The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 87 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 0.56% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.59% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Software Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1148 1350 1207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.07% 94.67% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 789 719
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 50 50
Median hourly rate £27.31 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +7 1 - - 3
Woking - 1 - - 3
Farnham - 1 - -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Surrey region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) Subversion
5 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) SOAP
6 4 (26.67%) Java
6 4 (26.67%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (20.00%) Analytics
7 3 (20.00%) Automotive
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (20.00%) C#
7 3 (20.00%) PHP
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) .NET
7 3 (20.00%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) Python
7 3 (20.00%) Web Services
7 3 (20.00%) Ajax
7 3 (20.00%) Spring
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) REST
8 2 (13.33%) High Availability
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Simulink
1 1 (6.67%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (6.67%) Force.com
3 1 (6.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) ANTLR
3 1 (6.67%) Bower
3 1 (6.67%) FxCop
3 1 (6.67%) Grunt
3 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (6.67%) JSHint
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) NDepend
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) StyleCop
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) Apache Thrift
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (13.33%) JMS
5 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (13.33%) XACML
6 1 (6.67%) DAO
6 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) CentOS
2 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) BPMN
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
3 3 (20.00%) Python
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) Apex Code
5 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
5 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) SOQL
5 1 (6.67%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) DO-178B
1 2 (13.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
1 2 (13.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
1 2 (13.33%) Zend
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter
Guildford
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Rate: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago