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 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 25 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 14 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.05% 1.08% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 1.10% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 0
Median daily rate £525 £323 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £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 £45.00 £40.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
Senior Developer
South East

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
268 364 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 96.75% 98.38% 96.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 250 168
Median daily rate £350 £363 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 23
Median hourly rate £21.36 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.42% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.40 £23.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 14 £525 +69.35% 4
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 12 (44.44%) Pair Programming
5 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
6 10 (37.04%) MVC
7 9 (33.33%) C#
7 9 (33.33%) .NET
7 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 8 (29.63%) BDD
9 7 (25.93%) Scala
9 7 (25.93%) Kanban
10 6 (22.22%) jQuery
10 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
10 6 (22.22%) HTML
10 6 (22.22%) CSS
11 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
12 4 (14.81%) React
13 3 (11.11%) REST
13 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
13 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
13 3 (11.11%) HTML5
13 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
14 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
14 2 (7.41%) Groovy
14 2 (7.41%) Domain-Driven Design

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 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Hamcrest
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Mockito
3 1 (3.70%) Grunt
3 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) MSTest
3 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
3 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
1 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (22.22%) jQuery
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) React
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (11.11%) HTML5
4 3 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
5 2 (7.41%) JSP
5 2 (7.41%) Laravel
5 2 (7.41%) MyBatis
5 2 (7.41%) Node.js
5 2 (7.41%) SOAP
5 2 (7.41%) Spring
5 2 (7.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) TDD
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (44.44%) Pair Programming
3 12 (44.44%) Scrum
4 10 (37.04%) MVC
5 8 (29.63%) BDD
6 7 (25.93%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.41%) CQRS
8 2 (7.41%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (7.41%) OO
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.70%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 1 (3.70%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (3.70%) OO PHP
9 1 (3.70%) SDLC
9 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.70%) SOLID
9 1 (3.70%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (25.93%) Scala
5 2 (7.41%) Groovy
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
6 1 (3.70%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (3.70%) ES6
6 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle