The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Bath 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 16 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 1.33% - 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% - 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
Job Titles Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
72 39 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 96.00% 90.70% 98.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 18 30
Average daily rate £350 £300 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £13.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Software Developer
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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 7 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Django

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Django
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python