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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 1 1 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 47.62% 51.85% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.63% 51.85% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 1
Median daily rate £375 £368 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +22.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.71%

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
19 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 90.48% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 10
Median daily rate £380 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £29.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.44% +107.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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 29 (58.00%) Java
2 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (36.00%) Node.js
5 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 13 (26.00%) MySQL
7 12 (24.00%) SQL
7 12 (24.00%) Linux
7 12 (24.00%) Spring
7 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
8 11 (22.00%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
9 10 (20.00%) MVC
9 10 (20.00%) C#
10 9 (18.00%) Scrum
10 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
10 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
11 8 (16.00%) Finance
11 8 (16.00%) TDD
11 8 (16.00%) .NET
11 8 (16.00%) CSS
11 8 (16.00%) Gradle
12 7 (14.00%) JUnit
12 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
12 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
12 7 (14.00%) Open Source
12 7 (14.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (14.00%) JSON
12 7 (14.00%) Kanban

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 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.00%) Confluence
2 3 (6.00%) Jetty
2 3 (6.00%) nginx
2 3 (6.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 1 (2.00%) Apache
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Slack
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) AMQP
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) MySQL
2 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (22.00%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
5 7 (14.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.00%) Power BI
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) Gradle
3 7 (14.00%) JUnit
4 5 (10.00%) Subversion
5 4 (8.00%) Jasmine
5 4 (8.00%) Selenium
6 3 (6.00%) Ant
6 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.00%) JIRA
6 3 (6.00%) JMeter
6 3 (6.00%) Maven
6 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
8 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) Node.js
2 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (24.00%) Spring
4 8 (16.00%) .NET
4 8 (16.00%) CSS
5 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (14.00%) JSON
6 6 (12.00%) HTML
6 6 (12.00%) XML
7 5 (10.00%) REST
8 3 (6.00%) GWT
8 3 (6.00%) JAX-RS
8 3 (6.00%) JMS
8 3 (6.00%) jQuery
8 3 (6.00%) Spring Security
9 2 (4.00%) Apache Camel
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (4.00%) Express
9 2 (4.00%) MEAN Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.00%) MVC
3 9 (18.00%) Scrum
3 9 (18.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (16.00%) TDD
5 7 (14.00%) Kanban
5 7 (14.00%) Open Source
6 6 (12.00%) BDD
6 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.00%) SDLC
6 6 (12.00%) Web Development
7 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.00%) OO
9 3 (6.00%) Automation Testing
9 3 (6.00%) CRM
9 3 (6.00%) DevOps
9 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Prototyping
9 3 (6.00%) Security Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 29 (58.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.00%) C#
5 5 (10.00%) C++
6 3 (6.00%) Groovy
6 3 (6.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) Apple Swift
7 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.00%) IBM
3 3 (6.00%) Google
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Perforce
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