The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 106 56 90
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 24 95 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 3.12% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 3.31% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 56 17
Median daily rate £450 £463 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +40.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £312 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £544 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +20.00%
Senior Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2348 2869 2471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.45% 94.25% 93.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1508 1876 1529
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 158 146
Median hourly rate £14.81 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
West Yorkshire -31 14 £450 -2.70% 36
South Yorkshire -17 9 £448 -9.13% 3
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.43%) Java
3 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 28 (33.33%) TDD
4 28 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 25 (29.76%) Scrum
6 23 (27.38%) Spring
6 23 (27.38%) HTML
7 22 (26.19%) SQL Server
8 21 (25.00%) CSS
9 19 (22.62%) Pair Programming
9 19 (22.62%) Groovy
9 19 (22.62%) Scala
9 19 (22.62%) Microservices
10 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (21.43%) OO
11 17 (20.24%) OOP
11 17 (20.24%) GitHub
12 16 (19.05%) REST
12 16 (19.05%) RESTful
12 16 (19.05%) Mercurial
12 16 (19.05%) HTML5
12 16 (19.05%) Clojure
12 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
12 16 (19.05%) ETL
12 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (17.86%) Hibernate
13 15 (17.86%) Open Source
13 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) Drupal
2 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) CMS
3 2 (2.38%) JBoss
3 2 (2.38%) Jetty
4 1 (1.19%) concrete5
4 1 (1.19%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) nginx
4 1 (1.19%) SAS
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.38%) Magento
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.24%) GitHub
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) LDAP
1 1 (1.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (15.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.76%) MySQL
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (4.76%) Power BI
6 4 (4.76%) Star Schema
7 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.38%) PowerPivot
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.38%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 28 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.05%) Mercurial
3 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
4 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (5.95%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (3.57%) Bitbucket
7 3 (3.57%) Maven
8 2 (2.38%) JIRA
8 2 (2.38%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.19%) Geb
9 1 (1.19%) Gradle
9 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.19%) JUnit
9 1 (1.19%) NetBeans
9 1 (1.19%) Spock
9 1 (1.19%) Subversion
9 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (13.10%) Advertising
2 7 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.38%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Marketing
4 1 (1.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) HTML
1 23 (27.38%) Spring
2 21 (25.00%) CSS
3 16 (19.05%) HTML5
3 16 (19.05%) REST
3 16 (19.05%) RESTful
4 15 (17.86%) Hibernate
5 14 (16.67%) CSS3
6 7 (8.33%) .NET
6 7 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.14%) Web Services
8 5 (5.95%) Backbone.js
8 5 (5.95%) Laravel
8 5 (5.95%) Node.js
9 4 (4.76%) Spring Boot
10 3 (3.57%) React
11 2 (2.38%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.38%) jQuery
11 2 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (9.52%) Social Network
3 6 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
2 3 (3.57%) Android
2 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (1.19%) Unix
4 1 (1.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (33.33%) TDD
3 25 (29.76%) Scrum
4 19 (22.62%) Microservices
4 19 (22.62%) Pair Programming
5 18 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (21.43%) OO
6 17 (20.24%) OOP
7 16 (19.05%) ETL
8 15 (17.86%) Open Source
9 14 (16.67%) SOA
9 14 (16.67%) Software Delivery
10 13 (15.48%) BDD
11 12 (14.29%) ETL Development
11 12 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
12 11 (13.10%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
14 8 (9.52%) Project Management
14 8 (9.52%) SFIA
14 8 (9.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.43%) Java
2 32 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 19 (22.62%) Groovy
3 19 (22.62%) Scala
4 16 (19.05%) Clojure
5 13 (15.48%) C#
5 13 (15.48%) SQL
6 6 (7.14%) PHP
7 5 (5.95%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.76%) C
9 3 (3.57%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.57%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.57%) Ruby
10 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.19%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.19%) F#
11 1 (1.19%) Python
11 1 (1.19%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.52%) MCSA
3 8 (9.52%) MCSE
3 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.48%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (5.95%) Docker
3 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.71%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) Informatica
4 2 (2.38%) Cisco
4 2 (2.38%) EMC
4 2 (2.38%) F5
4 2 (2.38%) NetApp
4 2 (2.38%) Sage
4 2 (2.38%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) Zend
5 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
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