Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 24 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 80 61
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 11 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.14% 0.51% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.54% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 10
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £331 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.85% -3.64% -8.03%
10th Percentile £373 £313 £268
90th Percentile £475 £370 £413
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +13.79% +3.57% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 915 930 912
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 95.19% 96.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 487 545
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £213
90th Percentile £561 £549 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £392 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +1.16% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 52
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.80% -7.41% +3.85%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £10.04
90th Percentile £28.50 £24.30 £37.60
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.73 £13.55 £13.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% +4.21% -3.70%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +9 11 £450 +35.85% 8
Software Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) B2C
3 5 (45.45%) Android
3 5 (45.45%) Calabash
3 5 (45.45%) Android SDK
3 5 (45.45%) Android Development
4 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
4 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
4 4 (36.36%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Advertising
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
4 4 (36.36%) Grails
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Lucene
4 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
5 2 (18.18%) C#
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 1 (9.09%) .NET

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 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) NoSQL
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Calabash
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) JMeter
2 1 (9.09%) Protractor
2 1 (9.09%) RSpec
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Advertising
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Android SDK
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) JSON
1 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 4 (36.36%) Grails
2 4 (36.36%) Lucene
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Android Development
2 5 (45.45%) B2C
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) SDET
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Apple Swift
3 4 (36.36%) Objective-C
4 2 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft