The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leicestershire region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 34 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.96% 1.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 1.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
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 Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
267 231 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.04% 96.65% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 123 131
Median daily rate £350 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 28
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.25 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.10% +11.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £24.00
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 Leicestershire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 8 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
Leicester +9 8 £363 -19.44% 3
Senior Developer
East Midlands

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Leicestershire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) MVC
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (50.00%) Ajax
6 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 7 (50.00%) HTML
6 7 (50.00%) CSS
6 7 (50.00%) SOAP
6 7 (50.00%) Web Services
6 7 (50.00%) XML
6 7 (50.00%) XSD
6 7 (50.00%) XSLT
6 7 (50.00%) XHTML
7 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) TDD
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mart
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (50.00%) Ajax
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
4 7 (50.00%) SOAP
4 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) XHTML
4 7 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) XSD
4 7 (50.00%) XSLT
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft