The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 71 76 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 44 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.16% 1.64% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.73% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 18 7
Average daily rate £450 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.87% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £315 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £37.50 £37.29
% change year-on-year
+17.33% +0.57%
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1931 1673 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 94.98% 94.73% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1296 1139 897
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 65 59
Average hourly rate £14.25 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £29.80 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +8 43 £450 +32.35% 17
Bradford - 1 - - 2
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 67 (64.42%) Java
2 49 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (43.27%) HTML
4 36 (34.62%) TDD
5 29 (27.88%) REST
6 28 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 27 (25.96%) C#
7 27 (25.96%) SQL
8 26 (25.00%) CSS
9 25 (24.04%) Spring
10 24 (23.08%) Linux
11 23 (22.12%) .NET
11 23 (22.12%) Python
12 20 (19.23%) Unix
12 20 (19.23%) Ruby
13 19 (18.27%) NoSQL
14 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (17.31%) Oracle
15 17 (16.35%) Mac OS X
16 16 (15.38%) PHP
17 15 (14.42%) XML
17 15 (14.42%) Hibernate
17 15 (14.42%) HTML5
18 13 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
18 13 (12.50%) MongoDB
18 13 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
18 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
18 13 (12.50%) C++
18 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
19 12 (11.54%) Web Design

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (6.73%) Node.js
2 3 (2.88%) JBoss
2 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.92%) SAS
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) Confluence
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.96%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.96%) InDesign
2 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.85%) GitHub
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) HTTP
2 8 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.27%) NoSQL
2 13 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 13 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 11 (10.58%) Relational Database
4 8 (7.69%) MySQL
5 7 (6.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (5.77%) Neo4j
7 5 (4.81%) Hazelcast
7 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.88%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.88%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.88%) Redis
9 3 (2.88%) Riak
10 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.96%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.62%) Mockito
3 9 (8.65%) Subversion
4 7 (6.73%) JUnit
4 7 (6.73%) Maven
4 7 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (6.73%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.81%) Hamcrest
6 4 (3.85%) JIRA
7 3 (2.88%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.88%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.92%) Bundler
8 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.92%) Firebug
8 2 (1.92%) Gemnasium
8 2 (1.92%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.92%) StyleCop
9 1 (0.96%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.96%) Xcode
General
1 11 (10.58%) Retail
2 4 (3.85%) Finance
3 3 (2.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Games
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (43.27%) HTML
2 29 (27.88%) REST
3 26 (25.00%) CSS
4 25 (24.04%) Spring
5 23 (22.12%) .NET
6 15 (14.42%) Hibernate
6 15 (14.42%) HTML5
6 15 (14.42%) XML
7 12 (11.54%) JSON
8 9 (8.65%) AngularJS
8 9 (8.65%) jQuery
8 9 (8.65%) WCF
8 9 (8.65%) Web Services
8 9 (8.65%) XHTML
9 8 (7.69%) Apache Camel
10 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
10 6 (5.77%) CSS3
10 6 (5.77%) J2EE
10 6 (5.77%) JPA
10 6 (5.77%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.88%) Blog
3 3 (2.88%) e-Learning
3 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.96%) EPoS
4 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.96%) Online Games
4 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.08%) Linux
2 20 (19.23%) Unix
3 17 (16.35%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.81%) Windows
5 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.96%) Android
6 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.62%) TDD
3 18 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (11.54%) Web Design
6 11 (10.58%) BDD
6 11 (10.58%) Open Source
7 10 (9.62%) Automated Testing
7 10 (9.62%) OO
8 8 (7.69%) SOA
8 8 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.73%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.73%) OOP
9 7 (6.73%) Scrum
10 5 (4.81%) MVC
10 5 (4.81%) SDLC
10 5 (4.81%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (3.85%) Software Delivery
11 4 (3.85%) Web Development
12 3 (2.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 67 (64.42%) Java
2 28 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 27 (25.96%) C#
3 27 (25.96%) SQL
4 23 (22.12%) Python
5 20 (19.23%) Ruby
6 16 (15.38%) PHP
7 13 (12.50%) C++
8 7 (6.73%) PL/SQL
8 7 (6.73%) Scala
9 6 (5.77%) Perl
9 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.85%) Groovy
10 4 (3.85%) VB
10 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.92%) C
11 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.92%) VBA
12 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.73%) Degree
3 6 (5.77%) BC Cleared
3 6 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.88%) QA
3 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (17.31%) Oracle
2 6 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.85%) Zend
4 3 (2.88%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.92%) Adobe
5 2 (1.92%) Capita
5 2 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.92%) Sonatype
6 1 (0.96%) Google
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