Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 20 January 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 83 77
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 6 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.55% 0.31% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.33% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 11
Wiltshire median daily rate £350 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -0.64% +13.87%
10th Percentile £325 £336 £350
90th Percentile £458 £416 £438
South West median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year -2.17% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,035 1,209 1,372
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.43% 95.05% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 838 952
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £280 £214 £224
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 49
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.25 £38.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.22% +24.19% +44.19%
10th Percentile £13.00 £15.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £40.08 £47.50 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -15.38% +62.50%

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Wiltshire

Senior Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Developer in Wiltshire

Senior Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior Developer in Wiltshire

Senior Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Swindon +5 6 £350 -8.50% 4
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Wiltshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) NUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) ReSharper

Senior Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) NUnit
2 1 (16.67%) FxCop
2 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft