The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
Senior Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
310 285 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.51% 89.06% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 131 91
Average daily rate £375 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £170 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 15
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £162.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) iPad
2 4 (80.00%) Mustache
2 4 (80.00%) Sass
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Browserify
2 4 (80.00%) Grunt
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (60.00%) Node.js
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) D3.js
4 2 (40.00%) RefluxJS
4 2 (40.00%) Polymer
4 2 (40.00%) Marionette.js
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) Meteor
4 2 (40.00%) JSX

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Senior Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Grunt
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Browserify
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) Mustache
1 4 (80.00%) Sass
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (40.00%) D3.js
3 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Marionette.js
3 2 (40.00%) Meteor
3 2 (40.00%) Polymer
3 2 (40.00%) React
3 2 (40.00%) RefluxJS
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) ES6
2 2 (40.00%) JSX
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
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