The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Derbyshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank - 29 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 1.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £318 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -
Software Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
250 233 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 93.63% 95.88% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 125 103
Median daily rate £350 £363 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £463 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 19
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £8.00 £9.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Derbyshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (50.00%) Flash
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Games
3 2 (50.00%) Games
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Liferay
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) NHS
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Liferay
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft