The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 15 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 23.08% 3.52% 8.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.19% 4.07% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Average daily rate
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£345 £325 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -13.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £321 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
62 123 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 95.38% 86.62% 86.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 60 42
Average daily rate £375 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £176 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 10 (47.62%) HTML
1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) Banking
5 6 (28.57%) C#
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
7 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (19.05%) J2EE
7 4 (19.05%) CSS
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) Web Development
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 3 (14.29%) OO
8 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) Teradata
8 3 (14.29%) LINQ
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (9.52%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) ATM
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
2 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 7 (33.33%) .NET
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (19.05%) J2EE
4 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (14.29%) LINQ
6 2 (9.52%) JAX-RS
6 2 (9.52%) Apache Camel
6 2 (9.52%) JDBC
6 2 (9.52%) EJB
6 2 (9.52%) Apache CXF
6 2 (9.52%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) Spring
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) Java EE
7 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.76%) EMV
2 1 (4.76%) Biometrics
2 1 (4.76%) Chip Card
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 3 (14.29%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) XPath
6 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Teradata
3 2 (9.52%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) Siebel