The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Software Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-17.76% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £41.25
Senior Software 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
706 660 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.88% 93.35% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 326 228
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £227 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 69 75
Average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.13% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £44.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Software Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Media
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Streaming Media
1 1 (100.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
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