Period
to 22 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 22 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.

Software Developer
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 26 56
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington - 2.44% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.55% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Warrington median daily rate - £400 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.00% +38.89%
Cheshire median daily rate £363 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -14.71% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Warrington median hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.69% -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -7.69% -13.33%

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 188 235 509
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.53% 95.53% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 148 386
Warrington median daily rate £400 £386 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.56% -15.26% +0.73%
10th Percentile £194 £150 £263
90th Percentile £600 £614 £675
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 14
Warrington median hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.17% +100.00% -
10th Percentile £9.00 £11.25 £9.30
90th Percentile £57.50 £65.00 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.86
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.79% -8.04%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Warrington

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in Warrington

Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Developer in Warrington