Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 6 months to 22 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 36 37
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.93% 0.37% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.41% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Newbury median daily rate £450 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £463
% change year-on-year -2.86% -5.41% +13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract vacancies in Newbury with a recognized job title 291 244 314
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.65% 89.38% 92.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 96 116
Newbury median daily rate £400 £355 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% -6.02% -11.12%
10th Percentile £256 £235 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% -32.88% +7.35%
10th Percentile £9.49 £11.28 £16.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £34.60 £19.35
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -3.45% -32.71% +23.14%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Newbury

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Newbury

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Newbury region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) React
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) jBPM
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 Solr
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (33.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) React
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Drools
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) jBPM
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker