The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank - 21 28
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 1.48% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.59% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +10.29%
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
141 126 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 94.63% 93.33% 88.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 43 60
Average daily rate £450 £373 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% -17.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £220 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.75 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

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