The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 16 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 41.03% 13.33% 38.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.24% 13.33% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 9
Average daily rate £367 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.36% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £323 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.09 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +7.96%
Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
37 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 94.87% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 19
Average daily rate £370 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £188 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £10.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% +36.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 23 (69.70%) HTML
2 19 (57.58%) CSS
3 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (48.48%) HTML5
4 15 (45.45%) C#
5 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
6 13 (39.39%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (36.36%) .NET
7 12 (36.36%) Scrum
8 11 (33.33%) CMS
8 11 (33.33%) CSS3
8 11 (33.33%) BDD
8 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 11 (33.33%) EPiServer
9 9 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (27.27%) Sitecore
9 9 (27.27%) OWASP
9 9 (27.27%) Web Testing
9 9 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (27.27%) WCAG
9 9 (27.27%) SpecFlow
9 9 (27.27%) MVC
9 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
10 7 (21.21%) SQL
10 7 (21.21%) C++
10 7 (21.21%) Process Management
10 7 (21.21%) Front End Development
11 6 (18.18%) Windows
12 5 (15.15%) Capita

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 11 (33.33%) CMS
2 9 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (6.06%) nginx
4 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
1 1 (3.03%) Modbus
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) SpecFlow
2 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.06%) RSpec
4 1 (3.03%) CppUnit
4 1 (3.03%) FishEye
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) HTML
2 19 (57.58%) CSS
3 16 (48.48%) HTML5
4 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
5 12 (36.36%) .NET
6 11 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 11 (33.33%) CSS3
7 4 (12.12%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (6.06%) jQuery
9 2 (6.06%) JSON
9 2 (6.06%) React
9 2 (6.06%) WCF
9 2 (6.06%) WPF
9 2 (6.06%) WSDL
9 2 (6.06%) XML
10 1 (3.03%) RESTful
10 1 (3.03%) Sass
10 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.03%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) CCTV
3 1 (3.03%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 11 (33.33%) BDD
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
4 9 (27.27%) OWASP
4 9 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (27.27%) Web Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Front End Development
5 7 (21.21%) Process Management
6 4 (12.12%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.06%) OO PHP
8 2 (6.06%) TDD
9 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.03%) Database Security
9 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.21%) C++
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) Java
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby
6 3 (9.09%) VB
7 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Capistrano
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) EPiServer
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) Sitecore
3 5 (15.15%) Capita
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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