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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 56 112 99
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 96 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.39% 1.13% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 1.19% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 20 21
Median daily rate £450 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £335 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
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
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
2714 2681 2405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.80% 95.04% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1877 1763 1542
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 109 127
Median hourly rate £15.32 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.41 £9.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £31.90
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 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 25 May 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 25 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
West Yorkshire +51 86 £450 +12.50% 32
South Yorkshire -1 9 £405 -4.70% 4
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 106 (68.83%) Agile Software Development
1 106 (68.83%) Java
2 96 (62.34%) TDD
3 72 (46.75%) Spring
4 54 (35.06%) JavaScript
5 43 (27.92%) HTML
6 39 (25.32%) REST
7 35 (22.73%) Git (software)
8 30 (19.48%) BDD
8 30 (19.48%) Retail
9 28 (18.18%) RESTful
9 28 (18.18%) Hibernate
9 28 (18.18%) Scrum
10 27 (17.53%) CSS
11 26 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (16.23%) Oracle
12 25 (16.23%) Linux
13 22 (14.29%) SOA
13 22 (14.29%) NoSQL
14 21 (13.64%) Mockito
15 20 (12.99%) Maven
15 20 (12.99%) Microservices
16 19 (12.34%) SQL
16 19 (12.34%) Open Source
17 18 (11.69%) MongoDB
17 18 (11.69%) JUnit
17 18 (11.69%) Spring Boot
18 17 (11.04%) AngularJS
18 17 (11.04%) OO
18 17 (11.04%) XML

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 14 (9.09%) Node.js
2 7 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.95%) Jetty
4 2 (1.30%) SAS
4 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.65%) nginx
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.79%) GitHub
2 4 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) FTP
2 1 (0.65%) Network Security
2 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 18 (11.69%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.84%) Hazelcast
5 7 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (4.55%) MySQL
5 7 (4.55%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.60%) Neo4j
6 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.95%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.30%) Redis
8 2 (1.30%) Riak
9 1 (0.65%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 35 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.64%) Mockito
3 20 (12.99%) Maven
4 18 (11.69%) JUnit
5 13 (8.44%) Jenkins
6 11 (7.14%) JIRA
7 10 (6.49%) Mercurial
7 10 (6.49%) Subversion
8 9 (5.84%) Hamcrest
9 6 (3.90%) Gradle
10 5 (3.25%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.30%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.30%) jMock
11 2 (1.30%) ReSharper
11 2 (1.30%) StyleCop
11 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.30%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.30%) Xcode
General
1 30 (19.48%) Retail
2 7 (4.55%) Finance
3 5 (3.25%) Advertising
4 3 (1.95%) Back Office
4 3 (1.95%) Billing
5 2 (1.30%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Interactive Media
6 1 (0.65%) Local Government
6 1 (0.65%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (46.75%) Spring
2 43 (27.92%) HTML
3 39 (25.32%) REST
4 28 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 28 (18.18%) RESTful
5 27 (17.53%) CSS
6 18 (11.69%) Spring Boot
7 17 (11.04%) AngularJS
7 17 (11.04%) HTML5
7 17 (11.04%) XML
8 13 (8.44%) CSS3
9 10 (6.49%) JSON
9 10 (6.49%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (5.84%) JPA
10 9 (5.84%) React
11 8 (5.19%) .NET
11 8 (5.19%) Apache Camel
12 7 (4.55%) Dropwizard
12 7 (4.55%) Web Services
13 6 (3.90%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.25%) User Experience
4 2 (1.30%) Blog
4 2 (1.30%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.65%) Fintech
5 1 (0.65%) iPad
5 1 (0.65%) iSeries
5 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.65%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.65%) Physics
5 1 (0.65%) Tandem
5 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.23%) Linux
2 13 (8.44%) Unix
3 6 (3.90%) Mac OS X
3 6 (3.90%) Windows
4 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) CentOS
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (68.83%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (62.34%) TDD
3 30 (19.48%) BDD
4 28 (18.18%) Scrum
5 26 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (14.29%) SOA
7 20 (12.99%) Microservices
8 19 (12.34%) Open Source
9 17 (11.04%) OO
10 16 (10.39%) Pair Programming
11 13 (8.44%) OOP
12 12 (7.79%) MVC
12 12 (7.79%) Unit Testing
12 12 (7.79%) Web Development
13 10 (6.49%) Software Delivery
14 9 (5.84%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (4.55%) Web Design
16 6 (3.90%) Mentoring
16 6 (3.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 106 (68.83%) Java
2 54 (35.06%) JavaScript
3 19 (12.34%) SQL
4 15 (9.74%) Scala
5 11 (7.14%) C#
5 11 (7.14%) Clojure
5 11 (7.14%) Groovy
6 9 (5.84%) PHP
6 9 (5.84%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.19%) Python
7 8 (5.19%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.55%) Ruby
9 3 (1.95%) VBA
10 2 (1.30%) ABAP
10 2 (1.30%) C
10 2 (1.30%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.30%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (8.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.25%) Degree
2 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.60%) BC Cleared
3 4 (2.60%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.30%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.44%) Docker
2 3 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 13 (8.44%) Puppet
2 4 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) Nagios
3 1 (0.65%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (16.23%) Oracle
2 9 (5.84%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.25%) Zend
4 4 (2.60%) SAP
5 3 (1.95%) VMware
6 2 (1.30%) Capita
6 2 (1.30%) Cisco
6 2 (1.30%) EMC
6 2 (1.30%) F5
6 2 (1.30%) IBM
6 2 (1.30%) NetApp
6 2 (1.30%) NetCracker
6 2 (1.30%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.65%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago