The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 95 104 81
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 17 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.81% 0.35% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.37% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 9
Average daily rate £450 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £314 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £422 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1885 1612 1708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.15% 93.50% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 956 813
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 168 218
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% -19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Senior Developer
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aldershot - 10 £456 -
Southampton -8 2 £400 -11.11% 4
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Winchester - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - - 4
Fareham - - - - 2
Gosport - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Romsey - - - -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 15 (57.69%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) MVC
3 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 12 (46.15%) Spring
4 10 (38.46%) Maven
4 10 (38.46%) GWT
4 10 (38.46%) TestNG
4 10 (38.46%) DbUnit
5 9 (34.62%) Mockito
5 9 (34.62%) Groovy
5 9 (34.62%) Guice
5 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
5 9 (34.62%) Apache Camel
5 9 (34.62%) Atomikos
5 9 (34.62%) Apache ServiceMix
6 6 (23.08%) jQuery
6 6 (23.08%) Google
6 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 5 (19.23%) CSS
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) C#
8 4 (15.38%) HTML
8 4 (15.38%) SQL
8 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) XML
8 4 (15.38%) Ajax
8 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 4 (15.38%) CSS3
9 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (34.62%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Ingres
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Maven
1 10 (38.46%) TestNG
1 10 (38.46%) DbUnit
2 9 (34.62%) Mockito
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 2 (7.69%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) GoogleTest
4 1 (3.85%) NUnit
4 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.85%) Mocha
4 1 (3.85%) CppUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
4 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
1 12 (46.15%) Spring
2 10 (38.46%) GWT
3 9 (34.62%) Guice
3 9 (34.62%) Apache Camel
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) HTML
6 4 (15.38%) .NET
6 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 4 (15.38%) XML
6 4 (15.38%) Ajax
6 4 (15.38%) CSS3
7 3 (11.54%) HTML5
7 3 (11.54%) JSP
8 2 (7.69%) J2EE
8 2 (7.69%) WCF
8 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) MVC
2 4 (15.38%) Scrum
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) SOA
4 2 (7.69%) OO
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.69%) Web Development
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) Content Management
4 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Unified Process
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.85%) BPEL
5 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) Groovy
3 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) C++
7 2 (7.69%) Python
7 2 (7.69%) C
8 1 (3.85%) HQL
8 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Atomikos
2 6 (23.08%) Google
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago