The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Stoke-on-Trent region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank - 15 11
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 2.70% 8.82%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.86% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.66% -
Software Developer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
67 35 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 95.71% 94.59% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 23
Median daily rate £338 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £239 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Stoke-on-Trent region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent