Period
to 20 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer in Test was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Crewe during the 6 months to 20 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.

Developer in Test
Cheshire > Crewe
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 11 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Developer in Test 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 0.61% 4.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Crewe median daily rate £450 £450 -
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -13.89% +28.57% -
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 159 46 43
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.36% 97.87% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 26 21
Crewe median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +33.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £263 £191 £163
90th Percentile £550 £500 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 2
Crewe median hourly rate £12.00 £42.48 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.75% +33.78% +96.47%
10th Percentile £11.52 £18.80 £22.58
90th Percentile £22.00 £44.95 £41.53
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -9.09%

Developer in Test Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, Developer in Test 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 Developer in Test in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) Protractor

Developer in Test 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Protractor
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SDET
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java