The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Norfolk during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
East of England / Norfolk
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk - 1.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
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 Norfolk. 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
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 136 183 179
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 97.84% 96.83% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 126 117
Median daily rate £400 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 40
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +18.51%  
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 Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Norfolk

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in Norfolk

Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Developer in Norfolk

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Norfolk region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL