The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 56 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 52 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.09% 0.84% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 0.88% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 6
Median daily rate £400 £450 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +31.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £415 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £535 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
Senior Developer
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1613 1484 1579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.84% 96.36% 93.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 908 848
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 80 107
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.89% -21.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £8.50 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £20.00 £23.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Nottinghamshire +27 33 £450 +2.85% 13
Leicestershire +5 11 £363 -19.44% 5
Northamptonshire -17 5 £350 -26.31% 2
Derbyshire - 1 - - 5
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 3
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 East Midlands region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 70 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (66.67%) PHP
3 53 (53.54%) Jenkins
4 51 (51.52%) JavaScript
5 50 (50.51%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (48.48%) Git (software)
7 44 (44.44%) OO
8 42 (42.42%) OO PHP
9 39 (39.39%) BDD
10 38 (38.38%) CSS
10 38 (38.38%) HTML
11 35 (35.35%) Docker
11 35 (35.35%) Behat
12 33 (33.33%) Relational Database
13 32 (32.32%) Linux
13 32 (32.32%) User Acceptance Testing
14 30 (30.30%) HTTP
15 27 (27.27%) Symfony
15 27 (27.27%) Mac OS X
15 27 (27.27%) Unix
16 26 (26.26%) Zend
16 26 (26.26%) Doctrine
16 26 (26.26%) Front End Development
17 25 (25.25%) Cucumber
17 25 (25.25%) MVC
17 25 (25.25%) PostgreSQL
18 24 (24.24%) Security Cleared
18 24 (24.24%) WebDriver
19 23 (23.23%) Elasticsearch
20 22 (22.22%) Zend Framework

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 23 (23.23%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (10.10%) Confluence
3 4 (4.04%) Apache
4 3 (3.03%) CICS
5 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (30.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 25 (25.25%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (13.13%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.03%) DB2
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.02%) MySQL
6 2 (2.02%) Power BI
6 2 (2.02%) SQLite
7 1 (1.01%) Big Data
7 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 53 (53.54%) Jenkins
2 48 (48.48%) Git (software)
3 25 (25.25%) Cucumber
4 24 (24.24%) WebDriver
5 13 (13.13%) Protractor
6 12 (12.12%) Grunt
6 12 (12.12%) gulp
7 11 (11.11%) JIRA
7 11 (11.11%) PHPUnit
8 3 (3.03%) Gradle
8 3 (3.03%) JUnit
9 2 (2.02%) Android Studio
9 2 (2.02%) Ant
9 2 (2.02%) Maven
9 2 (2.02%) Robolectric
9 2 (2.02%) Robotium
10 1 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.01%) Selenium
10 1 (1.01%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.01%) webpack
General
1 3 (3.03%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Banking
2 2 (2.02%) Electronics
2 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.02%) Marketing
2 2 (2.02%) Retail
2 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.01%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.38%) CSS
1 38 (38.38%) HTML
2 35 (35.35%) Behat
3 27 (27.27%) Symfony
4 26 (26.26%) Doctrine
5 22 (22.22%) Zend Framework
6 19 (19.19%) .NET
7 17 (17.17%) AngularJS
8 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET
8 13 (13.13%) CSS3
8 13 (13.13%) LESS
9 12 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (11.11%) JMS
11 10 (10.10%) Gherkin
11 10 (10.10%) Twig
12 9 (9.09%) .NET Framework
12 9 (9.09%) Web Services
13 8 (8.08%) SOAP
14 7 (7.07%) XML
14 7 (7.07%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) Visualisation
2 5 (5.05%) User Experience
3 4 (4.04%) Fintech
4 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.03%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.02%) Social Media
6 1 (1.01%) Blog
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) DataPower
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.32%) Linux
2 27 (27.27%) Mac OS X
2 27 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (2.02%) Android
3 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (70.71%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (50.51%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (44.44%) OO
4 42 (42.42%) OO PHP
5 39 (39.39%) BDD
6 32 (32.32%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (26.26%) Front End Development
8 25 (25.25%) MVC
9 22 (22.22%) Configuration Management
10 21 (21.21%) Case Management
11 20 (20.20%) Mentoring
12 18 (18.18%) Web Development
13 17 (17.17%) Line Management
14 14 (14.14%) Open Source
15 12 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (12.12%) Web Design
16 11 (11.11%) Service Design
17 10 (10.10%) TDD
18 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
19 5 (5.05%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 66 (66.67%) PHP
2 51 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 20 (20.20%) C#
4 13 (13.13%) SQL
5 8 (8.08%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.06%) Java
7 3 (3.03%) COBOL
7 3 (3.03%) JCL
7 3 (3.03%) Python
8 2 (2.02%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.02%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.02%) R
8 2 (2.02%) Scala
9 1 (1.01%) C++
9 1 (1.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.18%) DBS Check
3 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (11.11%) WAI
System Software
1 35 (35.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (26.26%) Zend
2 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.02%) SAP
4 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
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