The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 111 105 76
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 9 4 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.43% 0.22% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.23% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 19
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£400 £353 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £350 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £388 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -8.82%
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 Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1928 1743 1847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.20% 94.17% 93.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1002 949
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 148 186
Average hourly rate £15.77 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.23% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +17 4 £400 +14.28% 1
Southampton -5 1 £600 +69.01% 5
Andover - 1 £400 -
Aldershot - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1
Havant - - - -
Liss - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (66.67%) MVC
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) Spring
3 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
4 12 (50.00%) GWT
5 11 (45.83%) TestNG
5 11 (45.83%) DbUnit
5 11 (45.83%) Maven
6 10 (41.67%) Mockito
6 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
6 10 (41.67%) Apache Camel
6 10 (41.67%) Atomikos
6 10 (41.67%) Apache ServiceMix
6 10 (41.67%) Groovy
6 10 (41.67%) Guice
7 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 7 (29.17%) jQuery
8 7 (29.17%) Google
9 5 (20.83%) C#
9 5 (20.83%) .NET
9 5 (20.83%) CSS
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.67%) HTML
10 4 (16.67%) OO
10 4 (16.67%) Ajax
10 4 (16.67%) Finance
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (12.50%) Web Services
11 3 (12.50%) XML

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (41.67%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Maven
1 11 (45.83%) TestNG
1 11 (45.83%) DbUnit
2 10 (41.67%) Mockito
2 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (8.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Front Office
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Spring
2 13 (54.17%) Hibernate
3 12 (50.00%) GWT
4 10 (41.67%) Guice
4 10 (41.67%) Apache Camel
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) Ajax
8 3 (12.50%) CSS3
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 3 (12.50%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) XML
8 3 (12.50%) XSLT
9 2 (8.33%) WCF
9 2 (8.33%) J2EE
9 2 (8.33%) SOAP
9 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Debian
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Scrum
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Web Development
3 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Software Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.17%) OO PHP
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) Content Management
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.17%) B2B
4 1 (4.17%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) Groovy
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) PHP5
7 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
7 1 (4.17%) HQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Atomikos
2 7 (29.17%) Google
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.17%) Zend
5 1 (4.17%) Sitecore