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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 40 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 80 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.90% 1.05% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 1.09% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 14 10
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £324 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £493 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +8.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -17.64%
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
1567 1558 1519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.02% 96.59% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 936 784
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 £241 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 102 108
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +28 58 £440 +22.22% 17
Leicestershire - 8 £363 - 9
Northamptonshire -8 2 - - 2
Lincolnshire - 2 £288 - 4
Derbyshire - 1 - - 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 61 (67.78%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (64.44%) PHP
3 49 (54.44%) Jenkins
4 46 (51.11%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 42 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 39 (43.33%) OO
7 38 (42.22%) BDD
8 37 (41.11%) OO PHP
9 34 (37.78%) CSS
9 34 (37.78%) HTML
10 33 (36.67%) Docker
10 33 (36.67%) Behat
11 30 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
12 29 (32.22%) Relational Database
13 27 (30.00%) Linux
14 25 (27.78%) Zend
14 25 (27.78%) Unix
14 25 (27.78%) HTTP
14 25 (27.78%) Cucumber
15 24 (26.67%) WebDriver
15 24 (26.67%) Doctrine
15 24 (26.67%) Mac OS X
16 23 (25.56%) PostgreSQL
16 23 (25.56%) Front End Development
16 23 (25.56%) Elasticsearch
17 22 (24.44%) Zend Framework
18 21 (23.33%) Symfony
18 21 (23.33%) Security Cleared
19 19 (21.11%) MVC

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 (25.56%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (11.11%) Confluence
3 2 (2.22%) Apache
3 2 (2.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.11%) JBoss
4 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.22%) Relational Database
2 23 (25.56%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.22%) PowerCenter
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.22%) SQLite
6 1 (1.11%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.11%) DB2
6 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.11%) OLAP
6 1 (1.11%) QlikView
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 49 (54.44%) Jenkins
2 42 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 25 (27.78%) Cucumber
4 24 (26.67%) WebDriver
5 13 (14.44%) Protractor
6 12 (13.33%) Grunt
6 12 (13.33%) gulp
7 10 (11.11%) JIRA
8 9 (10.00%) PHPUnit
9 4 (4.44%) JUnit
10 3 (3.33%) Gradle
11 2 (2.22%) Android Studio
11 2 (2.22%) Ant
11 2 (2.22%) Maven
11 2 (2.22%) Robolectric
11 2 (2.22%) Robotium
11 2 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (1.11%) Cobertura
12 1 (1.11%) JBehave
12 1 (1.11%) Mockito
General
1 3 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Electronics
2 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.22%) Marketing
2 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) Advertising
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.78%) CSS
1 34 (37.78%) HTML
2 33 (36.67%) Behat
3 24 (26.67%) Doctrine
4 22 (24.44%) Zend Framework
5 21 (23.33%) Symfony
6 17 (18.89%) .NET
7 16 (17.78%) AngularJS
8 13 (14.44%) CSS3
8 13 (14.44%) LESS
9 10 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 10 (11.11%) Twig
10 9 (10.00%) JMS
11 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET
11 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (7.78%) Web Services
13 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
13 6 (6.67%) jQuery
13 6 (6.67%) SOAP
14 5 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Visualisation
2 5 (5.56%) User Experience
3 4 (4.44%) Fintech
4 2 (2.22%) Social Media
5 1 (1.11%) Blog
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.00%) Linux
2 25 (27.78%) Unix
3 24 (26.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.22%) Android
4 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (67.78%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (51.11%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (43.33%) OO
4 38 (42.22%) BDD
5 37 (41.11%) OO PHP
6 30 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 23 (25.56%) Front End Development
8 19 (21.11%) MVC
9 18 (20.00%) Case Management
10 17 (18.89%) Configuration Management
11 15 (16.67%) Mentoring
12 14 (15.56%) Line Management
12 14 (15.56%) Web Development
13 13 (14.44%) Open Source
14 11 (12.22%) Service Design
15 10 (11.11%) TDD
16 9 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
16 9 (10.00%) Web Design
17 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
17 5 (5.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 58 (64.44%) PHP
2 42 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.67%) C#
4 11 (12.22%) SQL
5 10 (11.11%) Java
6 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.33%) Python
8 2 (2.22%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) R
8 2 (2.22%) Scala
9 1 (1.11%) C++
9 1 (1.11%) Ruby
9 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.67%) DBS Check
3 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 11 (12.22%) WAI
System Software
1 33 (36.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 25 (27.78%) Zend
2 11 (12.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) SAP
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