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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 14 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.99% 23.33% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.36% 23.73% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 2
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £318 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £499 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £32.88
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +14.06%
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
88 59 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 96.70% 98.33% 96.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 44 38
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £320 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 26 May 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 20 (68.97%) Finance
1 20 (68.97%) Banking
2 18 (62.07%) Java
3 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) HTML
5 9 (31.03%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) CSS
6 8 (27.59%) TDD
7 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
8 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.69%) Scrum
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) C#
8 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.24%) Web Services
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
9 5 (17.24%) User Experience
9 5 (17.24%) DevOps
10 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
10 4 (13.79%) Gradle
10 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
10 4 (13.79%) BDD
10 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
10 4 (13.79%) Degree
10 4 (13.79%) TestComplete
10 4 (13.79%) Android
10 4 (13.79%) Objective-C
10 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
1 4 (13.79%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
2 1 (3.45%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (3.45%) PowerPivot
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (13.79%) Gradle
3 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.79%) SpecFlow
3 4 (13.79%) TestComplete
4 2 (6.90%) JIRA
4 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 2 (6.90%) Mockito
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.45%) Ant
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 20 (68.97%) Banking
1 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 4 (13.79%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
6 3 (10.34%) JSON
6 3 (10.34%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) Ajax
7 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.90%) CSS3
7 2 (6.90%) HTML5
7 2 (6.90%) J2EE
7 2 (6.90%) JPA
7 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 2 (6.90%) REST
7 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
7 2 (6.90%) XMPP
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
8 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Animation
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Android
1 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) TDD
3 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) DevOps
4 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.79%) BDD
5 4 (13.79%) Code Coverage
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) Android Development
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) iOS Development
6 3 (10.34%) Kanban
6 3 (10.34%) MVC
6 3 (10.34%) OO
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) SDLC
8 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Objective-C
5 3 (10.34%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.45%) Go
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) MobileIron
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