The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 20 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.34% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.58% 0.45% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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 Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
197 224 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 95.63% 93.72% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 133 92
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +158.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.34 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 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 Liverpool region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) API Design
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Microservices
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Umbraco
5 3 (25.00%) EPiServer
6 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (8.33%) MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
7 1 (8.33%) MySQL
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) Spring
7 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (25.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) API Design
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Microservices
4 4 (33.33%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
6 1 (8.33%) High Availability
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) EPiServer
1 3 (25.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle