The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Middlesex region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 24 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.62% 0.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £381 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -11.76%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
205 206 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 89.52% 86.19% 88.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 118 102
Average daily rate £375 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
Average hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £31.00 £16.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.95 £37.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Developer
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Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) LAMP
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) Symfony
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Automake
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Intel
2 1 (14.29%) Linux

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Automake
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) LAMP
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) XML
1 5 (71.43%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
1 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Intel