4 7 (10.45%) PHP
5 6 (8.96%) SOQL
5 6 (8.96%) SOSL
6 5 (7.46%) Java
7 4 (5.97%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.48%) Python
9 2 (2.99%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.49%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
2 11 (16.42%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) BMC
1 13 (19.40%) Remedy
2 11 (16.42%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.46%) Informatica
5 2 (2.99%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Talend
6 1 (1.49%) Xamarin