The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 44 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 9 15 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.75% 1.86% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 2.00% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 17
Median daily rate £360 £450 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +45.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £373 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £450 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +12.50%
Senior Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
487 749 704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.75% 92.93% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 410 369
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £473 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 13
Median hourly rate £10.25 £20.50 £16.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £49.41 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Glasgow region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) AngularJS
3 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
5 8 (42.11%) Java
5 8 (42.11%) Scrum
6 7 (36.84%) MVC
6 7 (36.84%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
6 7 (36.84%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) CSS3
7 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
8 5 (26.32%) RESTful
8 5 (26.32%) Web Development
8 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 5 (26.32%) LINQ
9 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
9 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (21.05%) YouTrack

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) GitHub
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) DB2
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
1 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
1 4 (21.05%) YouTrack
2 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Android Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) JSUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) AngularJS
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
4 7 (36.84%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) CSS3
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
5 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) Entity Framework
6 5 (26.32%) LINQ
6 5 (26.32%) RESTful
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (21.05%) Kendo UI
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) JSON
8 3 (15.79%) Spring
9 2 (10.53%) J2SE
9 2 (10.53%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Social Network
2 1 (5.26%) Streaming Media
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.26%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Scrum
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) OO
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (31.58%) Front End Development
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
6 4 (21.05%) OOD
7 3 (15.79%) OOP
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) User Stories
8 2 (10.53%) Android Development
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.53%) Database Tuning
8 2 (10.53%) SDLC
8 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 8 (42.11%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
6 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.26%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Sybase
2 2 (10.53%) Telerik
2 2 (10.53%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) Facebook
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International
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