The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 47 61 69
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 20 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.40% 1.94% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.90% 2.51% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 13
Median daily rate £400 £425 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £290 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £600 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.95 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.37%
Software Engineering
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
690 957 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.73% 77.49% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 471 544
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £527 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 57
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £10.00 £8.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +13 12 £425 -5.55% 7
Aylesbury - 1 £325 - 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) C++
3 12 (37.50%) Linux
4 11 (34.38%) Java
5 10 (31.25%) Scrum
6 9 (28.13%) TDD
7 8 (25.00%) Python
8 7 (21.88%) C#
9 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
9 6 (18.75%) SQL
9 6 (18.75%) .NET
9 6 (18.75%) Unix
9 6 (18.75%) Windows
9 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
10 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
10 5 (15.63%) Java EE
10 5 (15.63%) Spring
10 5 (15.63%) OO
10 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
10 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
11 4 (12.50%) Perl
11 4 (12.50%) C
11 4 (12.50%) Web Services
11 4 (12.50%) XML
11 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (12.50%) Degree
11 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (12.50%) Big Data
11 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
11 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.13%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) Internet
3 1 (3.13%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Big Data
1 4 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) Redis
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.38%) Ant
3 3 (9.38%) Gradle
3 3 (9.38%) JIRA
4 2 (6.25%) Maven
4 2 (6.25%) Moq
4 2 (6.25%) Subversion
4 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.13%) GDB
5 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
5 1 (3.13%) JUnit
5 1 (3.13%) LabVIEW
5 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.13%) Mockito
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (9.38%) Electronics
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Military
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Software Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) C++ Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Java Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Linux Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Unix Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Development Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) Java EE
2 5 (15.63%) Spring
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (9.38%) XSLT
5 2 (6.25%) Apache Camel
5 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 2 (6.25%) J2EE
5 2 (6.25%) Node.js
5 2 (6.25%) Spring Integration
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.13%) ELK Stack
6 1 (3.13%) Gherkin
6 1 (3.13%) REST
6 1 (3.13%) SAPUI5
6 1 (3.13%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.13%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Internet of Things
1 3 (9.38%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Unix
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Scrum
3 9 (28.13%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) OO
5 4 (12.50%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
6 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.38%) OOD
6 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Microservices
7 2 (6.25%) SDLC
7 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.25%) UML
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) C++
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 8 (25.00%) Python
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) C
7 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 2 (6.25%) Groovy
9 2 (6.25%) Ruby
10 1 (3.13%) ABAP
10 1 (3.13%) F#
10 1 (3.13%) Go
10 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.13%) VB
10 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) Luciad
2 1 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.13%) SAP
2 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
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