The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.15% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.06% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £39.00 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+12.17% +4.69%
Software Engineering
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
72 70 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 82.76% 81.40% 63.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 36 14
Average daily rate £325 £150 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -50.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £88 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Software Engineering
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) LabWindows
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Belfast
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 16 days ago