The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £333 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior Developer
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 21 34
Rank change year-on-year -10 +13  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.04% 5.02% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 5.11% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Median daily rate £333 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% +14.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 181 235 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 94.27% 98.33% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 137 122
Median daily rate £350 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +26.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Median hourly rate £12.25 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £21.36 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton that featured Senior Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Brighton

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior Developer in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Brighton

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Brighton over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Developer in Brighton

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Brighton region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Event Store
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) COM
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) RxJS
3 1 (20.00%) Vue.js
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Optimisation
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft