Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £343 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gatwick during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 - 6
Rank change year-on-year - +6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 0 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 4.29% - 16.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 24
Gatwick median daily rate £343 - £545
10th Percentile £336 - £383
90th Percentile £481 - £569
West Sussex median daily rate £480 £488 £525
% change year-on-year -1.54% -7.14% +101.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Gatwick
Contract vacancies in Gatwick with a recognized job title 134 120 132
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.77% 97.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 90 117
Gatwick median daily rate £390 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -4.76% +17.89%
10th Percentile £141 £307 £260
90th Percentile £506 £507 £569
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 10 1
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.43% +169.23% -18.75%
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +32.35% +100.00% +4.62%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Gatwick over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Developer in Gatwick

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (66.67%) MVVM
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) Webhook
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media
3 1 (16.67%) Groovy
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) EDRMS
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) MVVM
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 4 (66.67%) Scrum
1 4 (66.67%) System Testing
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Records Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Webhook
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft