The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank - 19 20
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth - 0.93% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.95% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42 105 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 95.45% 97.22% 97.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 76 62
Median daily rate £363 £440 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.61% +9.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £170 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £750 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Median hourly rate £14.99 £12.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.93% -62.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £8.75 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £13.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Developer in Bournemouth