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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 101 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.91% 0.74% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.78% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 9
Median daily rate £335 £330 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £283 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £381
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +6.25%
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
1848 2039 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.29% 94.84% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 1291 1098
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 £275 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 137 112
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.17 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Fareham -7 2 £348 -15.24% 11
Portsmouth -17 2 - - 5
Eastleigh - 2 £330 - 1
Winchester -6 1 £335 +1.51% 2
Andover - 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - - 2
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (53.19%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 23 (48.94%) Security Cleared
3 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
3 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.04%) C++
5 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
6 14 (29.79%) C
7 13 (27.66%) Python
8 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
9 10 (21.28%) Unix
10 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
10 9 (19.15%) Perl
10 9 (19.15%) Ant
10 9 (19.15%) Subversion
11 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
11 8 (17.02%) PHP
11 8 (17.02%) C#
11 8 (17.02%) UML
12 7 (14.89%) OO
12 7 (14.89%) MySQL
12 7 (14.89%) HTML
12 7 (14.89%) SAN
12 7 (14.89%) MVC
13 6 (12.77%) Project Management
13 6 (12.77%) ClearCase
13 6 (12.77%) OOD
13 6 (12.77%) SQL Server

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 3 (6.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (4.26%) GlassFish
2 2 (4.26%) JBoss
2 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) LaTeX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Bluemix
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) DVB
2 2 (4.26%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Ant
1 9 (19.15%) Subversion
2 6 (12.77%) ClearCase
2 6 (12.77%) CppUnit
2 6 (12.77%) GoogleTest
2 6 (12.77%) NUnit
3 5 (10.64%) WiX
4 4 (8.51%) Jasmine
4 4 (8.51%) QUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) JUnit
5 2 (4.26%) NetBeans
5 2 (4.26%) Selenium
6 1 (2.13%) Maven
6 1 (2.13%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) HTML
2 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
2 6 (12.77%) jQuery
2 6 (12.77%) Spring
2 6 (12.77%) XML
3 4 (8.51%) Dojo
3 4 (8.51%) Node.js
3 4 (8.51%) RESTful
3 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
4 3 (6.38%) Backbone.js
4 3 (6.38%) CSS
4 3 (6.38%) JSON
4 3 (6.38%) React
4 3 (6.38%) SOAP
4 3 (6.38%) Web Services
4 3 (6.38%) XSLT
5 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.26%) HTML5
5 2 (4.26%) PrimeFaces
5 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Derivative
2 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) STB
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Unix
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
4 9 (19.15%) Configuration Management
5 8 (17.02%) UML
6 7 (14.89%) MVC
6 7 (14.89%) OO
7 6 (12.77%) Integration Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Memory Management
7 6 (12.77%) Multithreading
7 6 (12.77%) OOD
7 6 (12.77%) Project Management
7 6 (12.77%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (12.77%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (12.77%) Use Case
7 6 (12.77%) Validation
7 6 (12.77%) Web Development
8 4 (8.51%) TDD
9 3 (6.38%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (6.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
3 16 (34.04%) C++
4 15 (31.91%) SQL
5 14 (29.79%) C
6 13 (27.66%) Python
7 9 (19.15%) Perl
8 8 (17.02%) C#
8 8 (17.02%) PHP
9 3 (6.38%) Go
9 3 (6.38%) Ruby
10 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
10 2 (4.26%) Tcl
11 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.13%) VB
11 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 23 (48.94%) Security Cleared
2 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £370 per day
Posted: 25 days ago