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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 86 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 52 47 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.85% 1.95% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 2.09% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 33
Average daily rate
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£456 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £300 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £420 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -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
2634 2252 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.80% 93.56% 93.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1676 1195 1319
Average daily rate £380 £345 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -4.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £220
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 180 268 274
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.55 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +3.05%
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 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire -5 29 £650 +100.00% 16
Essex +2 15 £425 +10.38% 8
Hertfordshire 0 4 £475 +22.58% 8
Suffolk 0 2 £438 +25.00% 1
Norfolk 0 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire -12 1 £600 +87.50% 1
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 65 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (45.38%) .NET
3 51 (42.86%) Java
4 47 (39.50%) C#
5 46 (38.66%) TDD
6 45 (37.82%) HTML
7 41 (34.45%) JavaScript
8 37 (31.09%) SQL
9 35 (29.41%) CSS
10 32 (26.89%) MVC
11 27 (22.69%) Spring
12 26 (21.85%) OO
13 24 (20.17%) XML
13 24 (20.17%) Linux
14 21 (17.65%) Scrum
14 21 (17.65%) E-Commerce
15 20 (16.81%) Web Development
16 19 (15.97%) Web Services
16 19 (15.97%) Hibernate
17 18 (15.13%) Finance
17 18 (15.13%) BDD
18 17 (14.29%) Git (software)
18 17 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
18 17 (14.29%) UML
18 17 (14.29%) Oracle
19 16 (13.45%) ASP.NET
20 15 (12.61%) Responsive Web Design
21 14 (11.76%) Unit Testing
21 14 (11.76%) J2EE
21 14 (11.76%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (10.08%) Node.js
2 11 (9.24%) JBoss
3 10 (8.40%) WebLogic
3 10 (8.40%) CMS
4 9 (7.56%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.88%) lighttpd
5 7 (5.88%) Apache
6 6 (5.04%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (4.20%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (4.20%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 2 (1.68%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.84%) Mule
9 1 (0.84%) WordPress
9 1 (0.84%) Confluence
9 1 (0.84%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.84%) Drupal
9 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.84%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.84%) SaaS
2 1 (0.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.92%) Internet
2 7 (5.88%) HTTP
3 6 (5.04%) LDAP
4 2 (1.68%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.92%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.24%) MySQL
4 7 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.20%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.68%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.84%) DTS
8 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.84%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 17 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.76%) Subversion
3 10 (8.40%) Grunt
4 8 (6.72%) Jasmine
4 8 (6.72%) Ant
5 7 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.20%) JIRA
7 4 (3.36%) JUnit
7 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.36%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.52%) NUnit
8 3 (2.52%) MSTest
9 2 (1.68%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.68%) Mocha
9 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.68%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.68%) QUnit
9 2 (1.68%) Selenium
9 2 (1.68%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.68%) Maven
General
1 18 (15.13%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Marketing
3 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.84%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (45.38%) .NET
2 45 (37.82%) HTML
3 35 (29.41%) CSS
4 27 (22.69%) Spring
5 24 (20.17%) XML
6 19 (15.97%) Web Services
6 19 (15.97%) Hibernate
7 16 (13.45%) ASP.NET
8 14 (11.76%) J2EE
9 13 (10.92%) Struts
10 12 (10.08%) MSMQ
10 12 (10.08%) Java EE
10 12 (10.08%) HTML5
10 12 (10.08%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (10.08%) CSS3
11 11 (9.24%) jQuery
11 11 (9.24%) WCF
12 10 (8.40%) REST
12 10 (8.40%) AngularJS
13 9 (7.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.72%) Open Source
2 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.04%) Algorithms
4 6 (5.04%) Informatics
4 6 (5.04%) N-Tier
5 5 (4.20%) Statistics
5 5 (4.20%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.52%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.52%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.52%) Streaming Media
6 3 (2.52%) IPTV
7 2 (1.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.84%) User Experience
8 1 (0.84%) Derivative
8 1 (0.84%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.84%) W3C
8 1 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.17%) Linux
2 12 (10.08%) UNIX
3 8 (6.72%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.84%) Debian
4 1 (0.84%) Gentoo
4 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.84%) Windows
4 1 (0.84%) Solaris
4 1 (0.84%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (54.62%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (38.66%) TDD
3 32 (26.89%) MVC
4 26 (21.85%) OO
5 21 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 21 (17.65%) Scrum
6 20 (16.81%) Web Development
7 18 (15.13%) BDD
8 17 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (14.29%) UML
9 15 (12.61%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 14 (11.76%) Web Design
11 13 (10.92%) SOA
12 8 (6.72%) Mentoring
13 6 (5.04%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.04%) B2C
13 6 (5.04%) Configuration Management
13 6 (5.04%) Bioinformatics
14 5 (4.20%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.86%) Java
2 47 (39.50%) C#
3 41 (34.45%) JavaScript
4 37 (31.09%) SQL
5 14 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 13 (10.92%) C
7 10 (8.40%) C++
8 6 (5.04%) Perl
9 5 (4.20%) Python
10 3 (2.52%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.52%) VBA
11 2 (1.68%) Ruby
11 2 (1.68%) PHP
12 1 (0.84%) Erlang
12 1 (0.84%) Groovy
12 1 (0.84%) VB6
12 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.84%) MCP
3 1 (0.84%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.84%) OCP
3 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Oracle
2 9 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.72%) IBM
4 6 (5.04%) Adobe
4 6 (5.04%) FatWire
5 4 (3.36%) BEA
6 3 (2.52%) Perforce
7 2 (1.68%) Google
8 1 (0.84%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.84%) Venda
8 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.84%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.84%) ATG
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