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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 29 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 36.25% 48.48% 75.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.19% 50.00% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 13
Median daily rate £413 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £325 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.48 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.07% +7.07%
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
74 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 92.50% 96.97% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 18 15
Median daily rate £425 £310 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £195 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £358 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% +135.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 39 (66.10%) Java
2 38 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
4 19 (32.20%) Linux
4 19 (32.20%) AngularJS
5 17 (28.81%) Tomcat
6 16 (27.12%) JBoss
6 16 (27.12%) Spring
6 16 (27.12%) JSON
7 15 (25.42%) IBM
7 15 (25.42%) REST
8 14 (23.73%) Microservices
8 14 (23.73%) HTTP
9 13 (22.03%) Apache
9 13 (22.03%) XML
10 12 (20.34%) CSS
10 12 (20.34%) MVC
11 11 (18.64%) Oracle
11 11 (18.64%) Maven
11 11 (18.64%) TDD
11 11 (18.64%) Front End Development
11 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
12 10 (16.95%) High Availability
12 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
12 10 (16.95%) Open Source
12 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (16.95%) Web Development
12 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.95%) MySQL
12 10 (16.95%) Middleware

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 17 (28.81%) Tomcat
2 16 (27.12%) JBoss
3 13 (22.03%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) Drupal
4 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.69%) Jetty
5 1 (1.69%) nginx
5 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) HTTP
2 5 (8.47%) Network Security
3 3 (5.08%) HTTPS
3 3 (5.08%) LDAP
4 1 (1.69%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) MySQL
1 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.25%) Hadoop
3 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.08%) DataStage
6 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
1 11 (18.64%) Maven
2 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.56%) Selenium
4 7 (11.86%) JUnit
5 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.78%) SonarQube
5 4 (6.78%) Subversion
5 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (5.08%) Ant
6 3 (5.08%) Gradle
6 3 (5.08%) JMeter
7 1 (1.69%) Hudson
7 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (11.86%) Marketing
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) AngularJS
2 16 (27.12%) JSON
2 16 (27.12%) Spring
3 15 (25.42%) REST
4 13 (22.03%) XML
5 12 (20.34%) CSS
6 10 (16.95%) Middleware
7 9 (15.25%) .NET
7 9 (15.25%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (15.25%) Apache Camel
7 9 (15.25%) JDBC
8 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET
8 8 (13.56%) HTML
8 8 (13.56%) SOAP
9 7 (11.86%) GWT
9 7 (11.86%) jQuery
10 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.47%) CSS3
10 5 (8.47%) HTML5
10 5 (8.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Digital Media
2 4 (6.78%) SCADA
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) iPad
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (64.41%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.73%) Microservices
3 12 (20.34%) MVC
4 11 (18.64%) Front End Development
4 11 (18.64%) TDD
5 10 (16.95%) High Availability
5 10 (16.95%) Open Source
5 10 (16.95%) Web Development
6 9 (15.25%) SOA
7 8 (13.56%) Scrum
8 6 (10.17%) SEO
9 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.47%) CRM
9 5 (8.47%) ERP
10 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
11 3 (5.08%) ETL
11 3 (5.08%) Extreme Programming
11 3 (5.08%) Migration
11 3 (5.08%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) Java
2 33 (55.93%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.25%) C#
4 7 (11.86%) PHP
5 6 (10.17%) SQL
6 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.08%) Lua
8 3 (5.08%) Python
8 3 (5.08%) VB
9 2 (3.39%) C++
9 2 (3.39%) Ruby
9 2 (3.39%) Scala
10 1 (1.69%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.69%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) IBM
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle
3 6 (10.17%) Google
4 3 (5.08%) Perforce
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) Tableau
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