The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire 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 90 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 32 47 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.61% 2.08% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 2.17% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 15
Median daily rate £475 £353 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.75% -17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £285 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £512 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £413 £384
% change year-on-year
+7.57% +7.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £37.04 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £36.02 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.15% +80.10%
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
1923 2164 1613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.83% 95.58% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1491 992
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £493 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 85 71
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% -5.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £30.00
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 Yorkshire

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

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 27 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds -9 29 £500 +21.21% 31
Halifax - 1 £450 - 2
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

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

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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 96 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (67.50%) TDD
3 80 (66.67%) Java
4 61 (50.83%) Spring
5 56 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 43 (35.83%) HTML
7 42 (35.00%) Git (software)
8 40 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (30.00%) Scrum
10 33 (27.50%) CSS
10 33 (27.50%) Open Source
11 32 (26.67%) RESTful
11 32 (26.67%) Hibernate
12 29 (24.17%) Microservices
13 28 (23.33%) SOA
13 28 (23.33%) OO
14 26 (21.67%) HTML5
15 25 (20.83%) Pair Programming
16 23 (19.17%) CSS3
17 22 (18.33%) REST
17 22 (18.33%) BDD
17 22 (18.33%) Scala
17 22 (18.33%) Software Delivery
17 22 (18.33%) GitHub
17 22 (18.33%) Virtual Machines
18 21 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
18 21 (17.50%) Groovy
18 21 (17.50%) Retail
18 21 (17.50%) OOP
19 20 (16.67%) Mercurial

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 7 (5.83%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.17%) Jetty
3 2 (1.67%) Confluence
3 2 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (0.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.83%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (0.83%) nginx
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.33%) GitHub
2 7 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.50%) IaaS
4 3 (2.50%) PaaS
4 3 (2.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) FTP
2 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.83%) MongoDB
1 13 (10.83%) NoSQL
2 8 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.17%) MySQL
5 4 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.33%) Hazelcast
5 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.50%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.67%) Power BI
7 2 (1.67%) PowerPivot
7 2 (1.67%) Redis
7 2 (1.67%) Riak
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.67%) SSDT
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 42 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 15 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 14 (11.67%) Maven
5 11 (9.17%) JIRA
5 11 (9.17%) JUnit
5 11 (9.17%) Mockito
6 5 (4.17%) Subversion
6 5 (4.17%) Travis CI
7 4 (3.33%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.33%) Hamcrest
8 3 (2.50%) Gradle
9 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.67%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.67%) Xcode
10 1 (0.83%) Ant
10 1 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.83%) jMock
10 1 (0.83%) NetBeans
General
1 21 (17.50%) Retail
2 3 (2.50%) Finance
2 3 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (0.83%) Advertising
3 1 (0.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.83%) Billing
3 1 (0.83%) Interactive Media
3 1 (0.83%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (50.83%) Spring
2 43 (35.83%) HTML
3 33 (27.50%) CSS
4 32 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 32 (26.67%) RESTful
5 26 (21.67%) HTML5
6 23 (19.17%) CSS3
7 22 (18.33%) REST
8 16 (13.33%) Node.js
9 14 (11.67%) AngularJS
10 13 (10.83%) React
10 13 (10.83%) Spring Boot
11 6 (5.00%) Dropwizard
11 6 (5.00%) jQuery
11 6 (5.00%) XML
12 5 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (3.33%) .NET
13 4 (3.33%) JAX-RS
13 4 (3.33%) JPA
14 3 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.33%) User Experience
3 3 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.67%) Blog
4 2 (1.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.83%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.83%) iPad
5 1 (0.83%) iSeries
5 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) Physics
5 1 (0.83%) Tandem
5 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.00%) Linux
2 7 (5.83%) Unix
2 7 (5.83%) Windows
3 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.50%) Android
4 3 (2.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.83%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (67.50%) TDD
3 40 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (30.00%) Scrum
5 33 (27.50%) Open Source
6 29 (24.17%) Microservices
7 28 (23.33%) OO
7 28 (23.33%) SOA
8 25 (20.83%) Pair Programming
9 22 (18.33%) BDD
9 22 (18.33%) Software Delivery
10 21 (17.50%) OOP
11 10 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
12 8 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 7 (5.83%) Web Development
14 6 (5.00%) Data Management
14 6 (5.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
15 5 (4.17%) iOS Development
15 5 (4.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 80 (66.67%) Java
2 56 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 22 (18.33%) Scala
4 21 (17.50%) Groovy
5 20 (16.67%) Clojure
6 10 (8.33%) Ruby
7 6 (5.00%) SQL
8 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.17%) Python
9 4 (3.33%) C++
9 4 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.50%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.50%) C#
10 3 (2.50%) PHP
11 2 (1.67%) ABAP
11 2 (1.67%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.83%) C
12 1 (0.83%) JCL
12 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.67%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (18.33%) Virtual Machines
2 10 (8.33%) Docker
3 6 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.83%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 18 (15.00%) Puppet
2 10 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (11.67%) Oracle
2 6 (5.00%) VMware
3 5 (4.17%) Cisco
3 5 (4.17%) EMC
3 5 (4.17%) F5
3 5 (4.17%) NetApp
4 3 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.50%) SAP
5 2 (1.67%) IBM
5 2 (1.67%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.83%) HP
6 1 (0.83%) Zend
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