The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank - 48 30
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke - 0.82% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.85% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.20% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £36.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +11.53%
Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
188 236 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 85.07% 97.12% 91.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 129 73
Average daily rate £338 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.50 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Software Developer
Hampshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Developer across the Basingstoke region.

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Developer across the Basingstoke region.

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Software Developer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Xcode
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript