The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South East / Middlesex
Rank - 22 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - 2.00% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.13 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +22.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111 147 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 90.24% 98.00% 91.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 91 108
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +224.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Middlesex region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun