Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £469 per day in advertised job vacancies in Crewe during the 6 months to 19 January 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
Cheshire > Crewe
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 19 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 14.62% 23.08% 24.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.84% 23.68% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 1
Crewe median daily rate £469 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.93% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £379 £263 £313
90th Percentile £525 £413 £338
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -6.67% -3.23% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Crewe median hourly rate £36.25 - £13.00
10th Percentile £32.50 - £12.50
90th Percentile £38.75 - £13.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year -10.26% +54.46% -25.74%

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 128 38 56
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.46% 97.44% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 16 13
Crewe median daily rate £486 £173 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +181.88% -26.60% -37.33%
10th Percentile £275 £101 £180
90th Percentile £579 £400 £470
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 22
Crewe median hourly rate £35.00 £19.75 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.22% +13.96% +1.94%
10th Percentile £15.00 £13.75 £9.71
90th Percentile £38.75 £38.13 £17.77
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.15 £17.33
% change year-on-year -4.29% -12.58% +1.94%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Crewe

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Crewe

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Crewe

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Crewe over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Crewe

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crewe

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Crewe

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Crewe region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Node.js
3 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
3 7 (36.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (26.32%) Dropwizard
4 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 5 (26.32%) jQuery
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) WordPress
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
5 4 (21.05%) Ansible
5 4 (21.05%) Spring Boot
6 3 (15.79%) Puppet
6 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (10.53%) JUnit
7 2 (10.53%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) C#
7 2 (10.53%) .NET

Developer 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 4 (21.05%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) NServiceBus
3 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (10.53%) Protractor
2 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Mocha
3 1 (5.26%) Mockito
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
1 7 (36.84%) Node.js
2 5 (26.32%) Dropwizard
2 5 (26.32%) jQuery
2 5 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (21.05%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) Spring Boot
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Angular 2
4 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Express
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) J2SE
5 1 (5.26%) Mustache
5 1 (5.26%) React
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) STB
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) CQRS
5 2 (10.53%) Microservices
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) Android Development
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.26%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) Service Design
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
3 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle