Period
to 18 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stevenage during the 6 months to 18 December 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 0.68% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Stevenage median daily rate £325 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £365 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -30.48% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage. 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
Stevenage
Contract vacancies in Stevenage with a recognized job title 139 101 154
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.92% 93.52% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 47 58
Stevenage median daily rate £333 £258 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.13% -38.69% +63.11%
10th Percentile £194 £213 £120
90th Percentile £403 £461 £571
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 26
Stevenage median hourly rate £25.00 £45.00 £21.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% +111.62% +40.41%
10th Percentile £10.66 £9.25 £9.78
90th Percentile £47.25 £53.75 £40.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% -14.71% +6.25%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Stevenage

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Stevenage

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Stevenage region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOLID
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft