The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottingham region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 33 51 42
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.33% 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 0.44% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £338 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.88 £35.18
% change year-on-year
-3.13% +24.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
349 455 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.94% 95.59% 98.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 228 175
Median daily rate £368 £399 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.83% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 24
Median hourly rate £12.23 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.67% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Nottingham region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (61.54%) MSTest
3 8 (61.54%) WCF
3 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) Degree
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) HNC
5 4 (30.77%) HND
5 4 (30.77%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) C++
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) TDD
8 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (7.69%) Advertising
8 1 (7.69%) Migration

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (7.69%) QlikView
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MSTest
1 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
1 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
1 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) WCF
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) Angular 2
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) OpenGL
6 1 (7.69%) Qt
6 1 (7.69%) Qt Quick
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.69%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) HNC
1 4 (30.77%) HND
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle