Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Fareham during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

Software Developer
Hampshire > Fareham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 33 16
Rank change year-on-year +10 -17 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 4.41% 0.81% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 1.02% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Fareham median daily rate £450 £335 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.33% -8.84% -
10th Percentile £388 £318 £322
90th Percentile £510 £353 £403
Hampshire median daily rate £334 £335 £330
% change year-on-year -0.45% +1.52% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Fareham median hourly rate £50.50 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.69% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year -3.53% -8.11% +8.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Fareham
Contract vacancies in Fareham with a recognized job title 179 197 91
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 87.75% 79.44% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 136 54
Fareham median daily rate £375 £405 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +28.06% +4.55%
10th Percentile £128 £225 £213
90th Percentile £498 £550 £584
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 25 9
Fareham median hourly rate £13.00 £11.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.64% -76.50% +233.33%
10th Percentile £9.85 £11.00 £12.20
90th Percentile £36.13 £32.75 £51.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +25.00% -

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Fareham.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Fareham

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in Fareham

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Fareham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Fareham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Developer in Fareham

Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Developer in Fareham

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Fareham region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Django
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) NumPy
4 4 (44.44%) Big Data
4 4 (44.44%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 4 (44.44%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (33.33%) Angular 2
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
6 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Fareham 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) JUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
2 4 (44.44%) Django
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) NumPy
3 3 (33.33%) Angular 2
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) LESS
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Qt
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Device Driver
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Acceptance Criteria
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Data Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SDET
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle