The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Developer
Rank 68 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.12% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£398 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.88 -
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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
750 695 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.25% 93.41% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 331 314
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 64 59
Average hourly rate £12.25 £13.27 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.68% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £23.25 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Software 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 Software Developer across the Milton Keynes region.

Senior Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ETL

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Senior Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle