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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 91 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 25 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.21% 1.40% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.50% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 2
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£400 £338 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £316 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.50%
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
1826 1662 1218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.94% 92.85% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1210 1101 621
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 64
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £10.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Leeds -15 22 £413 +13.79% 15
Halifax - 1 - - 3
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) Java
3 15 (29.41%) .NET
3 15 (29.41%) TDD
4 13 (25.49%) MVC
4 13 (25.49%) C#
4 13 (25.49%) SQL
5 12 (23.53%) MongoDB
6 11 (21.57%) PHP
7 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
8 9 (17.65%) HTML
8 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
9 8 (15.69%) Scrum
10 7 (13.73%) Finance
10 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
10 7 (13.73%) Python
10 7 (13.73%) jQuery
10 7 (13.73%) Neo4j
11 6 (11.76%) REST
11 6 (11.76%) Big Data
11 6 (11.76%) Symfony
11 6 (11.76%) Zend
11 6 (11.76%) Kanban
11 6 (11.76%) CSS
11 6 (11.76%) Web Services
12 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
12 5 (9.80%) J2EE
12 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (7.84%) Apache
2 2 (3.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.92%) Apache ServiceMix
2 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 7 (13.73%) Neo4j
5 6 (11.76%) Big Data
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
7 3 (5.88%) MySQL
8 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.92%) Pentaho
8 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.84%) Subversion
2 4 (7.84%) JUnit
3 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.88%) Maven
4 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) QUnit
4 2 (3.92%) JMeter
5 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.96%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.96%) Capybara
5 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) HTML
3 8 (15.69%) Hibernate
4 7 (13.73%) jQuery
5 6 (11.76%) REST
5 6 (11.76%) Symfony
5 6 (11.76%) CSS
5 6 (11.76%) Web Services
6 5 (9.80%) J2EE
6 5 (9.80%) Spring
6 5 (9.80%) Mustache
6 5 (9.80%) Doctrine
7 4 (7.84%) JAX-RS
7 4 (7.84%) WCF
7 4 (7.84%) WPF
7 4 (7.84%) JPA
7 4 (7.84%) XML
8 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.88%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) NHS
1 3 (5.88%) Open Source
2 2 (3.92%) PKI
2 2 (3.92%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.96%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
3 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
2 3 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (3.92%) CentOS
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) TDD
3 13 (25.49%) MVC
4 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.69%) Scrum
6 6 (11.76%) Kanban
7 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.84%) User Stories
8 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (7.84%) Web Design
8 4 (7.84%) CRM
9 3 (5.88%) BDD
9 3 (5.88%) Software Delivery
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (3.92%) DevOps
10 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.92%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.92%) OO
10 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 13 (25.49%) C#
2 13 (25.49%) SQL
3 11 (21.57%) PHP
4 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.73%) Python
5 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.80%) PHP5
6 4 (7.84%) VB6
6 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.84%) VB
7 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.88%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.96%) XAML
8 1 (1.96%) Groovy
8 1 (1.96%) Scala
8 1 (1.96%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) OpenIDM
2 1 (1.96%) Salt
2 1 (1.96%) Graylog
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Zend
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Splunk
4 2 (3.92%) Adobe
4 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco
4 2 (3.92%) VMware
5 1 (1.96%) OpenText
5 1 (1.96%) Vignette
5 1 (1.96%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.96%) New Relic
5 1 (1.96%) Akamai
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