The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 46 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.52% 0.52% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 0.54% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Median daily rate £280 £304 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% -13.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Software Developer
South West

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
559 734 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 93.79% 94.95% 97.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 494 457
Median daily rate £375 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 36 34
Median hourly rate £37.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.19% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £32.50 £37.50
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 Wiltshire

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

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Swindon - 6 £320 - 5
Chippenham - 2 £300 - 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wiltshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 14 (70.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (60.00%) .NET
5 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (55.00%) HTML5
6 10 (50.00%) C#
7 9 (45.00%) Web Development
8 8 (40.00%) C++
8 8 (40.00%) CSS
8 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
11 5 (25.00%) Big Data
11 5 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
11 5 (25.00%) Data Analytics
11 5 (25.00%) HBase
11 5 (25.00%) Redis
11 5 (25.00%) Neo4j
11 5 (25.00%) Ansible
11 5 (25.00%) Docker
11 5 (25.00%) DevOps
11 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
11 5 (25.00%) Kubernetes
11 5 (25.00%) GraphX
11 5 (25.00%) Mesosphere
11 5 (25.00%) Analytics
11 5 (25.00%) Apache Avro

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 5 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) DNS
1 5 (25.00%) DSL
1 5 (25.00%) FCAPS
1 5 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) CouchDB
2 5 (25.00%) HBase
2 5 (25.00%) Neo4j
2 5 (25.00%) Parquet
2 5 (25.00%) Redis
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
2 14 (70.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (55.00%) HTML5
5 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) Akka
6 5 (25.00%) Apache Avro
6 5 (25.00%) CSS3
6 5 (25.00%) GraphX
6 5 (25.00%) ODBC
6 5 (25.00%) REST
6 5 (25.00%) SOAP
6 5 (25.00%) Web Services
6 5 (25.00%) WebSockets
7 4 (20.00%) XML
8 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.00%) FFmpeg
8 3 (15.00%) MFC
9 1 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (10.00%) Video Editing
3 1 (5.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
1 5 (25.00%) Mesosphere
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Web Development
2 5 (25.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) Use Case
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (40.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) Scala
4 5 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Ansible
1 5 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Nokia
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft