The median contractor rate for a Software Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 40 37 36
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.29% 0.30% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.32% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £338 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £29.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 327 316 325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.70% 93.49% 92.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 170 162
Median daily rate £380 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 15 64
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.61 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% +3.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £26.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Warwickshire

Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Developer in Warwickshire

Software Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Developer in Warwickshire

Software Developer
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 1 - - 2
Software Developer
West Midlands

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Warwickshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Infotainment
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 2 (100.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Infotainment
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python