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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Rank 64 55 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 22 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.99% 3.07% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 3.23% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 12
Median daily rate £400 £455 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% +29.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £375 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £490 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-55.40% -17.77%

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
1057 1361 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 95.48% 95.04% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 913 740
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 35 27
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) Java
3 22 (55.00%) TDD
4 20 (50.00%) Spring
5 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
6 13 (32.50%) Microservices
7 12 (30.00%) HTML
7 12 (30.00%) CSS
7 12 (30.00%) OO
8 11 (27.50%) Hibernate
8 11 (27.50%) Scrum
9 10 (25.00%) RESTful
10 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
10 9 (22.50%) Scala
10 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (20.00%) REST
11 8 (20.00%) CSS3
11 8 (20.00%) Retail
11 8 (20.00%) SOA
12 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
12 7 (17.50%) Pair Programming
12 7 (17.50%) Clojure
12 7 (17.50%) Software Delivery
12 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (17.50%) Groovy
12 7 (17.50%) Open Source
12 7 (17.50%) HTML5
13 6 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (15.00%) Mercurial
13 6 (15.00%) Jenkins

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 (7.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) Jetty
2 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.50%) concrete5
3 1 (2.50%) Drupal
3 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) GitHub
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.00%) Power BI
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.00%) Mercurial
3 5 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) DbUnit
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) jMock
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Mockito
4 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.50%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Advertising
2 3 (7.50%) Publishing
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Spring
2 12 (30.00%) CSS
2 12 (30.00%) HTML
3 11 (27.50%) Hibernate
4 10 (25.00%) RESTful
5 8 (20.00%) CSS3
5 8 (20.00%) REST
6 7 (17.50%) HTML5
7 6 (15.00%) .NET
7 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 4 (10.00%) J2EE
9 4 (10.00%) Spring Boot
10 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
10 3 (7.50%) Node.js
10 3 (7.50%) React
10 3 (7.50%) Web Services
11 2 (5.00%) jQuery
11 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) VMS
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) TDD
3 13 (32.50%) Microservices
4 12 (30.00%) OO
5 11 (27.50%) Scrum
6 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (20.00%) SOA
8 7 (17.50%) Open Source
8 7 (17.50%) Pair Programming
8 7 (17.50%) Software Delivery
9 6 (15.00%) BDD
9 6 (15.00%) OOP
10 5 (12.50%) DevOps
10 5 (12.50%) MVC
11 4 (10.00%) Front End Development
11 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.00%) SOLID
12 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
12 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (22.50%) Scala
4 7 (17.50%) Clojure
4 7 (17.50%) Groovy
5 6 (15.00%) SQL
6 5 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) PHP
7 3 (7.50%) Ruby
8 2 (5.00%) Python
8 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.50%) F#
9 1 (2.50%) Go
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (7.50%) Docker
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Ansible
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) EMC
4 1 (2.50%) F5
4 1 (2.50%) NetApp
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