The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds 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 69 51 68
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 17 55 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.50% 3.39% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 3.62% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 30 11
Median daily rate £450 £469 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +42.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £373 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £553 £460
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
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1076 1521 1145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.89% 93.83% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 1018 766
Median daily rate £400 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £575 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 47 33
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £9.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
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 Leeds

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (62.79%) Java
3 25 (58.14%) TDD
4 21 (48.84%) Spring
5 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
6 17 (39.53%) OO
7 16 (37.21%) HTML
7 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (37.21%) Microservices
8 15 (34.88%) CSS
8 15 (34.88%) Scrum
9 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
10 13 (30.23%) RESTful
10 13 (30.23%) Scala
10 13 (30.23%) Open Source
10 13 (30.23%) Groovy
10 13 (30.23%) Hibernate
10 13 (30.23%) SOA
11 12 (27.91%) Pair Programming
11 12 (27.91%) HTML5
11 12 (27.91%) Clojure
11 12 (27.91%) Software Delivery
11 12 (27.91%) CSS3
12 11 (25.58%) Virtual Machines
12 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (25.58%) GitHub
12 11 (25.58%) Mercurial
12 11 (25.58%) OOP
13 8 (18.60%) Retail
14 7 (16.28%) SQL

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) JBoss
2 2 (4.65%) Jetty
3 1 (2.33%) concrete5
3 1 (2.33%) Drupal
3 1 (2.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) GitHub
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.30%) Power BI
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) PowerPivot
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.65%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) Mercurial
3 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.98%) Maven
5 2 (4.65%) Travis CI
5 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.33%) Geb
6 1 (2.33%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.33%) JIRA
6 1 (2.33%) JUnit
6 1 (2.33%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.33%) Spock
General
1 8 (18.60%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
2 2 (4.65%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) Spring
2 16 (37.21%) HTML
3 15 (34.88%) CSS
4 13 (30.23%) Hibernate
4 13 (30.23%) RESTful
5 12 (27.91%) CSS3
5 12 (27.91%) HTML5
6 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.95%) Node.js
7 6 (13.95%) REST
8 4 (9.30%) React
9 3 (6.98%) .NET
9 3 (6.98%) Spring Boot
10 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.65%) Entity Framework
10 2 (4.65%) J2EE
10 2 (4.65%) jQuery
11 1 (2.33%) JSTL
11 1 (2.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (58.14%) TDD
3 17 (39.53%) OO
4 16 (37.21%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (37.21%) Microservices
5 15 (34.88%) Scrum
6 13 (30.23%) Open Source
6 13 (30.23%) SOA
7 12 (27.91%) Pair Programming
7 12 (27.91%) Software Delivery
8 11 (25.58%) OOP
9 6 (13.95%) BDD
10 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (9.30%) DevOps
10 4 (9.30%) ETL
11 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
11 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.98%) SOLID
12 2 (4.65%) Analytics
12 2 (4.65%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) Java
2 20 (46.51%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.23%) Groovy
3 13 (30.23%) Scala
4 12 (27.91%) Clojure
5 7 (16.28%) SQL
6 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.98%) Ruby
8 2 (4.65%) C#
8 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.33%) F#
9 1 (2.33%) Python
9 1 (2.33%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (6.98%) Docker
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) EMC
3 2 (4.65%) F5
3 2 (4.65%) NetApp
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
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