The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -14.47%
Senior Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 152 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 89.58% 92.12% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 118 78
Average daily rate £425 £370 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.60 £22.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.57% +136.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow Management
2 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) ClearCase
2 6 (75.00%) DB2
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) ClearQuest
2 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Banking

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (75.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) AIX
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow
2 6 (75.00%) Workflow Management
2 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Business Objects