The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - - 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £276
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.54% +3.33%
Software Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford 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
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
167 225 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 91.26% 99.56% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 116 82
Average daily rate £395 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 13
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £33.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Software Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Borland
3 2 (33.33%) Server+ Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Delphi
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Server+ Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Borland