Period
to 16 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 16 July 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
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 65 63
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.82% 1.60% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.68% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 8
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +18.52%
10th Percentile £388 £349 £323
90th Percentile £413 £498 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £381 £400
% change year-on-year -16.07% -4.69% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 586 833 831
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.20% 96.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 501 494
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +5.26% -3.18%
10th Percentile £195 £236 £250
90th Percentile £586 £550 £535
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £395
% change year-on-year -3.13% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 32
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.27 £13.75 £13.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.78% +4.86% -11.85%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.86 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.45 £45.75 £26.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £13.86
% change year-on-year -20.00% +26.26% +2.67%

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 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 16 July 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 +2 5 £400 +3.23% 18
Software Developer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Xamarin
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Travis CI
3 2 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) Spock
3 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) OAuth2
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) OAuth
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Confluence
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio

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 (40.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (40.00%) Spock
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) Travis CI
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) OAuth
1 2 (40.00%) OAuth2
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Xamarin