The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 25.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +9.72%
Software Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Abingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
12 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 100.00% 100.00% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 13
Average daily rate £400 £400 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Engineer across the Abingdon region.

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer across the Abingdon region.

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) CUDA
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Infragistics
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) OpenMP
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) OpenMP
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
1 1 (33.33%) Silverlight
1 1 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) CUDA
2 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
2 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Parallel Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Infragistics