Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 55 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 12 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.92% 0.57% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 0.61% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Warwickshire median daily rate £350 £346 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +13.52% -6.15%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £234
90th Percentile £455 £397 £331
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +12.50% +17.65% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 576 821 629
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.31% 94.26% 91.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 519 335
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £188 £225 £208
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 65 59
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.41% -22.73% +41.94%
10th Percentile £17.70 £10.00 £13.85
90th Percentile £34.50 £37.68 £33.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.17% -11.76% +4.94%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Warwick +20 7 £350 -
Nuneaton - 1 £450 -
Senior Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 7 (58.33%) SOA
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
1 7 (58.33%) RESTful
1 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
2 6 (50.00%) WireMock
2 6 (50.00%) Personalization
2 6 (50.00%) WildFly
2 6 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (50.00%) HornetQ
2 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 6 (50.00%) RESTEasy
2 6 (50.00%) Docker
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (50.00%) Hudson

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 7 (58.33%) Apache Spark
2 6 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 6 (50.00%) JBoss
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (50.00%) WildFly
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data
1 7 (58.33%) Hadoop
2 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Hudson
1 6 (50.00%) JBehave
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) RESTful
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (50.00%) HornetQ
2 6 (50.00%) Java EE
2 6 (50.00%) JAX-RS
2 6 (50.00%) JMS
2 6 (50.00%) RESTEasy
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 6 (50.00%) WireMock
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Android
1 6 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) SOA
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 6 (50.00%) DSDM
2 6 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Kanban
2 6 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (50.00%) Personalization
2 6 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) API Development
3 1 (8.33%) Complex ETL
3 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
3 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Scala
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau