The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basingstoke region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 21 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 9 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.64% 8.92% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.32% 11.18% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 1
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£350 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +39.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
123 170 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 63.40% 79.81% 63.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 95 34
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £277 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +110.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £21.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.00 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Software Engineering
Hampshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 July 2014, 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 8 (44.44%) SQL
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) Apache
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) C
5 4 (22.22%) C++
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Middleware
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (11.11%) ESRI
7 2 (11.11%) ArcGIS
7 2 (11.11%) MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.11%) LTE
2 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.56%) GSM
2 1 (5.56%) UMTS
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) UTRAN
2 1 (5.56%) 2G
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.56%) NCrunch
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
1 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Android Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Android Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Python Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) C Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) XSLT
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware
5 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) VHDL
3 1 (5.56%) Derivative
3 1 (5.56%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) SUSE
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) MVC
3 2 (11.11%) Scrum
3 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.11%) Android Development
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) BDD
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.56%) UML
4 1 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) C
4 4 (22.22%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VBScript
7 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) ESRI
3 1 (5.56%) Intel
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat