Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 38 61 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 12.75% 16.40% 14.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.33% 16.90% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 66
Warrington median daily rate £438 £388 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -9.36% +36.80%
10th Percentile £301 £303 £300
90th Percentile £538 £500 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -9.68% +3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year - +72.84% -42.14%

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 285 361 561
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.64% 97.04% 91.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 268 390
Warrington median daily rate £450 £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +32.14%
10th Percentile £143 £130 £306
90th Percentile £600 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £418 £400 £416
% change year-on-year +4.38% -3.73% +10.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 10
Warrington median hourly rate £11.71 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.32% -28.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.50 £9.83
90th Percentile £47.50 £18.60 £58.13
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% - -0.99%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Java
4 13 (34.21%) CRM
4 13 (34.21%) CMS
5 12 (31.58%) Content Management
6 11 (28.95%) Waterfall
6 11 (28.95%) ERP
6 11 (28.95%) Middleware
6 11 (28.95%) HTML
6 11 (28.95%) Identity Access Management
7 10 (26.32%) Target Operating Model
7 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) Web Services
7 10 (26.32%) Business Transformation
8 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
8 9 (23.68%) CSS
8 9 (23.68%) Finance
9 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
10 6 (15.79%) C#
10 6 (15.79%) Apache Camel
11 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
11 5 (13.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 5 (13.16%) MySQL
11 5 (13.16%) Cognos
11 5 (13.16%) MVC
11 5 (13.16%) IBM
11 5 (13.16%) Apache CXF
11 5 (13.16%) Cognos TM1

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 13 (34.21%) CMS
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Mongoose
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.63%) OpenCart
3 1 (2.63%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.63%) G Suite
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
2 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.63%) BigQuery
4 1 (2.63%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.63%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.63%) QlikView
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) JUnit
3 3 (7.89%) GitLab
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
4 2 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.63%) Ant
5 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.63%) Gradle
5 1 (2.63%) gulp
5 1 (2.63%) Maven
5 1 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.63%) Selenium
5 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) .NET
2 11 (28.95%) HTML
2 11 (28.95%) Middleware
3 10 (26.32%) Web Services
4 9 (23.68%) CSS
5 6 (15.79%) Apache Camel
6 5 (13.16%) Apache CXF
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
8 3 (7.89%) Node.js
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.26%) CSS3
9 2 (5.26%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.26%) FreeMarker
9 2 (5.26%) HTML5
9 2 (5.26%) LESS
9 2 (5.26%) RESTful
9 2 (5.26%) Sass
9 2 (5.26%) SOAP
9 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Fintech
2 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) CRM
3 12 (31.58%) Content Management
4 11 (28.95%) ERP
4 11 (28.95%) Identity Access Management
4 11 (28.95%) Waterfall
5 10 (26.32%) Business Transformation
5 10 (26.32%) Target Operating Model
6 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
7 5 (13.16%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 5 (13.16%) MVC
8 4 (10.53%) BDD
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.89%) DevOps
9 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.89%) OO
9 3 (7.89%) TDD
10 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.26%) Fraud Detection
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.79%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) ABAP
6 1 (2.63%) Google Apps Script
6 1 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Cognos
1 5 (13.16%) IBM
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Google
3 1 (2.63%) SAP