The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 96 79 111
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 40 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.32% 1.44% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.54% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 6
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£338 £425 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £460 £720
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £29.02 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.52 £20.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+92.60% -48.38%
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
2827 2212 1999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.09% 93.57% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1914 1344 1067
Average daily rate £350 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 109 125
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -32.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 5 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Senior Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -18 32 £308 -27.64% 43
North Yorkshire - 5 £419 - 7
South Yorkshire -9 3 £338 -15.62% 6
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.57%) .NET
3 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 23 (28.40%) C#
4 23 (28.40%) Java
5 22 (27.16%) SQL
5 22 (27.16%) MVC
6 21 (25.93%) HTML
7 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
8 18 (22.22%) TDD
9 17 (20.99%) CSS
10 16 (19.75%) Scrum
11 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
12 12 (14.81%) jQuery
12 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (14.81%) MongoDB
13 11 (13.58%) T-SQL
14 10 (12.35%) Finance
14 10 (12.35%) Spring
14 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (12.35%) HTML5
14 10 (12.35%) NoSQL
14 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
15 9 (11.11%) Kanban
15 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
15 9 (11.11%) WCF
15 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
15 9 (11.11%) Entity Framework
15 9 (11.11%) REST
15 9 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 4 (4.94%) Confluence
1 4 (4.94%) CMS
2 3 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) CICS
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.23%) Node.js
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 10 (12.35%) NoSQL
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (7.41%) Hadoop
5 6 (7.41%) Neo4j
5 6 (7.41%) Big Data
5 6 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.41%) MySQL
6 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (2.47%) DB2
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.23%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.41%) Subversion
4 4 (4.94%) JIRA
4 4 (4.94%) JUnit
4 4 (4.94%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.47%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.47%) JMeter
7 1 (1.23%) GitLab
7 1 (1.23%) QUnit
7 1 (1.23%) Capybara
7 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 10 (12.35%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Marketing
3 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.70%) Publishing
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.57%) .NET
2 21 (25.93%) HTML
3 17 (20.99%) CSS
4 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
5 12 (14.81%) jQuery
6 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (12.35%) HTML5
6 10 (12.35%) Spring
7 9 (11.11%) J2EE
7 9 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 9 (11.11%) WCF
7 9 (11.11%) REST
8 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (8.64%) Web Services
9 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
9 6 (7.41%) RESTful
10 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (6.17%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) E-Learning
2 4 (4.94%) User Experience
3 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) PKI
5 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Linux
1 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
1 3 (3.70%) UNIX
2 2 (2.47%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) CentOS
3 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.16%) MVC
3 18 (22.22%) TDD
4 16 (19.75%) Scrum
5 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.11%) Kanban
6 9 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 9 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (8.64%) Analytics
7 7 (8.64%) DevOps
8 6 (7.41%) BDD
8 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.41%) OO
9 5 (6.17%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.94%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.94%) RUP
10 4 (4.94%) UML
10 4 (4.94%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (4.94%) Inmon Methodology
11 3 (3.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (28.40%) C#
2 23 (28.40%) Java
3 22 (27.16%) SQL
4 11 (13.58%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.11%) Python
6 8 (9.88%) PHP
7 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 4 (4.94%) Scala
9 2 (2.47%) VB6
9 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.47%) VB
9 2 (2.47%) COBOL
10 1 (1.23%) Clojure
10 1 (1.23%) PHP5
10 1 (1.23%) Groovy
10 1 (1.23%) XAML
10 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) MCAD
1 3 (3.70%) MCSD
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.94%) logstash
2 1 (1.23%) Salt
2 1 (1.23%) Graylog
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) OpenIDM
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.70%) Adobe
5 2 (2.47%) VMware
5 2 (2.47%) Zend
6 1 (1.23%) Akamai
6 1 (1.23%) Splunk
6 1 (1.23%) New Relic
6 1 (1.23%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.23%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.23%) OpenText
6 1 (1.23%) Vignette
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco
West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £37.04 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £21 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago