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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 94 69 92
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 29 66 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.34% 2.32% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 2.43% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 18
Median daily rate £400 £450 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.05% +27.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £375 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £492 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-55.40% -17.77%

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
2082 2711 2330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.21% 95.12% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1348 1730 1541
Median daily rate £375 £375 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £529 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 118 117
Median hourly rate £13.60 £15.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -9 22 £400 -12.08% 31
South Yorkshire -15 6 £463 +2.77% 2
North Yorkshire +8 1 £475 +15.85% 7
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.05%) Java
3 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
4 26 (35.62%) TDD
5 23 (31.51%) Spring
6 20 (27.40%) Git (software)
7 18 (24.66%) Scrum
8 16 (21.92%) REST
8 16 (21.92%) Microservices
9 15 (20.55%) HTML
9 15 (20.55%) CSS
10 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
10 14 (19.18%) OO
11 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
11 13 (17.81%) RESTful
11 13 (17.81%) Scala
12 12 (16.44%) Mercurial
12 12 (16.44%) OOP
12 12 (16.44%) C#
13 11 (15.07%) Pair Programming
13 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (15.07%) Groovy
13 11 (15.07%) GitHub
14 10 (13.70%) BDD
14 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
14 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
15 9 (12.33%) Front End Development
15 9 (12.33%) HTML5
15 9 (12.33%) Open Source
15 9 (12.33%) CSS3

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 (8.22%) CMS
2 3 (4.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.74%) JBoss
3 2 (2.74%) Jetty
3 2 (2.74%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) concrete5
4 1 (1.37%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) SAS
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) BASE24
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) GitHub
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.37%) Force.com
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) ATM
1 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.37%) LDAP
1 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.59%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.48%) MySQL
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.74%) Power BI
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.44%) Mercurial
3 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.85%) Maven
5 3 (4.11%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.74%) JIRA
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.37%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Gradle
7 1 (1.37%) jMock
7 1 (1.37%) JUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Mockito
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.37%) Subversion
7 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.37%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (12.33%) Advertising
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Retail
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 3 (4.11%) Publishing
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) Spring
2 16 (21.92%) REST
3 15 (20.55%) CSS
3 15 (20.55%) HTML
4 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
4 13 (17.81%) RESTful
5 9 (12.33%) .NET
5 9 (12.33%) CSS3
5 9 (12.33%) HTML5
6 8 (10.96%) Web Services
7 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
9 5 (6.85%) Laravel
9 5 (6.85%) Spring Boot
10 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
10 4 (5.48%) Backbone.js
10 4 (5.48%) Entity Framework
10 4 (5.48%) J2EE
10 4 (5.48%) XML
11 3 (4.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.74%) Social Network
5 1 (1.37%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Android
1 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Unix
3 1 (1.37%) VMS
3 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.62%) TDD
3 18 (24.66%) Scrum
4 16 (21.92%) Microservices
5 14 (19.18%) OO
6 12 (16.44%) OOP
7 11 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (15.07%) Pair Programming
8 10 (13.70%) BDD
8 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
9 9 (12.33%) Front End Development
9 9 (12.33%) Open Source
9 9 (12.33%) SOA
10 8 (10.96%) Software Delivery
11 7 (9.59%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.59%) DevOps
11 7 (9.59%) ETL
12 6 (8.22%) MVC
13 5 (6.85%) ETL Development
13 5 (6.85%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) Java
2 28 (38.36%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.81%) Scala
4 12 (16.44%) C#
5 11 (15.07%) Groovy
6 9 (12.33%) Clojure
7 8 (10.96%) SQL
8 4 (5.48%) PHP
9 3 (4.11%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.11%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.11%) Ruby
9 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.74%) Python
11 1 (1.37%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.37%) C
11 1 (1.37%) F#
11 1 (1.37%) Go
11 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) SOQL
11 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) MCSA
3 4 (5.48%) MCSE
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.74%) Degree
5 1 (1.37%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (6.85%) Docker
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.74%) Puppet
2 1 (1.37%) Ansible
2 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Oracle
3 2 (2.74%) VMware
4 1 (1.37%) Cisco
4 1 (1.37%) EMC
4 1 (1.37%) F5
4 1 (1.37%) Informatica
4 1 (1.37%) NetApp
4 1 (1.37%) Sage
4 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.37%) Zend
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