The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford 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 Developer
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford - - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.48% +14.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 113 137 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 86.92% 93.84% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 76 126
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £558 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.00% +32.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.43 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Guildford

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Guildford

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Guildford region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PA-DSS
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTPS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PA-DSS
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware