The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bournemouth region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 10 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.63% - 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% - 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £328 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +14.47%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
36 83 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 94.74% 100.00% 98.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 55 57
Median daily rate £363 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £125 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bournemouth region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bournemouth region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver Development

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Device Driver Development
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC