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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 29 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 5 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.04% 3.98% 6.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 5.97% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 16
Average daily rate
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£250 £225 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -39.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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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 Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 134 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 78.37% 66.67% 87.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 75 140
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £152 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 9
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.25 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.93% +56.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £13.43 £21.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £39.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 11 (91.67%) C
1 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
1 11 (91.67%) GoogleTest
2 10 (83.33%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) UML
3 9 (75.00%) OOD
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 6 (50.00%) UNIX
6 5 (41.67%) NUnit
7 3 (25.00%) Subversion
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
8 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Memory Management
8 2 (16.67%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
9 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (8.33%) Java
9 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
9 1 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (8.33%) Android
9 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (8.33%) Android Development
9 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
9 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) GoogleTest
2 5 (41.67%) NUnit
3 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 1 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 8 (66.67%) C Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Android Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Unit Testing
2 9 (75.00%) UML
2 9 (75.00%) OOD
3 3 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 2 (16.67%) Memory Management
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C
2 10 (83.33%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (8.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared