Period
to 27 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Crewe during the 6 months to 27 July 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
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 10 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crewe 21.28% 27.50% 38.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.74% 27.50% 38.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Crewe median daily rate £363 £360 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +44.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £251 £206 £211
90th Percentile £475 £433 £383
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Crewe median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -4.62% -1.52% -

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 46 40 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crewe 97.87% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 21 24
Crewe median daily rate £400 £330 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +32.00% -24.81%
10th Percentile £143 £205 £145
90th Percentile £500 £488 £421
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £407 £400
% change year-on-year -1.78% +1.81% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 17
Crewe median hourly rate £42.48 £42.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.06% +163.00% +43.64%
10th Percentile £18.80 £41.25 £12.60
90th Percentile £44.95 £43.75 £18.37
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% -9.09% -5.71%

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 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Crewe

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Android
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (20.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) SDET
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Protractor
5 1 (10.00%) Modular Programming
5 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
5 1 (10.00%) AMQP
5 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy

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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (10.00%) Protractor
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (10.00%) Xamarin.iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) Android Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) SDET
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) CQRS
3 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) Modular Programming
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau
2 1 (10.00%) Zend