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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 44 100 83
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 88 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.33% 1.19% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 1.26% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 13 17
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £303 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.69%
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
1955 1912 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.16% 94.89% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1355 1271 1135
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 60 64
Median hourly rate £11.75 £14.00 £14.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -1.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £9.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +48 80 £450 +9.09% 18
Bradford - 4 £388 - 1
Halifax +4 1 £435 - 2
Bingley - 1 £325 -
Senior Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 94 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (72.66%) Java
3 91 (71.09%) TDD
4 69 (53.91%) Spring
5 40 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 38 (29.69%) HTML
7 36 (28.13%) REST
8 31 (24.22%) Git (software)
9 29 (22.66%) Retail
10 27 (21.09%) Hibernate
11 26 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (20.31%) BDD
12 25 (19.53%) Scrum
13 23 (17.97%) Oracle
14 22 (17.19%) CSS
14 22 (17.19%) RESTful
15 20 (15.63%) SOA
16 19 (14.84%) Linux
16 19 (14.84%) Microservices
17 18 (14.06%) Spring Boot
17 18 (14.06%) Open Source
18 17 (13.28%) Mockito
18 17 (13.28%) NoSQL
18 17 (13.28%) OO
19 16 (12.50%) JUnit
19 16 (12.50%) Pair Programming
19 16 (12.50%) Maven
20 15 (11.72%) HTML5
21 13 (10.16%) Scala
21 13 (10.16%) MongoDB

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 12 (9.38%) Node.js
2 4 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.34%) Jetty
4 2 (1.56%) SAS
4 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.78%) Confluence
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.38%) GitHub
2 4 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) FTP
2 1 (0.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.28%) NoSQL
2 13 (10.16%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.59%) Relational Database
4 9 (7.03%) Hazelcast
5 7 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.69%) MySQL
7 5 (3.91%) SQL Server
8 4 (3.13%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.34%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.56%) Redis
10 2 (1.56%) Riak
11 1 (0.78%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (24.22%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.28%) Mockito
3 16 (12.50%) JUnit
3 16 (12.50%) Maven
4 12 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.38%) JIRA
5 10 (7.81%) Mercurial
6 9 (7.03%) Hamcrest
7 8 (6.25%) Subversion
8 5 (3.91%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.34%) Gradle
10 2 (1.56%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.56%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.56%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.56%) StyleCop
10 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.56%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.56%) Xcode
11 1 (0.78%) NUnit
General
1 29 (22.66%) Retail
2 5 (3.91%) Finance
3 3 (2.34%) Back Office
4 2 (1.56%) Games
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.78%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (53.91%) Spring
2 38 (29.69%) HTML
3 36 (28.13%) REST
4 27 (21.09%) Hibernate
5 22 (17.19%) CSS
5 22 (17.19%) RESTful
6 18 (14.06%) Spring Boot
7 15 (11.72%) HTML5
8 13 (10.16%) CSS3
8 13 (10.16%) XML
9 10 (7.81%) AngularJS
10 9 (7.03%) JPA
10 9 (7.03%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (5.47%) Dropwizard
11 7 (5.47%) React
12 6 (4.69%) .NET
12 6 (4.69%) Apache Camel
13 5 (3.91%) JAX-RS
13 5 (3.91%) jQuery
13 5 (3.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.13%) User Experience
3 2 (1.56%) Blog
3 2 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.78%) iPad
4 1 (0.78%) iSeries
4 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.78%) Physics
4 1 (0.78%) Tandem
4 1 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.84%) Linux
2 12 (9.38%) Unix
3 6 (4.69%) Mac OS X
3 6 (4.69%) Windows
4 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) Android
5 1 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (71.09%) TDD
3 26 (20.31%) BDD
3 26 (20.31%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (19.53%) Scrum
5 20 (15.63%) SOA
6 19 (14.84%) Microservices
7 18 (14.06%) Open Source
8 17 (13.28%) OO
9 16 (12.50%) Pair Programming
10 12 (9.38%) OOP
11 11 (8.59%) Software Delivery
11 11 (8.59%) Unit Testing
12 9 (7.03%) Web Development
13 7 (5.47%) MVC
13 7 (5.47%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (5.47%) Web Design
14 6 (4.69%) Mentoring
15 5 (3.91%) Kanban
15 5 (3.91%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 93 (72.66%) Java
2 40 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 13 (10.16%) Scala
4 10 (7.81%) Clojure
4 10 (7.81%) Groovy
5 7 (5.47%) Ruby
6 6 (4.69%) PHP
6 6 (4.69%) SQL
7 5 (3.91%) C#
8 4 (3.13%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.34%) Python
9 3 (2.34%) VBA
10 2 (1.56%) ABAP
10 2 (1.56%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.56%) VB
11 1 (0.78%) JCL
11 1 (0.78%) Perl
11 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.13%) BC Cleared
2 4 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.81%) Docker
2 3 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) Puppet
2 4 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (17.97%) Oracle
2 3 (2.34%) SAP
2 3 (2.34%) VMware
2 3 (2.34%) Zend
3 2 (1.56%) Capita
3 2 (1.56%) Cisco
3 2 (1.56%) EMC
3 2 (1.56%) F5
3 2 (1.56%) IBM
3 2 (1.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.56%) NetApp
3 2 (1.56%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.78%) HP
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