The table below looks at the statistics for Refactoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Refactoring over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Refactoring
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing Refactoring 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £71.00 - -
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Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 170 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 74.10% 79.81% 74.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 44
Average daily rate £320 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 6
Average hourly rate £31.56 £31.56 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £29.60 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Refactoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Refactoring Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Refactoring
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Refactoring across the Chester region.

Refactoring Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Refactoring
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories

Refactoring
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Refactoring 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 Refactoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL