The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Developer
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 37 33 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.29% 1.48% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 1.58% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £375 £425 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +44.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.60
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 Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 321 316 329
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.59% 93.49% 92.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 170 162
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £225 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 66
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.61 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -12.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £26.00 £30.20
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 Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Warwickshire

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Warwickshire

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Swing
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects

Senior Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Swing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle