The median contractor rate for a Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Worcestershire during the 3 months to 28 June 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 / Worcestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 4 9
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 0 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire - 28.87% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - 30.43% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 23 14
Median daily rate - £325 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. 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
Worcestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32 92 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 94.12% 94.85% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 223 269
Median daily rate £325 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £187 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 48
Median hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.84% -35.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £19.65 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Worcestershire

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Worcestershire

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Worcestershire

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Worcestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Android Development
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
4 2 (22.22%) Skype
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (22.22%) Case Management
5 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) React
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Xamarin

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (11.11%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DataStage
1 1 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Android SDK
3 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (11.11%) Cocoa
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Android Development
2 2 (22.22%) Case Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Development
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Xamarin
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Rate: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
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