The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 32 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.42% 0.68% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.70% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £410 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +19.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.80% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.02 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.15% +80.10%
Senior Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
223 285 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 94.09% 97.60% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 142 240
Median daily rate £353 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 43 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.00% +21.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Somerset region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Revit
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) HBase
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Oozie
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) C#

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Autodesk
1 1 (33.33%) SAP