The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 34 41 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.33% 2.24% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 2.29% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -29.31% +16.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 286 393 311
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 93.16% 98.00% 96.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 251 181
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £255 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 22
Median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.66% +70.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £55.25 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Cambridge

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Cambridge

Senior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Developer in Cambridge

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Cambridge region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) ETL
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
1 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) Talend
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) RESTful
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (33.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Integration
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
1 4 (44.44%) Open Source
1 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Service Design
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) C#
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Talend
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago