The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 38 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.03% 0.16% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 0.17% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 4
Median daily rate £525 - £475
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 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
Senior Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 598 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.86% 93.44% 96.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 307 413
Median daily rate £437 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 54 32
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.03 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 8 £525 - 2
Welwyn Garden City -12 1 £508 -
Senior Developer
East of England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 23 (63.89%) Java
2 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) TDD
3 14 (38.89%) BDD
4 9 (25.00%) MVC
4 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.22%) HTML
5 8 (22.22%) CSS
5 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
6 7 (19.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (19.44%) Finance
6 7 (19.44%) Pair Programming
6 7 (19.44%) Retail
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.67%) C#
7 6 (16.67%) .NET
7 6 (16.67%) Apache Spark
7 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (13.89%) Regular Expression
8 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
8 5 (13.89%) SQL
8 5 (13.89%) Swing
8 5 (13.89%) AWT
8 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
8 5 (13.89%) Games
9 4 (11.11%) Scrum
9 4 (11.11%) jQuery

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) DTS
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.56%) Ant
2 2 (5.56%) Gradle
2 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Grunt
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) CSS
1 8 (22.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
3 5 (13.89%) AWT
3 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
3 5 (13.89%) Regular Expression
3 5 (13.89%) Swing
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (8.33%) LAMP
5 3 (8.33%) LINQ
5 3 (8.33%) LINQ to SQL
5 3 (8.33%) SOAP
5 3 (8.33%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.56%) MSMQ
6 2 (5.56%) Spring
6 2 (5.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) BDD
2 14 (38.89%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 7 (19.44%) Pair Programming
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
8 4 (11.11%) Low Latency
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.11%) Web Development
9 3 (8.33%) DevOps
9 3 (8.33%) High Availability
10 2 (5.56%) ATDD
10 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) Haskell
5 4 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (5.56%) Clojure
6 2 (5.56%) Go
6 2 (5.56%) Rust
7 1 (2.78%) F#
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Ansible
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Zend
2 1 (2.78%) CA
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