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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 85 105 85
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 44 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 0.95% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.03% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 24
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£425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £450 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.29 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +0.71%
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
2578 2818 2050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.27% 92.70% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1433 1583 1032
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 202 257
Average hourly rate £15.25 £21.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.38% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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
Essex +20 19 £425 +25.92% 2
Hertfordshire +8 12 £400 +3.89% 8
Cambridgeshire -1 9 £450 +38.46% 16
Bedfordshire +4 2 £353 +8.46% 3
Suffolk -4 2 £315 -21.25% 5
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (41.33%) SQL
3 30 (40.00%) Java
4 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 28 (37.33%) HTML
5 26 (34.67%) C#
5 26 (34.67%) Web Services
6 25 (33.33%) TDD
7 22 (29.33%) CSS
7 22 (29.33%) .NET
8 20 (26.67%) XML
8 20 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 20 (26.67%) MVC
9 16 (21.33%) Linux
9 16 (21.33%) J2EE
10 13 (17.33%) Scrum
10 13 (17.33%) SOAP
10 13 (17.33%) UNIX
10 13 (17.33%) Spring
10 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
11 12 (16.00%) BDD
11 12 (16.00%) OO
12 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
12 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (13.33%) HTML5
13 10 (13.33%) Eclipse
13 10 (13.33%) Windows
13 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
13 10 (13.33%) TopLink
13 10 (13.33%) B2C

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 8 (10.67%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.33%) WebLogic
2 7 (9.33%) CMS
3 5 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (6.67%) JBoss
3 5 (6.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (5.33%) Node.js
4 4 (5.33%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.67%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.33%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.33%) Mule
7 1 (1.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) RIP
2 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
2 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.67%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.67%) QlikView
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.67%) CorVu
5 1 (1.33%) Impala
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 7 (9.33%) Ant
3 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.67%) Maven
4 5 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 4 (5.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.00%) JIRA
6 3 (4.00%) Selenium
6 3 (4.00%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.67%) ProC
8 1 (1.33%) Subversion
8 1 (1.33%) JUnit
8 1 (1.33%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.33%) Hudson
8 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (12.00%) Marketing
2 7 (9.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Automotive
4 2 (2.67%) Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Billing
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) HTML
2 26 (34.67%) Web Services
3 22 (29.33%) CSS
3 22 (29.33%) .NET
4 20 (26.67%) XML
5 16 (21.33%) J2EE
6 13 (17.33%) SOAP
6 13 (17.33%) Spring
7 10 (13.33%) HTML5
7 10 (13.33%) TopLink
8 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
8 9 (12.00%) XHTML
8 9 (12.00%) Ajax
9 8 (10.67%) jQuery
9 8 (10.67%) Struts
10 7 (9.33%) Hibernate
10 7 (9.33%) JAX-WS
10 7 (9.33%) JAX-RS
10 7 (9.33%) REST
11 6 (8.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Clustering
2 3 (4.00%) Open Source
2 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Streaming Media
3 2 (2.67%) IPTV
3 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
4 1 (1.33%) MPEG
4 1 (1.33%) Informatics
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.33%) Linux
2 13 (17.33%) UNIX
3 10 (13.33%) Windows
4 8 (10.67%) Solaris
5 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (58.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (33.33%) TDD
3 20 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 20 (26.67%) MVC
4 13 (17.33%) Scrum
5 12 (16.00%) BDD
5 12 (16.00%) OO
6 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (13.33%) B2C
8 7 (9.33%) Content Management
8 7 (9.33%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.00%) User Stories
10 5 (6.67%) Manual Testing
11 4 (5.33%) Use Case
11 4 (5.33%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.33%) CRM
11 4 (5.33%) RUP
11 4 (5.33%) Pair Programming
11 4 (5.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) SQL
2 30 (40.00%) Java
3 28 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 26 (34.67%) C#
5 5 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.67%) C++
5 5 (6.67%) C
6 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.00%) Python
8 2 (2.67%) VB
8 2 (2.67%) Perl
8 2 (2.67%) VB6
9 1 (1.33%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.33%) PHP
9 1 (1.33%) VBA
9 1 (1.33%) Ruby
9 1 (1.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) MCP
3 1 (1.33%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.33%) OCP
3 1 (1.33%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) IBM
4 5 (6.67%) FatWire
4 5 (6.67%) Adobe
5 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.67%) Cognos
5 2 (2.67%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
5 2 (2.67%) NetCracker
5 2 (2.67%) Perforce
6 1 (1.33%) Google
Luton, Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago