The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bath 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 2.78% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £309
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £36.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +3.57%
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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 Bath 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
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 71 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 98.61% 95.95% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 59 28
Average daily rate £293 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £15.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) DTV
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP