The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Developer
England / East of England
Rank 115 - 129
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 9 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.77%

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
2040 2320 2509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.60% 96.07% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1372 1465
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 200 236
Median hourly rate £30.50 £21.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.86% +10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior Software 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 Software Developer across the East of England region.

Senior Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Software 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 Software Developer across the East of England region.

Senior Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Senior Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 5 - -
Essex - 4 £350 - 2
Senior Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Senior Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 8 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) Adobe
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (57.14%) Android
3 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 8 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 8 (57.14%) Android Development
3 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
3 8 (57.14%) DevOps
3 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (14.29%) Microservices
5 2 (14.29%) Ansible
5 2 (14.29%) Docker
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.14%) Qt
3 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Android
1 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (57.14%) Android Development
3 8 (57.14%) Automated Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (57.14%) DevOps
3 8 (57.14%) iOS Development
3 8 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Cross-Platform Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Adobe
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