Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 November 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 137 167
Rank change year-on-year +13 +30 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 39 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.10% 0.90% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 0.97% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 18
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £370 £321
90th Percentile £531 £603 £488
South East median daily rate £470 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +4.44% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £35.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 3385 3599 4256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 92.45% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1991 2232 2617
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £230 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 245 279
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.68 £53.25 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Hampshire

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Hampshire

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Developer in Hampshire

Senior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Developer in Hampshire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 11 £475 - 4
Southampton +8 6 £400 -20.00% 8
Eastleigh - 6 £375 -
Aldershot - 3 £538 -
Fareham -1 2 - - 3
Farnborough 0 1 - - 1
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Hampshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
2 22 (56.41%) TDD
3 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 21 (53.85%) CSS
4 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
6 16 (41.03%) Node.js
7 15 (38.46%) jQuery
8 14 (35.90%) C#
9 13 (33.33%) OO
10 12 (30.77%) .NET
10 12 (30.77%) Scrum
11 10 (25.64%) Linux
11 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
12 9 (23.08%) Unix
12 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
12 9 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
13 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
14 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (17.95%) TypeScript
14 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (17.95%) Java
14 7 (17.95%) Windows
14 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
15 6 (15.38%) MVC
15 6 (15.38%) NuGet
15 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
16 5 (12.82%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) RTP
1 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) QlikView
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.38%) NuGet
4 1 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 2 (5.13%) Banking
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
2 1 (2.56%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) CSS
1 21 (53.85%) HTML
2 17 (43.59%) AngularJS
3 16 (41.03%) Node.js
4 15 (38.46%) jQuery
5 12 (30.77%) .NET
6 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (10.26%) Spring
9 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.69%) CSS3
9 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 3 (7.69%) HTML5
9 3 (7.69%) JSON
9 3 (7.69%) React
10 2 (5.13%) Ajax
10 2 (5.13%) Java EE
10 2 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (5.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) EPoS
3 1 (2.56%) Life Science
3 1 (2.56%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) TDD
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) OO
4 12 (30.77%) Scrum
5 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.51%) Test Automation
7 6 (15.38%) MVC
7 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 5 (12.82%) SOLID
9 4 (10.26%) BDD
9 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (7.69%) DevOps
10 3 (7.69%) Kanban
10 3 (7.69%) Microservices
11 2 (5.13%) Change Management
11 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.13%) SDLC
11 2 (5.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) JavaScript
2 14 (35.90%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) TypeScript
4 2 (5.13%) C++
4 2 (5.13%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) VMware