Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 23 July 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 90 88
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 11 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.82% 0.60% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.63% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Wiltshire median daily rate £388 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% - -32.29%
10th Percentile £338 £263 £313
90th Percentile £625 £396 £338
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £413
% change year-on-year +3.66% -0.61% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £41.25 £44.05 £37.50
% change year-on-year -6.36% +17.47% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1262 1280 1342
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.60% 95.31% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 808 872 874
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +5.26%
10th Percentile £248 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 35 58
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £16.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +106.95% -24.83%
10th Percentile £12.85 £13.40 £11.12
90th Percentile £46.15 £48.90 £34.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +10.29% +60.00% +10.94%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 July 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
Swindon +12 9 £375 -13.79% 1
Chippenham +6 2 £425 +30.77%
Senior Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Wiltshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) ETL
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared

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 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) FxCop
2 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) NUnit
2 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
2 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
1 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
2 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) EJB
3 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (9.09%) Ext JS
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CCTV
1 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) SDLC
1 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
4 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Capita
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sencha
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