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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 27 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.12% 0.75% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.91% 1.18% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.78% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Software Engineering
West Yorkshire

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
186 85 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 86.51% 63.91% 70.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 58 51
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £50.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.00% +302.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £50.00 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.33 £50.00 £142.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 6 (42.86%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (42.86%) WCF
5 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) MDX
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
8 1 (7.14%) SOAP
8 1 (7.14%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Business Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Web Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Applications Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) WCF
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) MDX
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
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