Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick during the 6 months to 22 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 25 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 0.68% 1.44% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.47% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 7
Gatwick median daily rate £325 £425 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +24.09% -
10th Percentile £313 £405 £323
90th Percentile £338 £445 £505
West Sussex median daily rate £488 £450 £385
% change year-on-year +8.50% +16.88% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick. 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
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 139 136 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 94.56% 97.84% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 98 77
Gatwick median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.75%
10th Percentile £250 £279 £178
90th Percentile £538 £496 £521
West Sussex median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +12.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 7
Gatwick median hourly rate £17.77 £44.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.61% -12.00% +212.50%
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.50 £28.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year -42.61% +79.69% +1.59%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Gatwick

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Gatwick

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick

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

1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

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

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA