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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 79 102 80
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 48 27 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.01% 1.06% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.09% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 31
Average daily rate £500 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £409 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +0.57%
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
2273 2472 2291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.38% 96.60% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1468 1252
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 229 245
Average hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £39.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 20 £500 +29.03% 5
Cambridgeshire +15 14 £550 +41.93% 14
Bedfordshire +14 9 £366 +1.03% 7
Hertfordshire +6 3 £475 - 5
Suffolk +2 1 £320 +11.30% 2
Norfolk - 1 £388 - 2
Senior Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 42 (43.75%) Java
2 40 (41.67%) HTML
3 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (36.46%) C#
4 35 (36.46%) .NET
5 33 (34.38%) JavaScript
5 33 (34.38%) SOA
6 32 (33.33%) SQL
7 31 (32.29%) TDD
8 26 (27.08%) ASP.NET
9 25 (26.04%) CSS
9 25 (26.04%) OO
10 23 (23.96%) MVC
11 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
12 20 (20.83%) Spring
12 20 (20.83%) Middleware
13 19 (19.79%) Finance
14 18 (18.75%) Web Services
14 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 18 (18.75%) Microservices
15 16 (16.67%) JBoss
15 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (16.67%) WCF
15 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (16.67%) HTML5
16 15 (15.63%) Node.js
16 15 (15.63%) REST
16 15 (15.63%) Jenkins
16 15 (15.63%) WPF
16 15 (15.63%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (16.67%) JBoss
2 15 (15.63%) Node.js
3 9 (9.38%) CMS
4 5 (5.21%) Confluence
5 4 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) HTTP
2 7 (7.29%) SSL
2 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
2 10 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (8.33%) CouchDB
3 8 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.21%) MySQL
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.08%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.08%) WebFOCUS
7 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.04%) QlikView
7 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.46%) Subversion
4 8 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (7.29%) JIRA
6 6 (6.25%) Ant
7 4 (4.17%) Selenium
8 2 (2.08%) AccuRev
8 2 (2.08%) Maven
8 2 (2.08%) NUnit
8 2 (2.08%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.04%) Checkstyle
9 1 (1.04%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.04%) FindBugs
9 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.04%) JUnit
9 1 (1.04%) TestDirector
9 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.04%) Xcode
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 10 (10.42%) Marketing
3 8 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 7 (7.29%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.17%) Automotive
6 4 (4.17%) Electronics
7 3 (3.13%) Retail
8 2 (2.08%) Banking
8 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
9 1 (1.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (41.67%) HTML
2 35 (36.46%) .NET
3 26 (27.08%) ASP.NET
4 25 (26.04%) CSS
5 20 (20.83%) Middleware
5 20 (20.83%) Spring
6 18 (18.75%) Web Services
7 16 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (16.67%) HTML5
7 16 (16.67%) WCF
8 15 (15.63%) REST
8 15 (15.63%) WPF
8 15 (15.63%) XML
9 13 (13.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (12.50%) CSS3
11 11 (11.46%) J2EE
12 10 (10.42%) RESTful
13 9 (9.38%) Ajax
14 7 (7.29%) JSON
14 7 (7.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.04%) Clustering
4 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.04%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (1.04%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.63%) Unix
1 15 (15.63%) Windows
2 10 (10.42%) Linux
3 7 (7.29%) Mac OS X
4 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.13%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.08%) Android
6 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.38%) SOA
3 31 (32.29%) TDD
4 25 (26.04%) OO
5 23 (23.96%) MVC
6 18 (18.75%) Microservices
7 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.54%) User Stories
9 12 (12.50%) Scrum
9 12 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 11 (11.46%) Web Design
11 9 (9.38%) Kanban
11 9 (9.38%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (8.33%) BDD
12 8 (8.33%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.25%) API Design
13 6 (6.25%) B2C
13 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (6.25%) DevOps
14 5 (5.21%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (43.75%) Java
2 35 (36.46%) C#
3 33 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 32 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (8.33%) Ruby
6 7 (7.29%) C++
7 5 (5.21%) Scala
8 4 (4.17%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.04%) C-shell
11 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.04%) Python
11 1 (1.04%) VB
11 1 (1.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (7.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.04%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Docker
1 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 8 (8.33%) MOM
2 8 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (2.08%) OpenAM
4 1 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.46%) DevExpress
3 9 (9.38%) Oracle
4 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.17%) FatWire
5 4 (4.17%) SAP
6 3 (3.13%) Adobe
6 3 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.08%) ForgeRock
7 2 (2.08%) WSO2
8 1 (1.04%) HP
8 1 (1.04%) Rally
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