The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 23 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.98% 2.74% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 3.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £600 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £40.29
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -0.70%
Senior Developer
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 Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
187 133 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.22% 91.10% 92.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 49 55
Median daily rate £500 £466 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% +16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Midlands region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Event Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Event Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) IBM