Period
to 16 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Support was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Crewe during the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

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.

Application Support
Cheshire > Crewe
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 10 -
Rank change year-on-year -16 - +21
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 0.61% 8.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Crewe median daily rate £375 - -
Cheshire median daily rate £356 £410 £263
% change year-on-year -13.11% +56.19% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Crewe median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe. 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
Crewe
Contract vacancies in Crewe with a recognized job title 160 48 42
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 97.96% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 28 19
Crewe median daily rate £425 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +21.21% +32.00%
10th Percentile £256 £200 £162
90th Percentile £550 £500 £505
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 2
Crewe median hourly rate £16.00 £42.48 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.33% +33.78% +96.47%
10th Percentile £11.64 £18.80 £22.58
90th Percentile £28.00 £44.95 £41.53
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -7.18%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

Job postings that featured Applications Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Crewe.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Crewe

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Applications Support in Crewe.

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support in Crewe

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, Applications Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Crewe region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Applications Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle