Period
to 13 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 24 27
Rank change year-on-year -13 +3 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.13% 4.90% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 5.05% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 5
Luton median daily rate - £500 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.09% +34.72%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £500 £485
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.09% +34.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. 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
Luton
Contract vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 250 297 272
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 97.06% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 223 182
Luton median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £246 £288 £207
90th Percentile £588 £638 £600
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -2.33% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Luton median hourly rate £50.00 £50.22 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.43% +258.68% -64.10%
10th Percentile £23.90 £49.02 £11.61
90th Percentile £50.50 £50.75 £30.05
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £18.75 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +15.38% -65.33%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Luton

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Luton

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Senior Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Science
2 1 (33.33%) Impala
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (33.33%) Presto
2 1 (33.33%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Python

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Impala
2 1 (33.33%) Presto
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
1 1 (33.33%) SQL