The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 27 March 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 50 40
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 12 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.41% 0.41% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 0.42% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.67% -18.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £338 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £438 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.48% +14.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 345 475 379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 98.01% 96.35% 98.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 224 185
Median daily rate £368 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 20
Median hourly rate £12.23 £15.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.12% -13.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £48.50 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Nottingham

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Nottingham

Senior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Developer in Nottingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Developer in Nottingham

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Nottingham region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 14 (60.87%) PHP
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) C#
4 8 (34.78%) .NET
4 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (34.78%) BDD
4 8 (34.78%) Behat
5 7 (30.43%) Docker
5 7 (30.43%) Web Development
5 7 (30.43%) Symfony
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
6 6 (26.09%) CSS3
6 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
6 6 (26.09%) HTTP
6 6 (26.09%) OO
6 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
6 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
6 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
7 5 (21.74%) Twig
7 5 (21.74%) gulp
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) Mocha
7 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
7 5 (21.74%) Progressive Enhancement
7 5 (21.74%) Grunt

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (17.39%) CMS
1 4 (17.39%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) Jenkins
3 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
3 5 (21.74%) Grunt
3 5 (21.74%) gulp
3 5 (21.74%) Jasmine
3 5 (21.74%) Mocha
3 5 (21.74%) WebDriver
4 3 (13.04%) PHPUnit
5 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) CSS
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) Behat
3 7 (30.43%) Symfony
4 6 (26.09%) CSS3
5 5 (21.74%) Sass
5 5 (21.74%) Twig
6 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
7 3 (13.04%) Doctrine
7 3 (13.04%) JMS
8 2 (8.70%) LAMP
9 1 (4.35%) CakePHP
9 1 (4.35%) HTML5
9 1 (4.35%) Laravel
9 1 (4.35%) Node.js
9 1 (4.35%) REST
9 1 (4.35%) SOAP
9 1 (4.35%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) BDD
2 8 (34.78%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Web Development
4 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
4 6 (26.09%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) OO PHP
5 5 (21.74%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (17.39%) Microservices
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Case Management
7 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
7 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
7 3 (13.04%) Web Design
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) PHP
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) DBS Check
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) WAI
2 4 (17.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.35%) Zend
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