Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 27 53
Rank change year-on-year -13 +26 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 26 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.61% 6.13% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 6.22% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 2
Brighton median daily rate £375 £525 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +69.35% +24.00%
10th Percentile £238 £370 £302
90th Percentile £455 £588 £318
East Sussex median daily rate £363 £525 £325
% change year-on-year -30.95% +61.54% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Brighton median hourly rate - - £37.50
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 358 418 470
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 95.98% 98.58% 97.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 250 309
Brighton median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +27.27%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £488 £539 £528
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £365 £360
% change year-on-year +2.88% +1.25% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 16
Brighton median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £18.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.83% -7.11% +31.06%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.00 £13.88
90th Percentile £72.50 £37.50 £35.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £12.72 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -27.34% -2.78% +18.42%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Senior Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

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 6 months to 26 July 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 26 July 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 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Totara
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (16.67%) Domain Models
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Learning Management System
4 1 (16.67%) Moodle
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Sass

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
1 1 (16.67%) Moodle
1 1 (16.67%) Totara
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Domain Models
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP 5
3 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle