The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 29.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Abingdon 58.82% 63.33% 65.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Abingdon

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) C++/CLI
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Perforce
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) PhD
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Infragistics
4 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (20.00%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) CUDA

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Abingdon region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) OpenMP
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) CUDA
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Refactoring
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) OOD
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) C++/CLI
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) Infragistics