The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stockport region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 32 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 39.02% 43.24% 42.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.00% 43.24% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 9
Median daily rate £350 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £354 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
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
80 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 97.56% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 26 16
Median daily rate £338 £325 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £410 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% +35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

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 29 June 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Stockport region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) Java
3 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
4 21 (44.68%) CSS
5 17 (36.17%) HTML
5 17 (36.17%) AngularJS
6 16 (34.04%) Linux
6 16 (34.04%) Tomcat
7 15 (31.91%) REST
8 14 (29.79%) Front End Development
8 14 (29.79%) JBoss
9 13 (27.66%) Web Development
9 13 (27.66%) HTML5
10 12 (25.53%) .NET
10 12 (25.53%) IBM
10 12 (25.53%) MVC
11 11 (23.40%) Scrum
11 11 (23.40%) Oracle
11 11 (23.40%) C#
11 11 (23.40%) XML
11 11 (23.40%) JSON
11 11 (23.40%) CSS3
12 10 (21.28%) High Availability
12 10 (21.28%) Spring
12 10 (21.28%) Apache
12 10 (21.28%) Middleware
13 9 (19.15%) HTTP
13 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (19.15%) JDBC
13 9 (19.15%) SQL Server

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 16 (34.04%) Tomcat
2 14 (29.79%) JBoss
3 10 (21.28%) Apache
4 6 (12.77%) CMS
5 5 (10.64%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (4.26%) Drupal
7 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.13%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) HTTP
2 5 (10.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) MySQL
1 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) Hadoop
3 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) DataStage
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Maven
2 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) JUnit
3 5 (10.64%) SpecFlow
4 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.51%) Selenium
4 4 (8.51%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.13%) Hudson
6 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.77%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Advertising
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) CSS
2 17 (36.17%) AngularJS
2 17 (36.17%) HTML
3 15 (31.91%) REST
4 13 (27.66%) HTML5
5 12 (25.53%) .NET
6 11 (23.40%) CSS3
6 11 (23.40%) JSON
6 11 (23.40%) XML
7 10 (21.28%) Middleware
7 10 (21.28%) Spring
8 9 (19.15%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (19.15%) Apache Camel
8 9 (19.15%) JDBC
9 8 (17.02%) SOAP
10 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
11 5 (10.64%) jQuery
11 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (8.51%) GWT
12 4 (8.51%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.64%) Digital Media
2 5 (10.64%) User Experience
3 4 (8.51%) SCADA
4 2 (4.26%) iPad
4 2 (4.26%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Unix
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Front End Development
3 13 (27.66%) Web Development
4 12 (25.53%) MVC
5 11 (23.40%) Scrum
6 10 (21.28%) High Availability
7 9 (19.15%) Microservices
7 9 (19.15%) TDD
8 8 (17.02%) Open Source
8 8 (17.02%) SOA
9 7 (14.89%) BDD
10 5 (10.64%) CRM
10 5 (10.64%) ERP
10 5 (10.64%) OWASP
10 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) Web Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Automated Testing
11 4 (8.51%) Process Management
12 3 (6.38%) ETL
12 3 (6.38%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 24 (51.06%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.40%) C#
4 8 (17.02%) PHP
5 4 (8.51%) SQL
6 3 (6.38%) Python
6 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.26%) Ruby
7 2 (4.26%) Scala
7 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) C
8 1 (2.13%) C++
8 1 (2.13%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) IBM
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) EPiServer
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) Sitecore
5 3 (6.38%) Capita
5 3 (6.38%) Google
6 1 (2.13%) SAP