The median contractor rate for a Senior Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 29 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.

Senior Software Developer
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 94
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - - 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £319
% change year-on-year -12.50% +25.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -14.44%  

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 1461 1589 1607
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.56% 96.42% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 935 881
Median daily rate £365 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 64 99
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.91% +5.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Software Developer in the East Midlands

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS

Senior Software 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XHTML
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (50.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft