The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 23 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 Surrey 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 75 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.35% 0.54% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.59% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 5
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £285 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £305
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £28.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1367 1194 1570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.18% 92.70% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 576 814
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 85 117
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 3 £350 - 1
Leatherhead 0 2 £375 +4.16%
Woking -11 2 £430 +7.50% 5
Reigate - 2 - -
Camberley - 1 £335 -
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Redhill - - - - 2
Haslemere - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) C#
3 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (40.00%) MVC
6 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (26.67%) TDD
8 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 7 (23.33%) WCF
9 7 (23.33%) Spring
9 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
10 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
10 6 (20.00%) NHibernate
10 6 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (16.67%) Linux
12 4 (13.33%) XML
12 4 (13.33%) XSLT
12 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
12 4 (13.33%) C++
12 4 (13.33%) Finance
12 4 (13.33%) Windows
12 4 (13.33%) jQuery
12 4 (13.33%) WPF
12 4 (13.33%) LINQ
12 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) 3G
1 1 (3.33%) TELNET
1 1 (3.33%) 2G
1 1 (3.33%) SNMP
1 1 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (3.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) MSTest
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (23.33%) WCF
4 7 (23.33%) Spring
5 6 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (13.33%) XML
6 4 (13.33%) XSLT
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) WPF
6 4 (13.33%) LINQ
7 3 (10.00%) HTML
8 2 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (6.67%) REST
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
9 1 (3.33%) iBATIS
9 1 (3.33%) Velocity
9 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.33%) iPhone
2 1 (3.33%) Telematics
2 1 (3.33%) iPad
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 6 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Content Management
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) SOA
8 2 (6.67%) Network Management
8 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
9 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.33%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Huawei
3 1 (3.33%) Telerik
3 1 (3.33%) Greenplum
3 1 (3.33%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (3.33%) MathWorks
3 1 (3.33%) Nortel
3 1 (3.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (3.33%) Red Gate
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago