The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 16.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 18.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £384 £365
% change year-on-year
+7.49% +5.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.02 £20.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+80.10% -48.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick 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
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48 53 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 88.89% 96.36% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 34 27
Average daily rate £370 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) OOP
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
3 3 (27.27%) MSBuild
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) VB6
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (27.27%) MSBuild
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 3 (27.27%) WCF
2 3 (27.27%) Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) OOP
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
2 2 (18.18%) VB6
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft