The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Norfolk region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 35 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 0.40% 1.89% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 1.99% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Job Titles Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
217 151 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 85.77% 94.97% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 93 111
Average daily rate £250 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 12
Average hourly rate £28.75 £17.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.09 £10.46 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £37.50 £23.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - - - -
Thetford - - - -
Software Developer
East of England

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) WPF
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) UML
4 4 (40.00%) Degree
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) LINQ
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) XHTML
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) ION Trading
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (10.00%) REST
7 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) LINC
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) jQuery

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (30.00%) LINQ
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) UML
1 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) LINC
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) ION Trading