The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 44 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.70% 0.99% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 1.03% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 8
Average daily rate £355 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.75 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+32.66% +10.29%
Senior Developer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
668 775 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.89% 96.27% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 401 359
Average daily rate £360 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 42
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 24 (61.54%) HTML
3 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (51.28%) Java
5 18 (46.15%) CSS
6 17 (43.59%) OO
7 15 (38.46%) Open Source
8 14 (35.90%) JSP
8 14 (35.90%) .NET
9 13 (33.33%) C#
9 13 (33.33%) XML
9 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 13 (33.33%) Spring
10 12 (30.77%) TDD
10 12 (30.77%) Use Case
10 12 (30.77%) Software Architecture
10 12 (30.77%) JMS
10 12 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
10 12 (30.77%) HTTP
10 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
10 12 (30.77%) DHTML
10 12 (30.77%) J2EE
10 12 (30.77%) Servlets
10 12 (30.77%) Struts
10 12 (30.77%) JDBC
11 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 9 (23.08%) Scrum
12 8 (20.51%) SQL
13 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
13 7 (17.95%) Finance

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (5.13%) JBoss
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) HTTP
1 12 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Power BI
4 1 (2.56%) QlikView
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.82%) Grunt
1 5 (12.82%) gulp
1 5 (12.82%) webpack
2 2 (5.13%) NMock
2 2 (5.13%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Publishing
3 2 (5.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (61.54%) HTML
2 18 (46.15%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) .NET
3 14 (35.90%) JSP
4 13 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 13 (33.33%) Spring
4 13 (33.33%) XML
5 12 (30.77%) DHTML
5 12 (30.77%) J2EE
5 12 (30.77%) JDBC
5 12 (30.77%) JMS
5 12 (30.77%) Servlets
5 12 (30.77%) Struts
6 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
7 5 (12.82%) Backbone.js
7 5 (12.82%) D3.js
7 5 (12.82%) Sass
7 5 (12.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) BYOD
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Android
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.69%) BlackBerry OS
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Phone
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) OO
3 15 (38.46%) Open Source
4 12 (30.77%) OOA/OOD
4 12 (30.77%) Software Architecture
4 12 (30.77%) TDD
4 12 (30.77%) Use Case
5 9 (23.08%) Scrum
6 7 (17.95%) Front End Development
7 5 (12.82%) Functional Programming
7 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.26%) CRM
8 4 (10.26%) MVC
8 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.69%) MVVM
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
10 2 (5.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 20 (51.28%) Java
3 13 (33.33%) C#
4 8 (20.51%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) CoffeeScript
5 5 (12.82%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) MCSE
1 1 (2.56%) MCT
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) MobileIron
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau
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