The median contractor rate for a Developer was £331 per day in advertised job vacancies in Crewe during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 6 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 24.00% 42.31% 41.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% 42.31% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Median daily rate £331 £360 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.98% +17.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £212 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £395 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.79% +11.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Crewe. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Crewe
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 24 26 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe 96.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 10
Median daily rate £375 £315 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.04% +40.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £166 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 9
Median hourly rate £42.48 - £15.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.24 - £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Crewe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crewe that featured Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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 29 April 2017, 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 6 (42.86%) Scrum
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL
3 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (28.57%) OO
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) B2B
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) LAMP
3 4 (28.57%) Kanban
3 4 (28.57%) Magento
3 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) AMQP
3 4 (28.57%) Subversion
3 4 (28.57%) Zend
3 4 (28.57%) Zend Framework
3 4 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 4 (28.57%) Modular Programming
3 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 3 (21.43%) Dropwizard

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 (28.57%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
1 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (7.14%) CocoaPods
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) LAMP
2 4 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (28.57%) Zend Framework
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) Dropwizard
3 3 (21.43%) RESTful
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) Cocoa
5 1 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) B2B
2 4 (28.57%) Front End Development
2 4 (28.57%) Kanban
2 4 (28.57%) Modular Programming
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) OOP
2 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 3 (21.43%) iOS Development
4 2 (14.29%) Android Development
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Transformation
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Zend
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Xamarin
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau
Crewe, Cheshire
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