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 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 81 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 30 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.60% 1.71% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.79% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 20
Median daily rate £309 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.43% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £367 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £46.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +8.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.34
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +10.07%
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
1732 2071 2032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.47% 95.44% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1055 1279 1113
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 145 135
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £18.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.08%

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 December 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 December 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
Basingstoke +3 4 £438 +38.88% 1
Hook +2 4 £295 +3.59%
Portsmouth -1 3 - - 8
Southampton -4 2 £450 +46.34% 6
Winchester +5 1 £330 -
Havant - 1 £450 - 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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

1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 21 (44.68%) SC Cleared
2 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
3 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (36.17%) Unix
4 17 (36.17%) .NET
5 16 (34.04%) C
5 16 (34.04%) C++
6 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
7 14 (29.79%) SQL
7 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
8 13 (27.66%) MVC
8 13 (27.66%) Python
9 12 (25.53%) C#
9 12 (25.53%) Java
10 11 (23.40%) Windows
10 11 (23.40%) MySQL
11 10 (21.28%) XML
11 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
12 9 (19.15%) HTML
12 9 (19.15%) Scrum
13 8 (17.02%) UML
13 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
13 8 (17.02%) SDLC
14 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
14 7 (14.89%) WCF
15 6 (12.77%) Degree
15 6 (12.77%) Replication
15 6 (12.77%) Validation
15 6 (12.77%) XML Messaging

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 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.26%) JBoss
3 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.26%) PaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Bluemix
4 1 (2.13%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) LAN
2 1 (2.13%) DVB
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) MySQL
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.64%) Ant
2 5 (10.64%) JIRA
2 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.51%) GoogleTest
3 4 (8.51%) NUnit
4 3 (6.38%) ClearCase
4 3 (6.38%) CppUnit
4 3 (6.38%) Grunt
4 3 (6.38%) gulp
4 3 (6.38%) Jasmine
4 3 (6.38%) JUnit
4 3 (6.38%) webpack
5 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.26%) Maven
6 1 (2.13%) JMeter
6 1 (2.13%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
2 3 (6.38%) Games
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Military
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Avionics
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 10 (21.28%) XML
3 9 (19.15%) HTML
4 7 (14.89%) WCF
5 6 (12.77%) CSS
5 6 (12.77%) MFC
5 6 (12.77%) React
5 6 (12.77%) XML Messaging
6 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (8.51%) Spring
7 4 (8.51%) Web Services
8 3 (6.38%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.38%) HTML5
8 3 (6.38%) Redux
8 3 (6.38%) RESTful
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.26%) Aurelia
9 2 (4.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Client/Server
1 6 (12.77%) Replication
2 4 (8.51%) Derivative
3 2 (4.26%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.26%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 17 (36.17%) Unix
3 11 (23.40%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.13%) Android
5 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
3 13 (27.66%) MVC
4 10 (21.28%) Configuration Management
5 9 (19.15%) Scrum
6 8 (17.02%) SDLC
6 8 (17.02%) UML
7 6 (12.77%) Code Coverage
7 6 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (12.77%) Validation
8 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.64%) Data Transformation
9 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
9 4 (8.51%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (8.51%) TDD
10 3 (6.38%) OO
10 3 (6.38%) OOD
10 3 (6.38%) Project Management
10 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) C
1 16 (34.04%) C++
2 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
4 13 (27.66%) Python
5 12 (25.53%) C#
5 12 (25.53%) Java
6 3 (6.38%) F#
6 3 (6.38%) Go
7 2 (4.26%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.26%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) Ruby
7 2 (4.26%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) Tcl
8 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) SC Cleared
1 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) DO-178B
1 2 (4.26%) MISRA
1 2 (4.26%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.13%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Telerik
3 3 (6.38%) Google
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
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