The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Guildford region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 18 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.33% - 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £463 - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.34
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +10.07%
Software Developer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
123 93 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 95.35% 95.88% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 41 132
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £13.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Guildford region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL