The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 29 September 2014 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 78 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 69 35 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.23% 1.48% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.59% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 12 39
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£450 £419 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £465 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+0.29% -0.29%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2870 2206 2980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.88% 93.08% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1741 1113 1477
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 211 325
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2014. 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
Essex +11 25 £425 -11.91% 3
Bedfordshire -5 17 £425 - 3
Hertfordshire -16 16 £450 +9.09% 12
Cambridgeshire -12 8 £488 +4.83% 25
Norfolk -11 4 £450 +38.46% 1
Suffolk - 1 £450 - 2
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 53 (51.96%) .NET
2 46 (45.10%) C#
3 44 (43.14%) MVC
4 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (40.20%) Java
6 38 (37.25%) ASP.NET
7 37 (36.27%) SQL
8 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
9 34 (33.33%) HTML
10 31 (30.39%) TDD
11 29 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (27.45%) CSS
13 26 (25.49%) SQL Server
14 23 (22.55%) OO
14 23 (22.55%) Spring
14 23 (22.55%) WCF
15 22 (21.57%) XML
16 21 (20.59%) Scrum
17 19 (18.63%) Web Services
17 19 (18.63%) UML
18 18 (17.65%) jQuery
18 18 (17.65%) Oracle
18 18 (17.65%) Hibernate
19 17 (16.67%) PL/SQL
19 17 (16.67%) Unit Testing
19 17 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
20 15 (14.71%) Linux
20 15 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 14 (13.73%) WebLogic
21 14 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (13.73%) WebLogic
2 8 (7.84%) Node.js
3 7 (6.86%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.88%) CMS
5 5 (4.90%) Apache
5 5 (4.90%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 5 (4.90%) lighttpd
6 4 (3.92%) MQSeries
6 4 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.96%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.96%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.98%) WordPress
8 1 (0.98%) Drupal
8 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) Internet
2 6 (5.88%) LDAP
3 5 (4.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (10.78%) Relational Database
6 10 (9.80%) MySQL
7 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.94%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.94%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.76%) Subversion
3 9 (8.82%) Jasmine
4 8 (7.84%) Grunt
5 6 (5.88%) MSTest
5 6 (5.88%) Ant
6 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.90%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (4.90%) QUnit
7 4 (3.92%) JUnit
8 3 (2.94%) Maven
8 3 (2.94%) NUnit
8 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.94%) WiX
8 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.94%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.96%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.96%) Bower
9 2 (1.96%) Mocha
General
1 10 (9.80%) Finance
2 7 (6.86%) Retail
3 6 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.98%) Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (51.96%) .NET
2 38 (37.25%) ASP.NET
3 34 (33.33%) HTML
4 29 (28.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (27.45%) CSS
6 23 (22.55%) Spring
6 23 (22.55%) WCF
7 22 (21.57%) XML
8 19 (18.63%) Web Services
9 18 (17.65%) jQuery
9 18 (17.65%) Hibernate
10 13 (12.75%) CSS3
10 13 (12.75%) HTML5
11 12 (11.76%) Struts
12 11 (10.78%) .NET Framework
12 11 (10.78%) Java EE
13 9 (8.82%) J2EE
13 9 (8.82%) WPF
13 9 (8.82%) AngularJS
14 8 (7.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) N-Tier
2 7 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.90%) Open Source
4 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.96%) Social Media
5 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (0.98%) W3C
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.98%) PKI
6 1 (0.98%) Derivative
6 1 (0.98%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.71%) Linux
2 9 (8.82%) UNIX
3 6 (5.88%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.98%) Gentoo
4 1 (0.98%) Debian
4 1 (0.98%) FreeBSD
4 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.14%) MVC
2 43 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (30.39%) TDD
4 23 (22.55%) OO
5 21 (20.59%) Scrum
6 19 (18.63%) UML
7 17 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 13 (12.75%) Web Development
9 11 (10.78%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (9.80%) Web Design
10 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
11 7 (6.86%) Configuration Management
12 6 (5.88%) BDD
12 6 (5.88%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.88%) OOP
13 5 (4.90%) Process Management
13 5 (4.90%) Project Planning
13 5 (4.90%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (45.10%) C#
2 41 (40.20%) Java
3 37 (36.27%) SQL
4 35 (34.31%) JavaScript
5 17 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 4 (3.92%) C
8 3 (2.94%) XAML
8 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.96%) PHP
9 2 (1.96%) C++
9 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.96%) VBA
9 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.98%) Python
10 1 (0.98%) Erlang
10 1 (0.98%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
1 1 (0.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.73%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 18 (17.65%) Oracle
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.82%) JBoss
4 6 (5.88%) IBM
5 4 (3.92%) BEA
6 3 (2.94%) Adobe
7 2 (1.96%) Google
7 2 (1.96%) FatWire
8 1 (0.98%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.98%) ATG
8 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.98%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.98%) Venda
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Aquent
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day + Flexible working hours
Posted: 6 days ago