The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 59 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 8 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.10% 1.16% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.21% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Median daily rate £419 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £410 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £483 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
Senior Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
659 907 870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.52% 95.27% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 514 523
Median daily rate £389 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 80 32
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £55.55 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Reading region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Python
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) Java EE
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) JPA
5 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (23.08%) GIS
5 3 (23.08%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) EJB
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) OpenLayers
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Spatial
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Mule
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP hybris
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) AMQP
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) GIS
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) TeamCity
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (7.69%) GoCD
4 1 (7.69%) Grunt
4 1 (7.69%) gulp
4 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (7.69%) JBehave
4 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) Maven
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
1 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
4 3 (23.08%) EJB
4 3 (23.08%) Java EE
4 3 (23.08%) JPA
4 3 (23.08%) OpenLayers
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) REST
6 1 (7.69%) Java SE
6 1 (7.69%) JSF
6 1 (7.69%) JSP
6 1 (7.69%) Symfony
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) Online Games
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices
6 1 (7.69%) MVVM
6 1 (7.69%) OOD
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (7.69%) F#
5 1 (7.69%) Go
5 1 (7.69%) Haskell
5 1 (7.69%) OCaml
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Rust
5 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) hybris
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP