The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 51 66 48
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 22 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.79% 0.66% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 0.71% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Average daily rate
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£431 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £444 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £402 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.06% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Senior Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
740 701 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.79% 92.60% 92.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 374 267
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 58 74
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Cambridge -4 7 £413 +22.22% 20
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 18 (64.29%) C#
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) TDD
3 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 11 (39.29%) .NET
5 9 (32.14%) MVC
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.00%) BDD
6 7 (25.00%) Jasmine
7 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
7 6 (21.43%) Scrum
8 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
8 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
8 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 4 (14.29%) Apache Pig
9 4 (14.29%) Apache Hive
9 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
9 4 (14.29%) SQL
9 4 (14.29%) HTML
9 4 (14.29%) Java
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 3 (10.71%) MySQL
10 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (10.71%) Maven
10 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.71%) Degree
10 3 (10.71%) QA
10 3 (10.71%) Selenium

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
1 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 4 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.71%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Impala
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
3 3 (10.71%) Maven
3 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) WPF
4 3 (10.71%) LINQ
4 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (10.71%) RESTful
4 3 (10.71%) HTML5
4 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (7.14%) WCF
5 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.57%) JPA
6 1 (3.57%) OAuth
6 1 (3.57%) WF
6 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) iPad
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) TDD
3 12 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 9 (32.14%) MVC
5 7 (25.00%) BDD
6 6 (21.43%) Scrum
7 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Coaching
8 3 (10.71%) MapReduce
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.71%) Manual Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) OOP
10 1 (3.57%) UML
10 1 (3.57%) ERP
10 1 (3.57%) SOA
10 1 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) SAP
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago