The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Lancashire region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 43 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.32% 0.48% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.51% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
Senior Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
289 390 407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 95.07% 92.86% 93.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 265 278
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £162 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £740 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 23
Median hourly rate £39.75 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.02 £82.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 6 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
Preston +4 1 - - 2
Senior Developer
North West

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

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

1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) COBOL
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) VME
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (10.00%) SaaS
5 1 (10.00%) PaaS
5 1 (10.00%) EJS
5 1 (10.00%) Pug
5 1 (10.00%) Aurelia
5 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Data Structures

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) CICS
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Rational Robot
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) LESS
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) SAML
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) VME
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 3 (30.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) Android Development
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) COBOL
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) JCL
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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