The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 8 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 5.00% - 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £563 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
Senior Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hammersmith 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
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
34 25 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 85.00% 96.15% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 14
Average daily rate £425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £507 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Senior Developer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Extranet
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Alfresco
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) CMS

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 1 (33.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Low Latency
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Scala