Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer was £288 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wilmslow during the 6 months to 23 November 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 > Wilmslow
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 3 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 21.43% 41.38% 29.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 23.08% 42.86% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 1
Wilmslow median daily rate £288 £323 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.85% +17.27% -27.15%
10th Percentile £184 £257 £263
90th Percentile £401 £375 £288
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wilmslow median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £28.50 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year -12.31% -2.99% -2.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow. 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
Wilmslow
Contract vacancies in Wilmslow with a recognized job title 13 28 16
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.86% 96.55% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 10
Wilmslow median daily rate £315 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -3.57% -7.28%
10th Percentile £163 £180 £253
90th Percentile £475 £408 £554
Cheshire median daily rate £408 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.88% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Wilmslow median hourly rate - £9.00 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
% change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Wilmslow

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wilmslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer in Wilmslow

Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wilmslow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Wilmslow over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer in Wilmslow

Developer Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Wilmslow region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) SQL