The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 91 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 14 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.85% 1.06% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.10% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 2
Median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Software Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1584 1550 1512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.94% 96.21% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 926 783
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 99 107
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Developer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +1 8 £363 +3.57% 3
Nottinghamshire -11 4 £338 -6.89% 7
Northamptonshire -9 1 - - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1
Software Developer
England

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 18 (75.00%) .NET
3 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
4 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (50.00%) HTML
7 11 (45.83%) SQL
7 11 (45.83%) Web Services
7 11 (45.83%) MVC
8 9 (37.50%) CSS
9 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 7 (29.17%) WCF
10 7 (29.17%) jQuery
10 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (29.17%) SOAP
11 6 (25.00%) XML
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (25.00%) HTML5
12 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
12 5 (20.83%) Degree
12 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (20.83%) Ajax
12 5 (20.83%) XSD
12 5 (20.83%) XSLT
12 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
12 5 (20.83%) XHTML
13 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) Liferay
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (4.17%) DB2
5 1 (4.17%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (4.17%) QlikView
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.67%) MSTest
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.33%) Advertising
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 11 (45.83%) Web Services
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 7 (29.17%) SOAP
7 7 (29.17%) WCF
8 6 (25.00%) HTML5
8 6 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (20.83%) Ajax
9 5 (20.83%) XHTML
9 5 (20.83%) XSD
9 5 (20.83%) XSLT
10 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
11 3 (12.50%) CSS3
12 2 (8.33%) REST
12 2 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile Games
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) OO
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) MVVM
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.17%) SDLC
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) UML
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 17 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) ActionScript
6 2 (8.33%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (8.33%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (8.33%) C++
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) HNC
2 3 (12.50%) HND
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) ArcSight
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Splunk
Leicester, Leicestershire
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