The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 78 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 19 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.31% 1.39% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.50% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 14
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£450 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £305 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £432 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.02 £31.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+15.26% -19.35%
Senior Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1334 1198 1178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.19% 92.22% 92.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 719 690
Average daily rate £400 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 54 61
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead -21 3 £450 -
Guildford - 2 - - 3
Staines -3 1 - - 1
Egham -10 1 - -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title.

1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) Java
3 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 16 (55.17%) Eclipse
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (48.28%) Web Services
5 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) Linux
6 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
6 12 (41.38%) Python
6 12 (41.38%) JMS
6 12 (41.38%) Maven
7 11 (37.93%) HTML
8 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
9 9 (31.03%) PL/SQL
10 8 (27.59%) CSS
10 8 (27.59%) JUnit
10 8 (27.59%) SOA
10 8 (27.59%) TIBCO
10 8 (27.59%) BusinessWorks
10 8 (27.59%) Code Coverage
10 8 (27.59%) MVC
10 8 (27.59%) Spring
10 8 (27.59%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (27.59%) Information Security
10 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
10 8 (27.59%) BPMN
10 8 (27.59%) Drools
10 8 (27.59%) RESTful

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited Senior 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (13.79%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) DTS
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.45%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Eclipse
2 12 (41.38%) Maven
3 8 (27.59%) ANTLR
3 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
3 8 (27.59%) VisualVM
3 8 (27.59%) YourKit
3 8 (27.59%) JUnit
4 5 (17.24%) Subversion
5 4 (13.79%) Ant
5 4 (13.79%) Toad
6 2 (6.90%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.45%) Log4j
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) Web Services
2 12 (41.38%) JMS
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) Spring
4 8 (27.59%) Drools
4 8 (27.59%) RESTful
4 8 (27.59%) XACML
4 8 (27.59%) REST
4 8 (27.59%) MyBatis
4 8 (27.59%) Apache Thrift
5 7 (24.14%) Java EE
6 6 (20.69%) XML
6 6 (20.69%) .NET
7 4 (13.79%) SOAP
7 4 (13.79%) JSF
7 4 (13.79%) EJB
7 4 (13.79%) JRules
7 4 (13.79%) JPA
7 4 (13.79%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) MVC
2 8 (27.59%) SOA
2 8 (27.59%) Code Coverage
2 8 (27.59%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (27.59%) Multithreading
2 8 (27.59%) BPMN
2 8 (27.59%) Low Latency
2 8 (27.59%) Information Security
3 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) UML
5 4 (13.79%) Process Management
6 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) Use Case
6 2 (6.90%) Time Management
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) Java
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 12 (41.38%) Python
4 9 (31.03%) PL/SQL
5 6 (20.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (13.79%) Jython
6 4 (13.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 4 (13.79%) C#
6 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.90%) VBScript
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.90%) Ruby
8 1 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) TIBCO
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Zend