The median contractor rate for a Developer was £268 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wolverhampton during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank 2 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wolverhampton 13.16% 6.06% 7.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.15% 6.25% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £268 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 - £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 - £325
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 £40.00 £42.25 £35.75
% change year-on-year -5.32% +18.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton. 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
Wolverhampton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 33 32 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wolverhampton 86.84% 96.97% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 21
Median daily rate £390 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £263 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £640 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £11.75 £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.56% -28.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Wolverhampton

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Wolverhampton

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Wolverhampton over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Wolverhampton

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Wolverhampton

Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Wolverhampton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Workflow
6 1 (12.50%) Advertising
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) LiveLink
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 1 (12.50%) WordPress
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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 (12.50%) LiveLink
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft