Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Senior Developer
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 14 31
Rank change year-on-year -17 +17 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.19% 3.49% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 4.17% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Knutsford median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +9.20%
10th Percentile £409 £450 £463
90th Percentile £501 £490 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £481 £456 £450
% change year-on-year +5.48% +1.39% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford 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 Knutsford. 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
Knutsford
Contract vacancies in Knutsford with a recognized job title 158 72 219
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.05% 83.72% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 50 169
Knutsford median daily rate £386 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% -5.33% +2.99%
10th Percentile £280 £300 £277
90th Percentile £488 £464 £493
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Knutsford median hourly rate £70.00 £9.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +677.78% -42.93% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
% change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Knutsford

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Knutsford

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE

Senior 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA