Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Maidstone during the 6 months to 23 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
Kent > Maidstone
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 17 9
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidstone 2.53% 6.52% 19.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 6.82% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Maidstone median daily rate - £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Kent median daily rate £340 £410 £350
% change year-on-year -17.07% +17.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Maidstone median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidstone. 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
Maidstone
Contract vacancies in Maidstone with a recognized job title 79 44 46
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 95.65% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 23 28
Maidstone median daily rate £341 £338 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.11% -1.82% +7.42%
10th Percentile £115 £133 £278
90th Percentile £388 £420 £402
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Maidstone median hourly rate £114.09 £21.29 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +435.86% +25.24% +36.88%
10th Percentile £114.04 £20.92 £10.60
90th Percentile £114.13 £21.66 £19.40
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +55.70% -2.94% -26.88%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidstone

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Maidstone

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidstone

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Maidstone

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Maidstone region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation

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

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe