The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 3 months to 26 June 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 / Knutsford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 15 5
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 14 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 17.72% 10.67% 18.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 18.42% 11.76% 19.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 15
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £405 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. 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
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76 68 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 96.20% 90.67% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 45 58
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Knutsford

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Knutsford

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Knutsford

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Knutsford region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 15 (71.43%) Java
1 15 (71.43%) Banking
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Spring
2 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) SOAP
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 9 (42.86%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) TDD
5 9 (42.86%) JIRA
6 8 (38.10%) jQuery
6 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
6 8 (38.10%) JPA
6 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Ajax
6 8 (38.10%) JSON
6 8 (38.10%) Gradle
6 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
7 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
7 7 (33.33%) J2EE
7 7 (33.33%) Oracle
7 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 7 (33.33%) OO
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
8 6 (28.57%) IntelliJ
9 5 (23.81%) Perforce

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 3 (14.29%) Confluence
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 6 (28.57%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data
4 2 (9.52%) DB2
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Git (software)
2 9 (42.86%) JIRA
3 8 (38.10%) Gradle
4 6 (28.57%) IntelliJ
5 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
5 5 (23.81%) JUnit
6 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
6 2 (9.52%) JProfiler
7 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.76%) Grunt
7 1 (4.76%) gulp
7 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
7 1 (4.76%) Subversion
7 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 15 (71.43%) Banking
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) Spring
2 10 (47.62%) SOAP
3 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 8 (38.10%) Ajax
4 8 (38.10%) JPA
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 8 (38.10%) JSON
5 7 (33.33%) J2EE
6 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) EJB
7 5 (23.81%) HTML
7 5 (23.81%) JSP
7 5 (23.81%) Servlets
7 5 (23.81%) Struts
8 4 (19.05%) CSS
8 4 (19.05%) REST
8 4 (19.05%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) CSS3
9 3 (14.29%) HTML5
9 3 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Data Protection
3 8 (38.10%) Unit Testing
4 7 (33.33%) OO
4 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
7 3 (14.29%) Android Development
7 3 (14.29%) BDD
7 3 (14.29%) DevOps
7 3 (14.29%) Mobile Development
8 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) RAD
8 2 (9.52%) Secure Coding
9 1 (4.76%) ITIL
9 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.76%) COBOL
5 1 (4.76%) JCL
5 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) R
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Perforce
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Kony
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) Teradata
4 1 (4.76%) Yahoo!
Knutsford, Cheshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago