Period
to 23 September 2018

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 6 months to 23 September 2018 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
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 82 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 -39 +16
Contract jobs citing Web Development 13 6 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.03% 0.48% 4.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.59% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 69
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £335 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.56% -16.31% +17.65%
10th Percentile £253 £313 £253
90th Percentile £427 £408 £500
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £12.50
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £8.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +94.12% -46.88% -60.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,111 1,020 1,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 87.90% 82.39% 87.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 710 1,079
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £540 £531 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 44 33
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -1.90%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.63 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.50 £52.00 £38.35
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -26.67% +39.53% -27.66%

Web Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Web Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 23 September 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +2 4 £288 -12.15% 12
Warrington -1 1 £365 +0.69% 8
Knutsford -4 1 - - 2
Macclesfield - 1 £325 -
Web Development
North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Web Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Web Development.

1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) React
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) Python
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) LotusScript
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (15.38%) SharePoint

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 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) webpack
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Backend Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Sage Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) React
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (15.38%) Vue.js
6 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.69%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (7.69%) Redux
6 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) API Integration
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.69%) API Testing
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile First
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
4 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 3 (23.08%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C++
5 2 (15.38%) LotusScript
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) ES6
6 1 (7.69%) Scala
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Plesk
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Lotus
2 1 (7.69%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) SAP