The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 78 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.15% - 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£380 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £420 £313
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +34.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.83 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.10% -3.33%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1202 966 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.04% 93.33% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 485 409
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 79 72
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 2 £380 -
High Wycombe - - - - 2
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft