The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Warrington region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 26 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.50% 1.10% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 1.18% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£518 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.23% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-46.66% -11.76%
Job Titles Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
181 85 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 90.50% 93.41% 90.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 32 52
Average daily rate £375 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £238 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
1 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) RESTful
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Scala
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) XHTML
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) EPoS
6 1 (12.50%) Mercator
6 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (12.50%) SEO
6 1 (12.50%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) JSON
1 5 (62.50%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) XHTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) Scala
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Mercator