The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 23 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 82 91
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 17 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.12% 0.77% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.81% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 6
Median daily rate £400 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £427 £402
% change year-on-year -3.36% +6.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +26.92% -22.61%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1433 1486 1555
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 94.40% 95.87% 95.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 894 921
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 50 73
Median hourly rate £13.86 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.61% -3.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £9.82 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £20.00 £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Nottinghamshire 0 10 £500 +11.11% 18
Derbyshire - 5 £400 - 3
Northamptonshire +2 3 £335 -21.17% 2
Senior Developer
England

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Midlands region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 18 (35.29%) HTML
2 18 (35.29%) CSS
3 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 14 (27.45%) .NET
4 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
5 12 (23.53%) TDD
6 11 (21.57%) C#
7 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
7 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.61%) Finance
8 9 (17.65%) PHP
8 9 (17.65%) SQL
8 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
8 9 (17.65%) Microservices
9 8 (15.69%) Front End Development
9 8 (15.69%) Banking
9 8 (15.69%) MVC
10 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (13.73%) RESTful
10 7 (13.73%) Ember.js
11 6 (11.76%) Sass
11 6 (11.76%) Grunt
11 6 (11.76%) gulp
11 6 (11.76%) Docker
11 6 (11.76%) Twig
11 6 (11.76%) Progressive Enhancement
11 6 (11.76%) CSS3
11 6 (11.76%) Behat

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (11.76%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) Drupal
2 3 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (5.88%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.92%) NServiceBus
3 2 (3.92%) SAS
4 1 (1.96%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) SaaS
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) GIS
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 6 (11.76%) Grunt
2 6 (11.76%) gulp
2 6 (11.76%) Jasmine
2 6 (11.76%) Mocha
2 6 (11.76%) WebDriver
3 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.92%) Selenium
4 2 (3.92%) Subversion
4 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.96%) git-flow
5 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) CSS
1 18 (35.29%) HTML
2 15 (29.41%) AngularJS
3 14 (27.45%) .NET
4 7 (13.73%) Ember.js
4 7 (13.73%) RESTful
5 6 (11.76%) Behat
5 6 (11.76%) CSS3
5 6 (11.76%) Sass
5 6 (11.76%) Twig
6 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.80%) jQuery
6 5 (9.80%) React
6 5 (9.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.84%) Entity Framework
8 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (5.88%) Spring
9 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
1 2 (3.92%) User Experience
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Test Automation
3 12 (23.53%) TDD
4 9 (17.65%) Microservices
5 8 (15.69%) Front End Development
5 8 (15.69%) MVC
6 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (11.76%) BDD
7 6 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.76%) Progressive Enhancement
8 5 (9.80%) Refactoring
9 4 (7.84%) Analytics
9 4 (7.84%) Web Development
10 3 (5.88%) Content Management
10 3 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.88%) Scrum
11 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
11 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (21.57%) C#
3 9 (17.65%) PHP
3 9 (17.65%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.84%) VBA
6 3 (5.88%) Java
7 2 (3.92%) F#
7 2 (3.92%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.96%) Python
8 1 (1.96%) Scala
8 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) WAI
2 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
1 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.96%) ESRI
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
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