Period
to 4 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Notepad++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Notepad++ over the 6 months to 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the 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.

Notepad++
UK
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 828 881
Contract jobs citing Notepad++ 0 1 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK - 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category - 0.014% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +128.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Notepad++ is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,804 7,395 8,805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.47% 8.23% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,137 4,332 5,317
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £148 £148 £145
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -0.71% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 622 765
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.58 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.56% +0.50% +3.13%
10th Percentile £11.51 £10.81 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.70 £44.13 £38.75
Median hourly rate £17.53 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +9.53% +3.23% +3.33%

Notepad++
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Notepad++ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Notepad++ in the UK

Notepad++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Notepad++.

Daily rate trend for Notepad++ in the UK