The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 27 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.99% 3.80% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 3.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Average daily rate
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£331 £306 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
190 253 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 94.53% 96.20% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 151 153
Average daily rate £335 £388 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £245 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £13.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £29.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) STL
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
3 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Kindle
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) STL
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
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