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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 85 81 99
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 38 59 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.74% 2.07% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 2.15% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 21
Median daily rate £400 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £44.05 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-62.54% +17.46%

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
2115 2738 2431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.89% 95.87% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1791 1575
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 105 120
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.81 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% +10.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +4 30 £400 -11.11% 35
South Yorkshire -2 8 £463 +23.33% 5
North Yorkshire +9 1 £475 - 7
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (56.92%) Java
3 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
3 21 (32.31%) TDD
4 20 (30.77%) Spring
5 15 (23.08%) REST
6 13 (20.00%) Microservices
6 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (20.00%) HTML
6 13 (20.00%) CSS
7 12 (18.46%) Mentoring
8 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
8 11 (16.92%) C#
8 11 (16.92%) .NET
8 11 (16.92%) Hibernate
8 11 (16.92%) BDD
9 10 (15.38%) RESTful
9 10 (15.38%) Scrum
9 10 (15.38%) Front End Development
10 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.85%) MVC
10 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
10 9 (13.85%) Web Services
10 9 (13.85%) OO
10 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
11 8 (12.31%) Finance
11 8 (12.31%) HTML5
11 8 (12.31%) Scala
11 8 (12.31%) DevOps
12 7 (10.77%) Jenkins

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 6 (9.23%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.54%) concrete5
3 1 (1.54%) Drupal
3 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.54%) BASE24
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) GitHub
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) ATM
1 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.54%) LDAP
1 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.15%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.62%) MySQL
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) Power BI
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Redis
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.77%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.77%) Maven
3 5 (7.69%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.62%) Bitbucket
4 3 (4.62%) Gradle
4 3 (4.62%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) JUnit
5 2 (3.08%) Mockito
5 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.54%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.54%) jMock
6 1 (1.54%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.54%) Spock
6 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Retail
3 6 (9.23%) Publishing
4 5 (7.69%) Advertising
4 5 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) Spring
2 15 (23.08%) REST
3 13 (20.00%) CSS
3 13 (20.00%) HTML
4 11 (16.92%) .NET
4 11 (16.92%) Hibernate
5 10 (15.38%) RESTful
6 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
6 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET
6 9 (13.85%) Web Services
7 8 (12.31%) HTML5
8 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
8 7 (10.77%) Entity Framework
9 6 (9.23%) CSS3
10 5 (7.69%) jQuery
10 5 (7.69%) Spring Boot
11 4 (6.15%) J2EE
11 4 (6.15%) XML
12 3 (4.62%) Java EE
12 3 (4.62%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
2 1 (1.54%) Android
2 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.31%) TDD
3 13 (20.00%) Microservices
4 12 (18.46%) Mentoring
5 11 (16.92%) BDD
6 10 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 10 (15.38%) Scrum
7 9 (13.85%) MVC
7 9 (13.85%) OO
8 8 (12.31%) DevOps
9 7 (10.77%) SOLID
10 6 (9.23%) Analytics
10 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.69%) Pair Programming
12 4 (6.15%) Content Management
12 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (6.15%) OOP
12 4 (6.15%) SOA
13 3 (4.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.92%) Java
2 21 (32.31%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.92%) C#
4 8 (12.31%) Scala
5 7 (10.77%) SQL
6 6 (9.23%) Groovy
6 6 (9.23%) Python
7 4 (6.15%) Clojure
8 3 (4.62%) PHP
8 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.08%) Ruby
9 2 (3.08%) XPath
10 1 (1.54%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.54%) ECMAScript
10 1 (1.54%) ES6
10 1 (1.54%) F#
10 1 (1.54%) Go
10 1 (1.54%) Korn
10 1 (1.54%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.54%) Ansible
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Solace
3 1 (1.54%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
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