The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 63 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 13 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 0.67% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.70% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Median daily rate £375 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £364 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £413 £384
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +7.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.02 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.15% +80.10%
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
837 1290 1176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.83% 95.77% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 694 656
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 44 45
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.14 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.61% +34.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £30.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +24 12 £400 - 10
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) HTML
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 8 (26.67%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) Banking
5 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
6 6 (20.00%) Spring
6 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (16.67%) OO
7 5 (16.67%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) CRM
7 5 (16.67%) SOA
7 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) Node.js
7 5 (16.67%) HTML5
7 5 (16.67%) Microservices
8 4 (13.33%) Low Latency
8 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
8 4 (13.33%) High Availability
8 4 (13.33%) TDD
8 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
8 4 (13.33%) Linux
8 4 (13.33%) C++
9 3 (10.00%) .NET
9 3 (10.00%) Oracle
9 3 (10.00%) Struts
9 3 (10.00%) Unix
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (3.33%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.67%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) DB2
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Bower
2 2 (6.67%) Grunt
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) Hudson
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (26.67%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.00%) Spring
5 5 (16.67%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) Node.js
6 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.00%) CSS3
6 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (10.00%) JSP
6 3 (10.00%) REST
6 3 (10.00%) Struts
7 2 (6.67%) DHTML
7 2 (6.67%) JMS
7 2 (6.67%) RESTful
7 2 (6.67%) Servlets
7 2 (6.67%) Web Services
7 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Blockchain
1 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) CRM
2 5 (16.67%) Microservices
2 5 (16.67%) OO
2 5 (16.67%) Scrum
2 5 (16.67%) SOA
2 5 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (13.33%) High Availability
3 4 (13.33%) Low Latency
3 4 (13.33%) TDD
4 3 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.00%) MVC
4 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (10.00%) Open Source
4 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (6.67%) OO PHP
5 2 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (26.67%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) COBOL
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.33%) Groovy
6 1 (3.33%) JCL
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) QNX
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Temenos