Period
to 20 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 20 August 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 30 35
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - 1.31% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.38% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Staffordshire median daily rate - £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.57% -6.67%
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £492 £400
% change year-on-year -3.44% +22.98% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 268 217 364
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 94.76% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 153 219
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +3.70% -6.90%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £185
90th Percentile £456 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 19
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.10 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.80% -6.00% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.30 £11.08
90th Percentile £22.85 £26.05 £46.70
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.48 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.25% +6.67% -14.29%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Staffordshire

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Staffordshire