Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Altrincham during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Developer
Manchester > Altrincham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 13 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Altrincham 50.00% 55.56% 45.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% 55.56% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 2
Altrincham median daily rate £388 £370 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +34.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £284 £322 £263
90th Percentile £410 £504 £288
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Altrincham median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Altrincham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Altrincham
Contract vacancies in Altrincham with a recognized job title 26 9 18
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 100.00% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 11
Altrincham median daily rate £388 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +5.71% +27.27%
10th Percentile £274 £313 £256
90th Percentile £412 £488 £388
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Altrincham median hourly rate £40.25 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +347.22% - -
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +17.24% -6.45% +3.33%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Altrincham

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Altrincham.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Altrincham

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Developer in Altrincham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Altrincham

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Altrincham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Altrincham

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Altrincham region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) CSS3
4 8 (61.54%) HTML5
4 8 (61.54%) TypeScript
4 8 (61.54%) Rapid Prototyping
4 8 (61.54%) .NET
4 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) Data Management
4 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
4 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 8 (61.54%) Angular 2
4 8 (61.54%) Prototyping
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 2 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (15.38%) Spring
7 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) CRM

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Altrincham 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
2 2 (15.38%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (7.69%) Firebase
3 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) CSS3
2 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) Angular 2
2 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Redux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Data Management
1 8 (61.54%) Front End Development
1 8 (61.54%) Prototyping
1 8 (61.54%) Rapid Prototyping
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Asynchronous Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Generation
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) TypeScript
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) ES6
5 1 (7.69%) GraphQL
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Facebook