The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - 36 31
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 2.72% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.83% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 22
Median daily rate - £375 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £44.10 -
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 Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 311 424 439
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 94.53% 96.15% 97.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 211 259
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £133 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 32 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.04% -1.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
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 Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Gloucestershire

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Gloucestershire

Senior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Developer in Gloucestershire

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) Ninject
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Process Management
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (14.29%) Mule
1 1 (14.29%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) LINQ
2 2 (28.57%) Ninject
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) EJB
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Process Management
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Basel II
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) SAP