Period
to 22 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 22 May 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 84 95
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 65 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.15% 2.26% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 2.40% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 43
Surrey median daily rate £463 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £363 £344 £350
90th Percentile £560 £514 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £423 £413
% change year-on-year +12.43% +2.42% +2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Surrey median hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £8.00 £45.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year -82.22% +16.88% +2.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,867 2,122 2,432
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.65% 94.19% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,000 1,401 1,601
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +11.84%
10th Percentile £300 £238 £238
90th Percentile £588 £569 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 81 182
Surrey median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.92% -19.57% +24.32%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.50 £11.03
90th Percentile £51.38 £47.50 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +8.40%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Surrey

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Surrey

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Developer in Surrey

Senior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Developer in Surrey

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Developer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -7 15 £488 +21.88%
Camberley -7 7 £550 -8.33%
Reigate -32 7 £450 -1.64% 4
Redhill +18 5 £475 +23.38% 3
Guildford -5 4 £331 -29.33% 2
Leatherhead -4 3 £425 +20.57% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -18 3 £506 -
Caterham - 3 £394 -
Dorking - 3 £425 -
Farnham - 3 £425 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, Senior Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 35 (53.85%) C#
2 31 (47.69%) .NET
2 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (47.69%) AngularJS
3 30 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 29 (44.62%) Java
5 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
6 27 (41.54%) Scrum
7 26 (40.00%) CSS
8 25 (38.46%) HTML
9 18 (27.69%) Oracle
10 15 (23.08%) Spring
10 15 (23.08%) TDD
10 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 14 (21.54%) Android
11 14 (21.54%) RESTful
11 14 (21.54%) HTML5
11 14 (21.54%) Node.js
11 14 (21.54%) React
12 13 (20.00%) Docker
12 13 (20.00%) jQuery
12 13 (20.00%) SQL
13 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
13 12 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (18.46%) MongoDB
13 12 (18.46%) Sass
14 11 (16.92%) Finance
14 11 (16.92%) SOA
14 11 (16.92%) Java 8
15 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (7.69%) Apache
1 5 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Drupal
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) npm
2 3 (4.62%) Firebase
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) SaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.54%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (1.54%) GitHub
4 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.54%) NuGet
4 1 (1.54%) Veeva
4 1 (1.54%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) FTP
1 3 (4.62%) HTTP
1 3 (4.62%) SMTP
2 2 (3.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.46%) MongoDB
3 8 (12.31%) CouchDB
4 7 (10.77%) MySQL
4 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
5 6 (9.23%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (4.62%) SQLite
8 2 (3.08%) Big Data
8 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.54%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.54%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.15%) gulp
4 4 (6.15%) MSBuild
4 4 (6.15%) NUnit
4 4 (6.15%) SpecFlow
5 3 (4.62%) Bower
5 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.62%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) PostCSS
6 2 (3.08%) PyCharm
6 2 (3.08%) Selenium
6 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.54%) Gradle
7 1 (1.54%) Liquibase
7 1 (1.54%) RSpec
7 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
2 3 (4.62%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (47.69%) .NET
1 31 (47.69%) AngularJS
2 26 (40.00%) CSS
3 25 (38.46%) HTML
4 15 (23.08%) Spring
5 14 (21.54%) HTML5
5 14 (21.54%) Node.js
5 14 (21.54%) React
5 14 (21.54%) RESTful
6 13 (20.00%) jQuery
7 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
7 12 (18.46%) Sass
8 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (13.85%) Ember.js
9 9 (13.85%) REST
10 8 (12.31%) Entity Framework
10 8 (12.31%) SOAP
10 8 (12.31%) WCF
11 7 (10.77%) NHibernate
11 7 (10.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Virtual Team
2 4 (6.15%) Clustering
2 4 (6.15%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.15%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.15%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Fintech
5 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Android
2 9 (13.85%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Apple iOS
3 8 (12.31%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.15%) Linux
5 3 (4.62%) Unix
6 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (41.54%) Scrum
3 15 (23.08%) TDD
4 12 (18.46%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (16.92%) SOA
6 10 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.85%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
8 8 (12.31%) Open Source
8 8 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (12.31%) Typography
9 7 (10.77%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (10.77%) Microservices
10 6 (9.23%) Kanban
10 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.69%) Capacity Management
11 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) C#
2 30 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 29 (44.62%) Java
4 13 (20.00%) SQL
5 11 (16.92%) Java 8
6 9 (13.85%) TypeScript
7 8 (12.31%) ES6
8 7 (10.77%) Python
9 5 (7.69%) C++
9 5 (7.69%) PHP
10 4 (6.15%) XAML
11 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
12 2 (3.08%) Java 9
12 2 (3.08%) Ruby
12 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.54%) Groovy
13 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.15%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.54%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.54%) Google