The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 55 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.94% 0.59% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 0.62% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 9
Average daily rate £355 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +0.57%
Senior Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
928 1137 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.98% 96.11% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 560 498
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 18 £355 -16.47% 11
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 30 (62.50%) HTML
3 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (52.08%) Java
5 24 (50.00%) CSS
6 18 (37.50%) OO
7 17 (35.42%) .NET
8 16 (33.33%) C#
9 15 (31.25%) Open Source
10 14 (29.17%) JSP
10 14 (29.17%) XML
11 13 (27.08%) Hibernate
11 13 (27.08%) TDD
11 13 (27.08%) Spring
12 12 (25.00%) Use Case
12 12 (25.00%) Software Architecture
12 12 (25.00%) HTTP
12 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 12 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
12 12 (25.00%) JMS
12 12 (25.00%) Servlets
12 12 (25.00%) Struts
12 12 (25.00%) JDBC
12 12 (25.00%) DHTML
12 12 (25.00%) J2EE
13 11 (22.92%) Scrum
13 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
14 10 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
14 10 (20.83%) SQL

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.17%) JBoss
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) HTTP
1 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) Power BI
4 1 (2.08%) QlikView
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Grunt
1 8 (16.67%) gulp
2 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.58%) webpack
3 2 (4.17%) NMock
3 2 (4.17%) NUnit
4 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.08%) Protractor
4 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.17%) Publishing
3 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (62.50%) HTML
2 24 (50.00%) CSS
3 17 (35.42%) .NET
4 14 (29.17%) JSP
4 14 (29.17%) XML
5 13 (27.08%) Hibernate
5 13 (27.08%) Spring
6 12 (25.00%) DHTML
6 12 (25.00%) J2EE
6 12 (25.00%) JDBC
6 12 (25.00%) JMS
6 12 (25.00%) Servlets
6 12 (25.00%) Struts
7 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
8 10 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (16.67%) Backbone.js
10 7 (14.58%) Browserify
10 7 (14.58%) D3.js
10 7 (14.58%) HTML5
10 7 (14.58%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) User Experience
2 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) BYOD
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Android
2 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.25%) BlackBerry OS
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Phone
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) OO
3 15 (31.25%) Open Source
4 13 (27.08%) TDD
5 12 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 12 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 12 (25.00%) Use Case
6 11 (22.92%) Scrum
7 9 (18.75%) Front End Development
8 7 (14.58%) Functional Programming
9 6 (12.50%) MVC
10 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.33%) CRM
11 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.33%) Machine Learning
11 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.25%) BDD
12 3 (6.25%) Coaching
12 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
12 3 (6.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 25 (52.08%) Java
3 16 (33.33%) C#
4 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 7 (14.58%) CoffeeScript
5 7 (14.58%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
2 1 (2.08%) MCT
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) MobileIron
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Tableau
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