The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 3 months to 24 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.

Senior Developer
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 19 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.27% 3.95% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £429 £400
% change year-on-year -3.79% +7.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +26.92% -22.61%  

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 69 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 96.20% 90.79% 96.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 45 57
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 £527
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 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 June 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%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Kony
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Prime Brokerage
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (50.00%) Struts2
2 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Dojo
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) JTA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (50.00%) Struts2
2 1 (50.00%) UIKit
2 1 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (50.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) AOP
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) BPEL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Kony
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) Yahoo!