Period
to 17 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 70 66
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 19 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.77% 1.27% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 1.34% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 3
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.14% +1.75%
10th Percentile £382 £313 £229
90th Percentile £531 £475 £466
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Nottinghamshire with a recognized job title 652 898 874
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.04% 94.83% 96.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 597 487
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £241 £263 £265
90th Percentile £542 £563 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £380
% change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 36 33
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £11.86 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.75% - -
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £18.98 £22.63 £25.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.97 £13.25
% change year-on-year -3.11% +12.94% -1.85%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Nottinghamshire

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in Nottinghamshire

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Developer in Nottinghamshire

Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Developer in Nottinghamshire

Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +17 19 £450 - 19
Software Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 12 (63.16%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 12 (63.16%) Docker
3 10 (52.63%) SDET
3 10 (52.63%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) Selenium
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (42.11%) OO
5 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
6 7 (36.84%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (36.84%) Finance
6 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
6 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 5 (26.32%) TDD
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) Microservices
9 4 (21.05%) User Stories
9 4 (21.05%) Travis CI
9 4 (21.05%) Spring
9 4 (21.05%) SQL
9 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
10 3 (15.79%) JIRA
10 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
10 3 (15.79%) NoSQL

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon S3
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.26%) GIS
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 9 (47.37%) Selenium
3 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (21.05%) Travis CI
5 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
5 3 (15.79%) Gradle
5 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) JUnit
5 3 (15.79%) Maven
5 3 (15.79%) Spock
6 1 (5.26%) Gatling
6 1 (5.26%) Moq
6 1 (5.26%) Protractor
6 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) Spring Boot
4 2 (10.53%) React
4 2 (10.53%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) JSF
5 1 (5.26%) Kafka
5 1 (5.26%) Node.js
5 1 (5.26%) OpenCL
5 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.26%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) GPGPU
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 10 (52.63%) SDET
3 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
3 8 (42.11%) OO
4 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
5 5 (26.32%) Microservices
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) User Stories
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) BDD
7 2 (10.53%) Data Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) ETL
7 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) MVVM
8 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) COBOL
5 1 (5.26%) GLSL
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Splunk
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Xamarin