The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inversion of Control in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Inversion of Control over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Inversion of Control (IoC)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 48 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Inversion of Control 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% - 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
170 316 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.55% 34.96% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 180 122
Median daily rate £350 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 8
Median hourly rate £19.63 £18.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.70 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £26.03 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Inversion of Control
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Inversion of Control as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Inversion of Control Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Inversion of Control
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Inversion of Control across the Cheshire region.

Inversion of Control Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Inversion of Control
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Inversion of Control within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 £338 -
Inversion of Control
North West

Inversion of Control
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Inversion of Control also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Inversion of Control.

1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Struts2
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ninject
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) UIKit
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Kony

Inversion of Control
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Moq
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) JTA
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) AOP
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) BPEL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Kony
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) Yahoo!