The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 102 107
Rank change year-on-year +10 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 13 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.72% 0.56% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.59% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 11
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £309 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £380 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £429 £400
% change year-on-year -3.93% +7.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £38.75 £42.00
% change year-on-year +6.45% -7.73%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1715 1852 2037
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 95.38% 94.30% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1039 1163 1282
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £273 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £504 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 100 150
Median hourly rate £22.38 £25.00 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.50% +65.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -1 3 £350 - 8
Basingstoke - 3 £446 - 3
Fareham - 1 £400 - 2
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (46.43%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) TDD
5 8 (28.57%) Web Services
5 8 (28.57%) BDD
6 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (25.00%) jQuery
6 7 (25.00%) XML
6 7 (25.00%) HTML
7 6 (21.43%) .NET
7 6 (21.43%) CSS
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 6 (21.43%) Ajax
7 6 (21.43%) RESTful
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (17.86%) JSON
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.86%) Spring
8 5 (17.86%) ATG
8 5 (17.86%) OO
8 5 (17.86%) J2EE
8 5 (17.86%) Oracle
8 5 (17.86%) C#
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.29%) Ant
9 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
9 4 (14.29%) JDBC

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 4 (14.29%) Apache
1 4 (14.29%) ATG Dynamo
1 4 (14.29%) JBoss
1 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Captiva
2 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Force.com
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Ant
1 4 (14.29%) Log4j
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.57%) Mockito
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) jQuery
2 7 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (21.43%) .NET
3 6 (21.43%) Ajax
3 6 (21.43%) CSS
3 6 (21.43%) RESTful
4 5 (17.86%) J2EE
4 5 (17.86%) JSON
4 5 (17.86%) Spring
5 4 (14.29%) JDBC
5 4 (14.29%) JMS
5 4 (14.29%) JSP
5 4 (14.29%) Servlets
5 4 (14.29%) XSLT
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 3 (10.71%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.57%) Life Science
2 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 8 (28.57%) BDD
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) OO
6 4 (14.29%) Microservices
6 4 (14.29%) Personalization
6 4 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
7 3 (10.71%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.57%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (3.57%) Groovy
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) Scala
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) ATG
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) EMC
2 1 (3.57%) Kofax
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com