The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 25 18 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.46% 3.01% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 3.85% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
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£325 £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +6.66%
Software Engineering
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
190 130 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 84.82% 78.31% 81.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 60 84
Average daily rate £350 £338 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +27.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.53 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (38.10%) N-Tier
5 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (38.10%) C#
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 8 (38.10%) Web Services
5 8 (38.10%) MVC
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (38.10%) WCF
5 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 4 (19.05%) MDX
7 4 (19.05%) C++
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (14.29%) OpenGL ES
8 3 (14.29%) Lua
8 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (14.29%) HTML5

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 1 (4.76%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
1 8 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Valgrind
2 2 (9.52%) Gerrit
2 2 (9.52%) Redmine
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Software Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Web Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Applications Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Business Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Web Applications Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) COBOL Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Software Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) COBOL Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
1 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
1 8 (38.10%) Web Services
1 8 (38.10%) WCF
1 8 (38.10%) jQuery
1 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (19.05%) MDX
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (14.29%) Qt
3 3 (14.29%) OpenGL
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) GStreamer
3 3 (14.29%) WebKit
3 3 (14.29%) QML
3 3 (14.29%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) N-Tier
2 3 (14.29%) Streaming Video
3 2 (9.52%) STB
3 2 (9.52%) DTV
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (19.05%) C++
6 3 (14.29%) C
6 3 (14.29%) Java
6 3 (14.29%) Lua
6 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.76%) JCL
8 1 (4.76%) COBOL
8 1 (4.76%) Delphi
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (4.76%) Borland