The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bath region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Somerset / Bath
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath - - 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +13.71%

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
93 100 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 97.89% 100.00% 98.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 68 46
Median daily rate £350 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £15.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bath region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bath