The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Development Engineer
Rank 440 423 431
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Development Engineer 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.004% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.004% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £438 £525 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +17.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £525 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £525 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 -
Senior Development Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21829 22482 22758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 94.76% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15488 15779 15445
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 270 332 431
Median hourly rate £17.95 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Senior Development Engineer in the job title.

Senior Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Development Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Development Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Development Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Development Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
City of London +24 1 £425 -19.04%
Senior Development Engineer
England

Senior Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Senior Development Engineer 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 London region featuring Senior Development Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
2 7 (63.64%) Mobile Application Development
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) Android
2 7 (63.64%) Exploratory Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
4 5 (45.45%) User Experience
4 5 (45.45%) Black-Box Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Scala
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (18.18%) Redis
6 2 (18.18%) Akka
6 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
6 2 (18.18%) etcd
6 2 (18.18%) Consul
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Affiliate Network
7 1 (9.09%) Rancher
7 1 (9.09%) Terraform
7 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus

Senior Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) AdWords
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (9.09%) OpenVPN
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (18.18%) Redis
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Akka
2 1 (9.09%) Pandas
2 1 (9.09%) scikit-learn
2 1 (9.09%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Mobile App
2 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) User Experience
4 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Android
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Exploratory Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (54.55%) Defect Tracking
3 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Black-Box Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Security Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Functional Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Affiliate Network
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
6 1 (9.09%) Search Engine Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Scala
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) R
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) etcd
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Consul
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) logstash
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Rancher
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
2 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle