The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bracknell region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 43 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.30% 2.91% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 3.03% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £160 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -50.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £36.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
310 264 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 91.99% 96.00% 88.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 95 137
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £183 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 31 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Bracknell region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle