The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Sussex region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South East / East Sussex
Rank 27 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.94% 3.49% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 3.50% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Median daily rate £413 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £44.10 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-62.58% +17.60%

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 257 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 92.65% 99.61% 96.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 174 172
Median daily rate £375 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 31
Median hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -50.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Developer across the East Sussex region.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer across the East Sussex region.

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 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
Brighton +2 3 £345 -18.82% 4
Hove - 3 £413 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Senior 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 Sussex region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 3 (21.43%) BDD
7 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (21.43%) LINQ
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) XPath
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) Games
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) XSLT

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Jetty
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) Event Store
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (21.43%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 3 (21.43%) Games
2 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) LINQ
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) SOAP
4 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) XSLT
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 2 (14.29%) JSTL
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) MVS
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) SOLID
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) XPath
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 2 (14.29%) R
6 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (14.29%) VB
7 1 (7.14%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft