The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Knutsford region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 4 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 7 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.50% 13.39% 23.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.42% 14.17% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 10
Median daily rate £300 £390 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +14.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
Developer
Cheshire

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
38 120 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 95.00% 94.49% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 94 33
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Knutsford region that featured Developer in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Knutsford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) Go
4 4 (40.00%) Docker
4 4 (40.00%) Angular 2
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) Publishing
5 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
5 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
6 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) XML Messaging
6 2 (20.00%) Struts
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) Xcode
6 2 (20.00%) Objective-C

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Xcode
3 1 (10.00%) Android Studio
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) Angular 2
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) XML Messaging
5 1 (10.00%) Android NDK
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Android Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Go
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (20.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker