The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Norfolk region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank - 37 36
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.54% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £235 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +6.25%
Software Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
221 185 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 94.04% 96.35% 88.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 148 136
Median daily rate £325 £250 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £58.40 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

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 Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Norfolk region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft