The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 36 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 22 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.49% 0.27% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.75% 0.29% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 4
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£400 - £365
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 - £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 - £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +5.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.52 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+92.60% -46.66%
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 West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
463 344 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.49% 92.72% 96.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 216 260
Average daily rate £368 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 37
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £26.98 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Gatwick - 6 £369 -
Worthing - 6 £538 -
Horsham - 5 £375 -
Crawley -3 2 - - 4
East Grinstead - 1 £323 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) CSS
3 9 (31.03%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) Web Development
4 8 (27.59%) .NET
4 8 (27.59%) Oracle
4 8 (27.59%) UML
4 8 (27.59%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) J2EE
5 6 (20.69%) C#
5 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
6 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.24%) Linux
6 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
6 5 (17.24%) Web Services
6 5 (17.24%) GIS
6 5 (17.24%) Web Design
6 5 (17.24%) HTTP
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
6 5 (17.24%) Degree
6 5 (17.24%) Ajax
6 5 (17.24%) Dojo
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
6 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
7 4 (13.79%) Multithreading

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.90%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) Fireworks
2 2 (6.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.34%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.45%) CA Gen
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) HTML
1 10 (34.48%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) .NET
3 6 (20.69%) J2EE
4 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.24%) Web Services
4 5 (17.24%) Ajax
4 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.24%) Dojo
4 5 (17.24%) jQuery
4 5 (17.24%) Entity Framework
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (10.34%) Middleware
5 3 (10.34%) WCF
6 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) GIS
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
3 3 (10.34%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Web Development
3 8 (27.59%) Scrum
3 8 (27.59%) UML
4 5 (17.24%) Web Design
4 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) OOP
6 3 (10.34%) OO
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) MVC
6 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) UX Design
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
7 2 (6.90%) RUP
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (31.03%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.79%) Scala
6 3 (10.34%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) VB
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.90%) Python
7 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.90%) VB6
8 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) OCPJWCD
2 4 (13.79%) OCPJP
2 4 (13.79%) OCMJD
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Sun
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) BEA
4 1 (3.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.45%) webMethods
4 1 (3.45%) ATG
4 1 (3.45%) Pega
4 1 (3.45%) hybris