The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 66 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.50% 0.70% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.73% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Average daily rate
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£304 £350 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.21% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £350 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
743 682 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 93.69% 95.38% 93.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 445 332
Average daily rate £398 £373 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.71% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 47
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.85% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (33.33%) XSLT
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) JDBC
4 3 (33.33%) JSP
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (33.33%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (22.22%) Ada
5 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
2 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 3 (33.33%) JDBC
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) XSLT
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (33.33%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Ada
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
6 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
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