The median contractor rate for a Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 3 months to 28 March 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 / Warrington
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 6 7
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 25 59 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.25% 16.76% 14.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.32% 18.50% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 42 14
Median daily rate £400 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -11.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year -5.32% +17.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 95 319 194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 95.96% 90.63% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 201 112
Median daily rate £361 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.72% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £320 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 28 March 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 Warrington region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) Java
2 12 (21.82%) .NET
3 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 10 (18.18%) C#
3 10 (18.18%) CRM
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.36%) Spring
4 9 (16.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (14.55%) Finance
5 8 (14.55%) SQL
5 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
6 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.73%) Web Services
7 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
7 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
7 6 (10.91%) PHP
8 5 (9.09%) HTML
8 5 (9.09%) CSS
8 5 (9.09%) MySQL
8 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
8 5 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.27%) iOS Development
9 4 (7.27%) Apple Swift
9 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
9 4 (7.27%) REST
9 4 (7.27%) TDD
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 5 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.64%) CMS
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.82%) Content Management Server
3 1 (1.82%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.82%) Magento
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) tcpdump
1 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
3 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
6 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.82%) Power BI
6 1 (1.82%) QlikView
6 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) Bower
3 1 (1.82%) gulp
3 1 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (1.82%) Maven
3 1 (1.82%) NUnit
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.64%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) .NET
2 9 (16.36%) Spring
3 7 (12.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.73%) Web Services
4 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.09%) CSS
5 5 (9.09%) HTML
6 4 (7.27%) Middleware
6 4 (7.27%) REST
7 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
7 3 (5.45%) Laravel
7 3 (5.45%) SOAP
7 3 (5.45%) WinForms
7 3 (5.45%) WPF
7 3 (5.45%) XML
8 2 (3.64%) CSS3
8 2 (3.64%) HTML5
8 2 (3.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.18%) CRM
3 7 (12.73%) E-Commerce
4 4 (7.27%) ETL
4 4 (7.27%) iOS Development
4 4 (7.27%) MVC
4 4 (7.27%) TDD
5 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.45%) Data Analysis
5 3 (5.45%) Mobile Development
5 3 (5.45%) Project Management
5 3 (5.45%) Scrum
5 3 (5.45%) Web Development
6 2 (3.64%) BDD
6 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Microservices
6 2 (3.64%) Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Open Source
6 2 (3.64%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) Java
2 10 (18.18%) C#
3 8 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.55%) SQL
4 6 (10.91%) PHP
5 4 (7.27%) Apple Swift
5 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
6 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.64%) X++
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.82%) Python
8 1 (1.82%) RPG
8 1 (1.82%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
1 1 (1.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Grafana
1 1 (1.82%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.82%) Sitecore