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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 96 80 89
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 32 48 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.25% 2.10% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 2.26% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 15
Average daily rate
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£381 £335 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.80% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £413 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+26.92% -14.47%
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
2433 2123 2251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.11% 93.07% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1462 1139 1182
Average daily rate £385 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 242 225
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.55 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Cambridgeshire -14 16 £400 +23.07% 16
Essex +4 8 £394 +5.00% 3
Hertfordshire -5 4 - - 12
Bedfordshire -11 2 £363 +3.57% 3
Norfolk +1 1 - - 1
Suffolk -4 1 £288 -17.85% 3
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 62 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.97%) Java
3 49 (42.24%) .NET
4 47 (40.52%) HTML
5 46 (39.66%) C#
6 41 (35.34%) TDD
7 39 (33.62%) JavaScript
8 37 (31.90%) SQL
9 36 (31.03%) CSS
10 29 (25.00%) MVC
10 29 (25.00%) Spring
11 25 (21.55%) OO
12 24 (20.69%) XML
13 23 (19.83%) Linux
14 21 (18.10%) E-Commerce
14 21 (18.10%) Web Services
15 19 (16.38%) Hibernate
15 19 (16.38%) Web Development
15 19 (16.38%) BDD
16 18 (15.52%) Scrum
16 18 (15.52%) Finance
17 17 (14.66%) Git (software)
17 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
18 16 (13.79%) J2EE
18 16 (13.79%) Oracle
19 15 (12.93%) UML
19 15 (12.93%) Web Design
19 15 (12.93%) Internet
19 15 (12.93%) Responsive Web Design
20 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (9.48%) JBoss
1 11 (9.48%) Node.js
2 10 (8.62%) WebLogic
2 10 (8.62%) CMS
3 7 (6.03%) Apache
3 7 (6.03%) lighttpd
4 6 (5.17%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.31%) Adobe CQ
6 4 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.72%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 2 (1.72%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.72%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.86%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.86%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.86%) Drupal
8 1 (0.86%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
2 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.86%) GitHub
3 1 (0.86%) SaaS
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.93%) Internet
2 7 (6.03%) HTTP
3 6 (5.17%) LDAP
4 2 (1.72%) RIP
5 1 (0.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.90%) MySQL
4 7 (6.03%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.31%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.72%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.72%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.86%) CorVu
8 1 (0.86%) DTS
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.86%) QlikView
8 1 (0.86%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 17 (14.66%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.48%) Subversion
3 9 (7.76%) Grunt
4 8 (6.90%) Ant
5 7 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.03%) Jasmine
6 5 (4.31%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.31%) JIRA
7 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.45%) JUnit
8 3 (2.59%) NUnit
8 3 (2.59%) Selenium
8 3 (2.59%) MSTest
8 3 (2.59%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.72%) QUnit
9 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.72%) Maven
10 1 (0.86%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.86%) Hudson
General
1 18 (15.52%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Marketing
3 2 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (42.24%) .NET
2 47 (40.52%) HTML
3 36 (31.03%) CSS
4 29 (25.00%) Spring
5 24 (20.69%) XML
6 21 (18.10%) Web Services
7 19 (16.38%) Hibernate
8 16 (13.79%) J2EE
9 14 (12.07%) ASP.NET
10 13 (11.21%) Struts
10 13 (11.21%) HTML5
11 12 (10.34%) Java EE
11 12 (10.34%) CSS3
11 12 (10.34%) RabbitMQ
11 12 (10.34%) MSMQ
12 11 (9.48%) jQuery
13 10 (8.62%) .NET Framework
13 10 (8.62%) WCF
13 10 (8.62%) REST
14 9 (7.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.90%) Open Source
3 6 (5.17%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.17%) Informatics
3 6 (5.17%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.31%) Statistics
4 5 (4.31%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.31%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.45%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.59%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.59%) Streaming Media
6 3 (2.59%) IPTV
7 2 (1.72%) Social Media
7 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.86%) W3C
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.86%) Derivative
8 1 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.83%) Linux
2 12 (10.34%) UNIX
3 8 (6.90%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.72%) Windows
5 1 (0.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (35.34%) TDD
3 29 (25.00%) MVC
4 25 (21.55%) OO
5 21 (18.10%) E-Commerce
6 19 (16.38%) Web Development
6 19 (16.38%) BDD
7 18 (15.52%) Scrum
8 17 (14.66%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (12.93%) UML
9 15 (12.93%) Web Design
9 15 (12.93%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (11.21%) SOA
10 13 (11.21%) Unit Testing
11 11 (9.48%) Mentoring
12 7 (6.03%) Configuration Management
13 6 (5.17%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.17%) Bioinformatics
13 6 (5.17%) B2C
14 5 (4.31%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 51 (43.97%) Java
2 46 (39.66%) C#
3 39 (33.62%) JavaScript
4 37 (31.90%) SQL
5 14 (12.07%) PL/SQL
6 12 (10.34%) C++
7 10 (8.62%) C
8 6 (5.17%) Perl
9 4 (3.45%) Python
9 4 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.59%) VBA
11 1 (0.86%) VB6
11 1 (0.86%) VB
11 1 (0.86%) PHP
11 1 (0.86%) Ruby
11 1 (0.86%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) OCP
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.86%) MCP
3 1 (0.86%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (13.79%) Oracle
2 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.17%) Adobe
3 6 (5.17%) FatWire
4 5 (4.31%) IBM
5 4 (3.45%) BEA
6 3 (2.59%) Perforce
7 1 (0.86%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.86%) ATG
7 1 (0.86%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.86%) Cognos
7 1 (0.86%) Google
7 1 (0.86%) Venda
7 1 (0.86%) VocaLink
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