The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stockport region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 2.25% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Software Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
83 32 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 93.26% 96.97% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 18 15
Median daily rate £425 £310 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £195 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £358 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% +130.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, Senior Software 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 Stockport region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SCADA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) GWT
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SonarQube

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SonarQube
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java