The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester 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 1 August 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 Winchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 7.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£280 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +2.73%
Job Titles Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49 58 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 87.50% 96.67% 97.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 35 32
Average daily rate £338 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 4
Average hourly rate £10.38 £16.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.12% -54.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.52 £10.50 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) NAS
5 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) Middleware
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) UNIX
7 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (12.50%) WCF
7 1 (12.50%) WPF
7 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) NAS
3 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared