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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Developer
Rank 64 102 105
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 83 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.87% 1.40% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 1.47% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 24 17
Median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £333 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £40.57
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -1.40%
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
2771 2786 2431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.92% 95.35% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1905 1758 1539
Median daily rate £400 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 127 132
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% -8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.02 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 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 3 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 +44 69 £450 +12.50% 32
South Yorkshire 0 12 £388 -8.82% 7
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 103 (71.53%) Java
2 95 (65.97%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (59.03%) TDD
4 66 (45.83%) Spring
5 48 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 42 (29.17%) HTML
7 38 (26.39%) REST
8 30 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 29 (20.14%) Retail
10 26 (18.06%) CSS
11 25 (17.36%) Oracle
12 24 (16.67%) Hibernate
13 23 (15.97%) Linux
13 23 (15.97%) NoSQL
14 22 (15.28%) RESTful
14 22 (15.28%) Scrum
15 21 (14.58%) SQL
15 21 (14.58%) SOA
16 20 (13.89%) BDD
17 19 (13.19%) HTML5
17 19 (13.19%) MongoDB
17 19 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (13.19%) Microservices
18 18 (12.50%) Spring Boot
18 18 (12.50%) Mockito
18 18 (12.50%) Maven
19 16 (11.11%) XML
19 16 (11.11%) AngularJS
20 15 (10.42%) Open Source
20 15 (10.42%) Security Cleared

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 10 (6.94%) Node.js
2 6 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.39%) nginx
3 2 (1.39%) SAS
3 2 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.33%) GitHub
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.86%) HTTP
2 1 (0.69%) FTP
2 1 (0.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.69%) Network Security
2 1 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.97%) NoSQL
2 19 (13.19%) MongoDB
3 12 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 9 (6.25%) Hazelcast
4 9 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.86%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.17%) MySQL
7 4 (2.78%) Neo4j
7 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.08%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.08%) Redis
8 3 (2.08%) Riak
9 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.50%) Maven
2 18 (12.50%) Mockito
3 15 (10.42%) JUnit
4 11 (7.64%) JIRA
5 10 (6.94%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.94%) Subversion
6 9 (6.25%) Hamcrest
6 9 (6.25%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.78%) Gradle
8 3 (2.08%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (2.08%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.39%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.39%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.39%) GitLab
9 2 (1.39%) ReSharper
9 2 (1.39%) StyleCop
10 1 (0.69%) VersionOne
General
1 29 (20.14%) Retail
2 6 (4.17%) Finance
3 5 (3.47%) Advertising
4 3 (2.08%) Back Office
4 3 (2.08%) Billing
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Interactive Media
5 1 (0.69%) Local Government
5 1 (0.69%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (45.83%) Spring
2 42 (29.17%) HTML
3 38 (26.39%) REST
4 26 (18.06%) CSS
5 24 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 22 (15.28%) RESTful
7 19 (13.19%) HTML5
8 18 (12.50%) Spring Boot
9 16 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 16 (11.11%) XML
10 13 (9.03%) CSS3
11 9 (6.25%) .NET
11 9 (6.25%) JPA
11 9 (6.25%) JSON
11 9 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (4.86%) Apache Camel
12 7 (4.86%) jQuery
13 6 (4.17%) ASP.NET
13 6 (4.17%) J2EE
14 5 (3.47%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.08%) Blog
3 3 (2.08%) User Experience
4 2 (1.39%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.69%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.69%) iPad
5 1 (0.69%) iSeries
5 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.69%) Tandem
5 1 (0.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.97%) Linux
2 13 (9.03%) Unix
3 7 (4.86%) Mac OS X
4 4 (2.78%) Windows
5 2 (1.39%) Android
5 2 (1.39%) CentOS
6 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (65.97%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (59.03%) TDD
3 22 (15.28%) Scrum
4 21 (14.58%) SOA
5 20 (13.89%) BDD
6 19 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (13.19%) Microservices
7 15 (10.42%) Open Source
8 14 (9.72%) OO
9 13 (9.03%) MVC
9 13 (9.03%) Web Development
10 11 (7.64%) OOP
10 11 (7.64%) Pair Programming
11 10 (6.94%) Software Delivery
11 10 (6.94%) Unit Testing
12 9 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.86%) SDLC
13 7 (4.86%) Web Design
14 5 (3.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 103 (71.53%) Java
2 48 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (14.58%) SQL
4 14 (9.72%) C#
4 14 (9.72%) Scala
5 11 (7.64%) Groovy
6 10 (6.94%) Clojure
6 10 (6.94%) Python
7 9 (6.25%) PHP
7 9 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.08%) Ruby
9 3 (2.08%) VB
10 2 (1.39%) ABAP
10 2 (1.39%) C
10 2 (1.39%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.39%) VBA
11 1 (0.69%) Perl
11 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.17%) BC Cleared
3 5 (3.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.39%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (0.69%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 13 (9.03%) Puppet
2 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.39%) Nagios
3 2 (1.39%) Opsview
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Oracle
2 9 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.47%) Zend
4 4 (2.78%) SAP
5 3 (2.08%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.39%) Capita
6 2 (1.39%) NetCracker
7 1 (0.69%) Google
7 1 (0.69%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bingley, Yorkshire
Roc Search Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago