The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Senior Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 59 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 5 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.71% 3.54% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 3.72% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 0
Median daily rate £378 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £413 £384
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +7.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.02 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.15% +80.10%
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
681 511 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.32% 95.34% 96.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 343 222
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 40
Median hourly rate £43.00 £13.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+225.14% -11.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £21.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Crawley +5 1 £390 - 2
Horsham -2 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £365 -
Senior Developer
South East

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West Sussex region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) Scala
3 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 8 (34.78%) Web Development
4 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) User Experience
6 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) Subversion
6 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
7 5 (21.74%) Spring
7 5 (21.74%) TDD
7 5 (21.74%) C#
7 5 (21.74%) JUnit
7 5 (21.74%) REST
7 5 (21.74%) Open Source
8 4 (17.39%) Web Design
8 4 (17.39%) RESTful
8 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
8 4 (17.39%) HTTP
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (13.04%) Guice
9 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Django
9 3 (13.04%) Kanban
9 3 (13.04%) Pair Programming
9 3 (13.04%) JSON

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (8.70%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 5 (21.74%) JUnit
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.70%) Hamcrest
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 2 (8.70%) Mockito
5 1 (4.35%) Gradle
5 1 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Law
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
4 5 (21.74%) REST
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
5 4 (17.39%) RESTful
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) CSS3
6 3 (13.04%) Django
6 3 (13.04%) Guice
6 3 (13.04%) HTML5
6 3 (13.04%) JSON
6 3 (13.04%) Play Framework
6 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (13.04%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) JAX-RS
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) JSP
7 2 (8.70%) MyBatis
7 2 (8.70%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Web Development
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Open Source
5 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (17.39%) Web Design
7 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (13.04%) DevOps
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
7 3 (13.04%) Kanban
7 3 (13.04%) Pair Programming
8 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
8 2 (8.70%) MVC
8 2 (8.70%) OWASP
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) Java
1 11 (47.83%) Scala
2 5 (21.74%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) Groovy
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.35%) Talend