Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 39 47
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 10 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.66% 1.08% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 1.11% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 10
Warrington median daily rate £525 £363 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.83% -24.08% -
10th Percentile £500 £351 £375
90th Percentile £575 £384 £523
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £375 £453
% change year-on-year +33.33% -17.13% +29.29%
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 261 359 618
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.60% 96.77% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 267 439
Warrington median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £143 £161 £300
90th Percentile £619 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Warrington median hourly rate £12.03 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.76% -26.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.05 £8.60
90th Percentile £41.25 £15.90 £50.64
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.33 £17.00
% change year-on-year -5.38% -9.85% -

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Warrington region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) CMS
2 8 (80.00%) Middleware
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) CRM
2 8 (80.00%) ERP
2 8 (80.00%) Content Management
2 8 (80.00%) Business Transformation
2 8 (80.00%) Target Operating Model
2 8 (80.00%) Identity Access Management
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) Express
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (20.00%) DevExpress
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Express
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
3 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Business Transformation
2 8 (80.00%) Content Management
2 8 (80.00%) CRM
2 8 (80.00%) ERP
2 8 (80.00%) Identity Access Management
2 8 (80.00%) Target Operating Model
2 8 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) DevExpress
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft