The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire 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
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 1.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £240 -
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 Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 260 254 300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 96.30% 98.07% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 155 168
Median daily rate £315 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +14.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 28
Median hourly rate £19.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -4.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £12.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.50 £14.00
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 Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Leicestershire

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Leicestershire

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) Ember.js
3 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (55.56%) React
5 4 (44.44%) Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) Refactoring
6 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) Ember.js
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) React
2 5 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (22.22%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript