The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Web Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Development over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Web Development
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 41 59
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18  
Contract jobs citing Web Development 6 41 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.13% 4.25% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 5.04% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 31 9
Median daily rate £298 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +20.68%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £344 £335
% change year-on-year +4.72% +2.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £25.60
% change year-on-year +110.52% -25.76%  

Web Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 449 813 713
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 84.24% 84.25% 83.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 511 455
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 35
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.44% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Web Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Development in Cheshire

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Web Development in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Development in Cheshire

Web Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Development in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Development in Cheshire

Web Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Development in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Development in Cheshire

Web Development
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Development within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +13 2 £420 +20.00% 1
Web Development
North West

Web Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 14 (87.50%) CSS
3 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
4 12 (75.00%) HTML5
4 12 (75.00%) CSS3
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (43.75%) TDD
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) gulp
8 5 (31.25%) React
8 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (31.25%) RESTful
8 5 (31.25%) Grunt
8 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
8 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
8 5 (31.25%) Java
8 5 (31.25%) Content Management
8 5 (31.25%) Spring
8 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (31.25%) Selenium
8 5 (31.25%) jQuery
8 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (25.00%) JSON
9 4 (25.00%) CMS
9 4 (25.00%) .NET
9 4 (25.00%) C#
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) Sass

Web Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) gulp
2 5 (31.25%) Grunt
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (12.50%) Ant
5 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
5 2 (12.50%) EasyMock
5 2 (12.50%) JBehave
5 2 (12.50%) JUnit
5 2 (12.50%) Maven
5 2 (12.50%) Mockito
5 2 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (6.25%) Bower
6 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) UI Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Web Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) CSS
1 14 (87.50%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) AngularJS
3 12 (75.00%) CSS3
3 12 (75.00%) HTML5
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
4 5 (31.25%) React
4 5 (31.25%) RESTful
4 5 (31.25%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) JSON
5 4 (25.00%) LESS
5 4 (25.00%) Sass
6 3 (18.75%) Dropwizard
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 2 (12.50%) Express
7 2 (12.50%) JMS
7 2 (12.50%) Material Design
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (31.25%) Content Management
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
4 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
5 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) BDD
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
6 3 (18.75%) Pair Programming
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
7 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) ES6
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Capistrano
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) ATG
1 3 (18.75%) hybris
2 2 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
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