The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 18 April 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 Nottingham 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 39 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.31% 0.66% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.69% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £415 £400 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +56.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
306 290 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 93.87% 95.39% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 135 97
Average daily rate £350 £340 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +18.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £28.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Software Developer
Nottinghamshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Software Developer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin