The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 24 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 5 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.33% 5.06% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 6.19% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £315 £275 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% -37.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +16.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 194 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 73.02% 81.86% 72.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 110 72
Median daily rate £325 £375 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £268 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £82.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +135.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £82.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
1 6 (85.71%) IP Telephony
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (28.57%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) IP Telephony
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Unix
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Virtual Servers
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft