The table below looks at the statistics for Web Application Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Application Development over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Application Development
Rank 67 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Web Application Development 11 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.11% 0.12% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.15% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
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£350 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £425 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £315 £322
% change year-on-year
+23.01% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Web Application Development
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
810 659 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.65% 78.73% 74.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 512 305 249
Average daily rate £400 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £536 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 51 27
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.49 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Web Application Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Web Application Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Application Development across the Cheshire region.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Application Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Application Development across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Web Application Development Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Web Application Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Application Development across the Cheshire region.

Web Application Development Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Web Application Development
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Application Development within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 7 £310 - 2
Crewe - - - - 2
Ellesmere Port - - - - 1
Knutsford - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - -
Warrington - - - - 3
Web Application Development
North West

Web Application Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Application Development.

1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) XML
3 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) J2EE
4 9 (52.94%) XSL
4 9 (52.94%) Servlets
4 9 (52.94%) JSON
5 8 (47.06%) Selenium
5 8 (47.06%) Finance
5 8 (47.06%) Spring
5 8 (47.06%) JDBC
5 8 (47.06%) RDBMS
5 8 (47.06%) Mockito
5 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
5 8 (47.06%) PowerMock
6 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
6 7 (41.18%) JAX-RS
6 7 (41.18%) IBM
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 7 (41.18%) JAX-RPC
6 7 (41.18%) Informix
6 7 (41.18%) Internet
6 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 7 (41.18%) JUnit
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering

Web Application Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Web Application Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Application Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 7 (41.18%) IBM HTTP Server
1 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Internet
1 7 (41.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) RDBMS
1 8 (47.06%) Relational Database
2 7 (41.18%) Informix
3 2 (11.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Selenium
1 8 (47.06%) Mockito
2 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
2 7 (41.18%) JUnit
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Introscope
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 13 (76.47%) Java Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) J2EE
4 9 (52.94%) XSL
4 9 (52.94%) Servlets
4 9 (52.94%) JSON
5 8 (47.06%) Spring
5 8 (47.06%) JDBC
5 8 (47.06%) PowerMock
6 7 (41.18%) JAX-RS
6 7 (41.18%) JAX-RPC
6 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) WSDL
6 7 (41.18%) RESTful
7 4 (23.53%) REST
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
8 2 (11.76%) HTML5
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Online Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
1 7 (41.18%) TDD
1 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) MVVM
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VBScript
4 2 (11.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) IBM
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Perforce
2 2 (11.76%) Compuware
2 2 (11.76%) HP