The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 90 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 27 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.25% 1.07% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.14% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 8
Median daily rate £350 £330 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £321 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £397 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.00 £40.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £45.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +12.05%
Software Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2058 2113 1887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.10% 93.91% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1311 1275 1097
Median daily rate £383 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.39% +8.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 136 120
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £11.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Portsmouth +6 6 £475 - 3
Hook +2 3 £290 -
Eastleigh - 3 - -
Fareham - 3 £360 - 2
Southampton +16 1 £330 -5.71% 17
Winchester -14 1 - - 3
Basingstoke - 1 - - 3
Romsey - 1 £450 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Hampshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 25 (43.10%) Java
2 23 (39.66%) Linux
3 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
4 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
5 19 (32.76%) C++
6 18 (31.03%) SQL
7 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
8 14 (24.14%) C#
9 13 (22.41%) C
10 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (18.97%) PHP
11 10 (17.24%) XML
11 10 (17.24%) Python
11 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
11 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
12 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
13 8 (13.79%) Perl
13 8 (13.79%) .NET
13 8 (13.79%) MVC
13 8 (13.79%) Web Development
13 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
14 7 (12.07%) Node.js
14 7 (12.07%) jQuery
14 7 (12.07%) Spring
14 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (12.07%) Validation
14 7 (12.07%) SAN
14 7 (12.07%) HTML
15 6 (10.34%) WiX
15 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 7 (12.07%) Node.js
2 3 (5.17%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.72%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.72%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) LaTeX
1 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.17%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) DVB
2 1 (1.72%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.90%) Ingres
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) WiX
2 5 (8.62%) NUnit
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
3 4 (6.90%) Ant
3 4 (6.90%) ClearCase
3 4 (6.90%) ClearQuest
3 4 (6.90%) CppUnit
3 4 (6.90%) CruiseControl
3 4 (6.90%) GoogleTest
3 4 (6.90%) Jasmine
4 3 (5.17%) QUnit
5 2 (3.45%) Selenium
6 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.72%) JUnit
6 1 (1.72%) Moq
6 1 (1.72%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.90%) Aerospace
1 4 (6.90%) Legal
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) XML
2 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
3 7 (12.07%) HTML
3 7 (12.07%) jQuery
3 7 (12.07%) Spring
4 5 (8.62%) RESTful
4 5 (8.62%) Web Services
5 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
5 4 (6.90%) Middleware
5 4 (6.90%) Motif
5 4 (6.90%) wxWidgets
6 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.17%) Dojo
6 3 (5.17%) Spring MVC
7 2 (3.45%) Backbone.js
7 2 (3.45%) Ember.js
7 2 (3.45%) Entity Framework
7 2 (3.45%) HTML5
7 2 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) PKI
3 1 (1.72%) STB
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
2 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.79%) MVC
3 8 (13.79%) Web Development
4 7 (12.07%) Validation
5 5 (8.62%) Open Source
5 5 (8.62%) UML
5 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.90%) OOD
7 3 (5.17%) Microservices
7 3 (5.17%) OO
7 3 (5.17%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.17%) TDD
8 2 (3.45%) Automated Testing
8 2 (3.45%) Issue Tracking
8 2 (3.45%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.45%) SOA
9 1 (1.72%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.10%) Java
2 22 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.76%) C++
4 18 (31.03%) SQL
5 14 (24.14%) C#
6 13 (22.41%) C
7 11 (18.97%) PHP
8 10 (17.24%) Python
9 8 (13.79%) Perl
10 4 (6.90%) Ruby
10 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.45%) Go
12 1 (1.72%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.72%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (1.72%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.72%) Tcl
12 1 (1.72%) VB6
12 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (36.21%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) DV Cleared
2 10 (17.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Netcool
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) IBM
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Lumension
3 1 (1.72%) PTC
3 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
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