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 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 86 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 59 71 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.06% 2.26% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.36% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 18
Median daily rate £438 £381 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -8.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £309 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £531 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
- +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £37.04 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -17.64%
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
2752 3006 2297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.26% 95.85% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1750 2036 1371
Median daily rate £380 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 161 140
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -1.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -15 26 £450 +25.87% 32
South Yorkshire +7 17 £425 -14.14% 7
North Yorkshire +8 12 - - 4
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 94 (63.95%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (53.06%) Java
3 73 (49.66%) TDD
4 65 (44.22%) JavaScript
5 54 (36.73%) Git (software)
6 52 (35.37%) Spring
7 46 (31.29%) HTML
8 41 (27.89%) Scrum
9 40 (27.21%) Continuous Integration
10 39 (26.53%) CSS
11 37 (25.17%) RESTful
12 32 (21.77%) Open Source
12 32 (21.77%) Microservices
13 31 (21.09%) SOA
14 30 (20.41%) OO
15 29 (19.73%) Pair Programming
16 28 (19.05%) BDD
17 27 (18.37%) HTML5
17 27 (18.37%) Hibernate
18 26 (17.69%) Scala
18 26 (17.69%) Groovy
19 25 (17.01%) OOP
19 25 (17.01%) GitHub
20 24 (16.33%) Mercurial
20 24 (16.33%) Clojure
21 23 (15.65%) REST
21 23 (15.65%) CSS3
21 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
22 22 (14.97%) Software Delivery
23 21 (14.29%) Virtual Machines

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 8 (5.44%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.40%) Jetty
3 4 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.04%) Drupal
5 2 (1.36%) Apache
5 2 (1.36%) CMS
5 2 (1.36%) Confluence
5 2 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.36%) JBoss
5 2 (1.36%) nginx
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.68%) concrete5
6 1 (0.68%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 1 (0.68%) SAS
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.36%) Magento
3 1 (0.68%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.01%) GitHub
2 7 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.04%) IaaS
4 3 (2.04%) PaaS
4 3 (2.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.68%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) FTP
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 14 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (6.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (6.12%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.12%) MySQL
6 5 (3.40%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.72%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.72%) Hazelcast
7 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (2.72%) Star Schema
8 2 (1.36%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.36%) Redis
8 2 (1.36%) Riak
8 2 (1.36%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 54 (36.73%) Git (software)
2 24 (16.33%) Mercurial
3 15 (10.20%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.20%) Maven
4 11 (7.48%) JIRA
4 11 (7.48%) JUnit
4 11 (7.48%) Mockito
5 10 (6.80%) Visual Studio
6 8 (5.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (4.08%) Subversion
8 5 (3.40%) Gradle
8 5 (3.40%) Travis CI
9 4 (2.72%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.72%) Hamcrest
9 4 (2.72%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.36%) Ant
10 2 (1.36%) jMock
10 2 (1.36%) Spock
10 2 (1.36%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.36%) Xcode
General
1 16 (10.88%) Retail
2 10 (6.80%) Advertising
3 3 (2.04%) Finance
3 3 (2.04%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Billing
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (35.37%) Spring
2 46 (31.29%) HTML
3 39 (26.53%) CSS
4 37 (25.17%) RESTful
5 27 (18.37%) Hibernate
5 27 (18.37%) HTML5
6 23 (15.65%) CSS3
6 23 (15.65%) REST
7 15 (10.20%) AngularJS
8 13 (8.84%) Node.js
8 13 (8.84%) React
8 13 (8.84%) Spring Boot
9 10 (6.80%) Web Services
10 9 (6.12%) .NET
10 9 (6.12%) XML
11 7 (4.76%) Laravel
11 7 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (4.08%) Backbone.js
12 6 (4.08%) jQuery
13 5 (3.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.61%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.44%) Social Network
3 7 (4.76%) User Experience
4 6 (4.08%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.40%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.36%) Blog
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.68%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.68%) Fintech
8 1 (0.68%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) iSeries
8 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.68%) Physics
8 1 (0.68%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.24%) Linux
2 7 (4.76%) Windows
3 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.72%) Unix
5 3 (2.04%) Android
6 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.68%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (63.95%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (49.66%) TDD
3 41 (27.89%) Scrum
4 40 (27.21%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (21.77%) Microservices
5 32 (21.77%) Open Source
6 31 (21.09%) SOA
7 30 (20.41%) OO
8 29 (19.73%) Pair Programming
9 28 (19.05%) BDD
10 25 (17.01%) OOP
11 22 (14.97%) Software Delivery
12 14 (9.52%) ETL
12 14 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 14 (9.52%) Unit Testing
13 12 (8.16%) ETL Development
13 12 (8.16%) Kimball Methodology
14 10 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (6.80%) Front End Development
15 8 (5.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 78 (53.06%) Java
2 65 (44.22%) JavaScript
3 26 (17.69%) Groovy
3 26 (17.69%) Scala
4 24 (16.33%) Clojure
5 13 (8.84%) C#
5 13 (8.84%) SQL
6 10 (6.80%) Ruby
7 7 (4.76%) PHP
8 5 (3.40%) C
8 5 (3.40%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.72%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.72%) C++
9 4 (2.72%) Python
10 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.36%) ABAP
11 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.68%) Jython
12 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.84%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.44%) MCSA
3 8 (5.44%) MCSE
3 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 13 (8.84%) Docker
3 6 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 19 (12.93%) Puppet
2 10 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.36%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (10.20%) Microsoft
1 15 (10.20%) Oracle
2 6 (4.08%) VMware
3 5 (3.40%) Cisco
3 5 (3.40%) EMC
3 5 (3.40%) F5
3 5 (3.40%) NetApp
4 4 (2.72%) Informatica
4 4 (2.72%) SAP
5 2 (1.36%) IBM
5 2 (1.36%) Sage
5 2 (1.36%) SaltStack
5 2 (1.36%) Zend
6 1 (0.68%) HP
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
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