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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 91 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.29% 0.96% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.02% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 9
Median daily rate £333 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £306 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £379 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £47.50 £40.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.70 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.25 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.08%
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
1923 1963 1872
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.06% 94.15% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 1233 1066
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 £263 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 139 115
Median hourly rate £22.45 £16.33 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.47% -34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 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 30 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 -4 5 £463 - 1
Eastleigh - 4 £330 -
Hook +5 3 £290 -6.45%
Fareham - 3 £360 - 4
Southampton +17 1 £330 +46.66% 15
Winchester -16 1 £335 +1.51%
Andover - 1 - - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - - 3
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 26 (46.43%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 23 (41.07%) Security Cleared
3 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.71%) C++
4 19 (33.93%) SQL
5 18 (32.14%) Software Engineering
6 15 (26.79%) C
7 12 (21.43%) C#
7 12 (21.43%) Python
7 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
8 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (19.64%) PHP
9 10 (17.86%) DV Cleared
10 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
10 9 (16.07%) XML
11 8 (14.29%) Subversion
11 8 (14.29%) Unix
11 8 (14.29%) Perl
11 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
12 7 (12.50%) Ant
12 7 (12.50%) UML
12 7 (12.50%) MVC
12 7 (12.50%) SAN
12 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
12 7 (12.50%) Spring
12 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (12.50%) Validation
13 6 (10.71%) Web Development
13 6 (10.71%) CppUnit

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 6 (10.71%) Node.js
2 3 (5.36%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.79%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.79%) JBoss
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) LaTeX
1 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (1.79%) DVB
2 1 (1.79%) LDAP
2 1 (1.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.14%) Ingres
4 3 (5.36%) MySQL
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Subversion
2 7 (12.50%) Ant
3 6 (10.71%) ClearCase
3 6 (10.71%) CppUnit
3 6 (10.71%) GoogleTest
3 6 (10.71%) NUnit
3 6 (10.71%) WiX
4 4 (7.14%) ClearQuest
4 4 (7.14%) CruiseControl
4 4 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.36%) QUnit
6 2 (3.57%) Selenium
7 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.79%) JUnit
7 1 (1.79%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.79%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 4 (7.14%) Legal
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) XML
2 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 7 (12.50%) Spring
4 6 (10.71%) .NET
4 6 (10.71%) jQuery
5 5 (8.93%) HTML
6 4 (7.14%) Motif
6 4 (7.14%) wxWidgets
7 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.36%) Dojo
7 3 (5.36%) RESTful
7 3 (5.36%) Spring MVC
7 3 (5.36%) Web Services
8 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.57%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.57%) JSON
8 2 (3.57%) SOAP
8 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (3.57%) WinForms
8 2 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Algorithms
1 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Derivative
2 2 (3.57%) STB
3 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
3 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 8 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (5.36%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.50%) MVC
3 7 (12.50%) UML
3 7 (12.50%) Validation
4 6 (10.71%) OOD
4 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
4 6 (10.71%) Web Development
5 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.14%) OO
7 3 (5.36%) Microservices
7 3 (5.36%) Open Source
7 3 (5.36%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.36%) TDD
8 2 (3.57%) Integration Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Memory Management
8 2 (3.57%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.57%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) Java
2 20 (35.71%) C++
2 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 19 (33.93%) SQL
4 15 (26.79%) C
5 12 (21.43%) C#
5 12 (21.43%) Python
6 11 (19.64%) PHP
7 8 (14.29%) Perl
8 4 (7.14%) Ruby
8 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.57%) Go
9 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.57%) VB
9 2 (3.57%) VB6
10 1 (1.79%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.79%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.79%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.79%) Tcl
10 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Security Cleared
2 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 10 (17.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) PTC
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
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