Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Senior Developer
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 27 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 0.49% 1.21% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.28% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Warrington median daily rate £450 - £420
10th Percentile £425 - £225
90th Percentile £475 - £575
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £425 £456
% change year-on-year -2.94% -6.85% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington 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 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 193 235 504
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.15% 95.14% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 149 377
Warrington median daily rate £400 £388 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -16.22% +2.78%
10th Percentile £195 £150 £263
90th Percentile £600 £614 £675
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £403
% change year-on-year - -0.62% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 14
Warrington median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +100.00% -
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.25 £9.30
90th Percentile £55.50 £65.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.86
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.79% -8.04%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Warrington

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Warrington

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 4 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ERP

Senior 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL