The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bournemouth region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth - - 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £37.59
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36 85 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 94.74% 100.00% 98.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 56 58
Median daily rate £363 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £125 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth