Period
to 20 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £355 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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 > Warrington
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 28 43 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 14.43% 19.82% 15.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.30% 20.77% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 72
Warrington median daily rate £355 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +3.45% -7.34%
10th Percentile £289 £338 £271
90th Percentile £477 £523 £550
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Warrington median hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.69% +44.44%
Cheshire median hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -7.69% -1.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 183 207 535
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.39% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 128 369
Warrington median daily rate £400 £395 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -12.22% -
10th Percentile £192 £183 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £643
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 16
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +100.00% -
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £64.00 £65.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.86
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.79% -8.04%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Warrington

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Warrington

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Warrington over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Warrington

Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer in Warrington

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
5 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
5 10 (35.71%) CSS
6 8 (28.57%) Web Services
7 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (25.00%) Node.js
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) C#
8 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
8 6 (21.43%) ERP
8 6 (21.43%) ETL
9 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (17.86%) .NET
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (17.86%) QlikView
9 5 (17.86%) Express
9 5 (17.86%) Power BI
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (17.86%) hapi
9 5 (17.86%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (17.86%) Tableau
9 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.14%) CMS
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.86%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.57%) Boomi
5 1 (3.57%) GitHub
5 1 (3.57%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (17.86%) Power BI
2 5 (17.86%) QlikView
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.14%) gulp
2 2 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Babel
3 1 (3.57%) MSTest
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Military
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
1 10 (35.71%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) Web Services
3 7 (25.00%) Node.js
4 5 (17.86%) .NET
4 5 (17.86%) Express
4 5 (17.86%) hapi
5 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.29%) RESTful
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.71%) jQuery
6 3 (10.71%) SOAP
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.57%) HTML5
8 1 (3.57%) LINQ
8 1 (3.57%) Spring
8 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Blog
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) ERP
2 6 (21.43%) ETL
3 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Cognitive Psychology
5 3 (10.71%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (10.71%) Market Research
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) Psychology
5 3 (10.71%) Qualitative Research
5 3 (10.71%) Quantitative Research
5 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.57%) ES6
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Lotus
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) SAP