The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 43 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 17 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.71% 1.65% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 1.73% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 1
Median daily rate £425 £495 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.14% -1.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -17.64%
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire 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
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
594 519 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 94.74% 95.05% 92.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 371 208
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 40 29
Median hourly rate £15.72 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.00 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -2 11 £438 -11.61% 6
Rotherham - 5 £375 -
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 13 (54.17%) Java
1 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
4 10 (41.67%) REST
5 9 (37.50%) BDD
5 9 (37.50%) Advertising
5 9 (37.50%) C#
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (33.33%) MCSE
6 8 (33.33%) MCSA
6 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (33.33%) ETL
6 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (33.33%) ETL Development
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
8 6 (25.00%) Scala
9 5 (20.83%) RESTful
9 5 (20.83%) Groovy
9 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Gradle
2 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) Mockito
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.33%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) EasyMock
4 1 (4.17%) JMeter
4 1 (4.17%) jMock
4 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Spock
4 1 (4.17%) Xdebug
General
1 9 (37.50%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) REST
2 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) RESTful
4 4 (16.67%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) Java EE
5 3 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
6 2 (8.33%) CSS
6 2 (8.33%) HTML
6 2 (8.33%) Laravel
6 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
6 2 (8.33%) Symfony
7 1 (4.17%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) Behat
7 1 (4.17%) Java SE
7 1 (4.17%) LAMP
7 1 (4.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) BDD
3 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) ETL
3 8 (33.33%) ETL Development
3 8 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Microservices
7 3 (12.50%) MVC
8 2 (8.33%) CRM
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) OOP
8 2 (8.33%) SOA
8 2 (8.33%) Web Development
9 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) OOD
9 1 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) Scala
4 5 (20.83%) Groovy
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.67%) Clojure
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
8 1 (4.17%) Jython
8 1 (4.17%) SOQL
8 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) MCSA
2 8 (33.33%) MCSE
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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