The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 26 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.60% 1.14% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.20% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £538 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.16% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.75 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+32.66% +10.29%
Senior Developer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
154 250 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 100.00% 95.06% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 138 96
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 6
Average hourly rate £39.50 £31.15 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.80% +107.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer across the Brighton region.

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) CSS3
7 1 (12.50%) Laravel
7 1 (12.50%) Eloqua
7 1 (12.50%) Big Data
7 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BigMachines
1 1 (12.50%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Laravel
4 1 (12.50%) Mason
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) API Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Apex Code
4 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Siebel
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata
2 1 (12.50%) Zend