Period
to 24 November 2020

The median contractor rate for a Software Development Director was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 24 November 2020.

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 Development Director
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - - 668
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Director 0 0 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK excluding London - - 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £1,000
UK median daily rate - - £1,000
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 14,608 42,035 52,126
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.34% 94.42% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,994 25,821 32,126
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £192 £208 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £463 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +0.54% +2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,076 2,269 2,360
Median hourly rate £22.50 £18.16 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.90% +3.77% -
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.17 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.71 £48.25
Median hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% +8.11% -1.02%

Software Development Director
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Software Development Director in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Director in the UK excluding London

Software Development Director
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Software Development Director in the UK excluding London.

Daily rate trend for Software Development Director in the UK excluding London