The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties 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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties - - 9.68%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £42.38 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+0.29% -0.29%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Home Counties 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
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 95.45% 92.31% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 10
Average daily rate £413 £350 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -35.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £363 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties