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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 32 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 39.51% 29.73% 13.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.38% 29.73% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 2
Median daily rate £413 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £288 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £39.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-2.21% +12.29%
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
69 37 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 85.19% 100.00% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 14 8
Median daily rate £425 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (54.10%) Java
3 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
4 18 (29.51%) Node.js
5 16 (26.23%) AngularJS
6 14 (22.95%) Linux
6 14 (22.95%) MVC
7 13 (21.31%) C#
7 13 (21.31%) SQL
7 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
8 12 (19.67%) MongoDB
8 12 (19.67%) CSS
8 12 (19.67%) Scrum
9 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (18.03%) .NET
9 11 (18.03%) MySQL
9 11 (18.03%) JSON
10 10 (16.39%) Spring
10 10 (16.39%) TDD
10 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
10 10 (16.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
11 9 (14.75%) HTML
11 9 (14.75%) Finance
11 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
11 9 (14.75%) Kanban
12 8 (13.11%) Web Development
12 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
12 8 (13.11%) JUnit
12 8 (13.11%) XML

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 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.56%) Apache
2 4 (6.56%) JBoss
3 3 (4.92%) Confluence
3 3 (4.92%) Jetty
3 3 (4.92%) nginx
3 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.64%) Drupal
4 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Slack
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) AMQP
2 3 (4.92%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) MongoDB
2 11 (18.03%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (16.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
4 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.64%) Power BI
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.11%) JUnit
4 7 (11.48%) Gradle
5 5 (8.20%) Maven
5 5 (8.20%) Selenium
6 4 (6.56%) Ant
6 4 (6.56%) Jasmine
6 4 (6.56%) Subversion
6 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.92%) JIRA
7 3 (4.92%) JMeter
8 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.64%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) Node.js
2 16 (26.23%) AngularJS
3 12 (19.67%) CSS
4 11 (18.03%) .NET
4 11 (18.03%) JSON
5 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
5 10 (16.39%) Spring
6 9 (14.75%) HTML
7 8 (13.11%) XML
8 7 (11.48%) REST
9 6 (9.84%) Hibernate
9 6 (9.84%) jQuery
10 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.20%) GWT
11 3 (4.92%) CSS3
11 3 (4.92%) HTML5
11 3 (4.92%) JAX-RS
11 3 (4.92%) Spring Security
11 3 (4.92%) WCF
11 3 (4.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Clustering
2 2 (3.28%) User Experience
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.28%) Android
3 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.95%) MVC
3 12 (19.67%) Scrum
4 10 (16.39%) TDD
5 9 (14.75%) Kanban
5 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.11%) BDD
6 8 (13.11%) Web Development
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.48%) Open Source
7 7 (11.48%) SDLC
8 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.20%) Microservices
9 4 (6.56%) OO
10 3 (4.92%) Automation Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (4.92%) Performance Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Security Testing
10 3 (4.92%) SEO
10 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) Java
2 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.31%) C#
3 13 (21.31%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) C++
4 5 (8.20%) Ruby
4 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.92%) Groovy
5 3 (4.92%) Lua
5 3 (4.92%) VB
6 2 (3.28%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.28%) Python
6 2 (3.28%) Scala
6 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.20%) IBM
1 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.56%) Google
2 4 (6.56%) Perforce
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.64%) Tableau