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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 28 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.65% 2.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 3.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £39.00 £36.98
% change year-on-year
+12.17% +5.46%
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
105 213 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 68.18% 82.88% 80.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 124 72
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £175 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.58 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% +43.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.00 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.50 £15.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) B2B
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (75.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) B2B
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree