The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 103 107 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -63
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 26 5 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.99% 0.24% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.25% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 66
Average daily rate £363 £348 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £401 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2454 1987 2380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.45% 94.26% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1000 1209
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 140 104
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.52 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 16 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 20 £375 +7.91% 31
North Yorkshire - 2 £275 - 10
South Yorkshire - 2 £313 - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (53.49%) .NET
3 19 (44.19%) C#
4 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 14 (32.56%) MVC
6 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
6 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
7 11 (25.58%) WCF
8 10 (23.26%) jQuery
8 10 (23.26%) Java
8 10 (23.26%) Windows
9 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
9 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (18.60%) Finance
10 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (16.28%) CSS
11 7 (16.28%) Web Services
11 7 (16.28%) HTML
11 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
12 6 (13.95%) PHP
12 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
12 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (13.95%) Zend
12 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (11.63%) TDD
13 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (11.63%) CRM
13 5 (11.63%) SOA

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.65%) IIS
1 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) CICS
2 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.33%) DB2
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.30%) Maven
4 2 (4.65%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) .NET
2 11 (25.58%) WCF
3 10 (23.26%) jQuery
4 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
5 7 (16.28%) CSS
5 7 (16.28%) Web Services
5 7 (16.28%) HTML
6 5 (11.63%) HTML5
7 4 (9.30%) CSS3
7 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.98%) LINQ
8 3 (6.98%) MDX
8 3 (6.98%) Ajax
8 3 (6.98%) Spring
8 3 (6.98%) JPA
9 2 (4.65%) SOAP
9 2 (4.65%) J2EE
9 2 (4.65%) XML
9 2 (4.65%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (2.33%) NHS
1 1 (2.33%) W3C
1 1 (2.33%) Open Source
1 1 (2.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.26%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) MVC
2 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) TDD
3 5 (11.63%) CRM
3 5 (11.63%) SOA
4 4 (9.30%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.98%) Scrum
5 3 (6.98%) ETL
5 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.65%) UML
6 2 (4.65%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) Workflow
6 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) C#
2 15 (34.88%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.26%) Java
5 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.95%) PHP
7 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
8 4 (9.30%) VB
9 3 (6.98%) VB6
10 1 (2.33%) XPath
10 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.33%) COBOL
10 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Zend
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Sybase
5 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
5 1 (2.33%) Informatica
5 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
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