The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 33 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.57% 0.74% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 0.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £280 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 222 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 81.68% 82.22% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 174 110
Median daily rate £450 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 28
Median hourly rate £22.59 £18.68 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +17.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £17.88 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.15 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Software Engineering
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (90.00%) Code Coverage
1 9 (90.00%) Web Development
1 9 (90.00%) User Stories
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 (10.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (10.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Developer in Test
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 9 (90.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Code Coverage
1 9 (90.00%) User Stories
1 9 (90.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree