The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 18 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -6
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 38 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.10% 3.30% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.94% 4.17% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 17
Median daily rate £350 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £38.75 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.25% -35.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Software Engineering
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
425 647 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 79.44% 79.10% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 369 319
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 36 45
Median hourly rate £36.25 £15.77 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.86% -47.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Cambridge +21 26 £375 +0.06% 75
Peterborough - 4 £350 - 7
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 29 (52.73%) C
2 17 (30.91%) Python
3 16 (29.09%) C++
3 16 (29.09%) Embedded C
4 15 (27.27%) C#
5 14 (25.45%) REST
6 12 (21.82%) Linux
7 11 (20.00%) .NET
7 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (18.18%) Degree
9 9 (16.36%) JSON
10 8 (14.55%) HTML
10 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
11 7 (12.73%) Electronics
11 7 (12.73%) Perl
11 7 (12.73%) Oracle
11 7 (12.73%) CSS
11 7 (12.73%) Windows
11 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
12 6 (10.91%) DevOps
12 6 (10.91%) Internet of Things
12 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.91%) Bluetooth
12 6 (10.91%) SSL
12 6 (10.91%) Internet
12 6 (10.91%) TDD
12 6 (10.91%) X.509
13 5 (9.09%) MVC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.27%) IaaS
2 4 (7.27%) PaaS
3 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.91%) Bluetooth
2 6 (10.91%) Internet
2 6 (10.91%) SSL
2 6 (10.91%) X.509
3 4 (7.27%) Wireless
4 3 (5.45%) HTTP
5 1 (1.82%) 3G
5 1 (1.82%) LDAP
5 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.27%) Big Data
3 4 (7.27%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.64%) DB2
5 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.82%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.45%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.82%) Ant
3 1 (1.82%) Bower
3 1 (1.82%) GCC
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) GoogleTest
3 1 (1.82%) gulp
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.73%) Electronics
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Software Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (25.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (20.00%) Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Integration Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) REST
2 11 (20.00%) .NET
3 9 (16.36%) JSON
4 8 (14.55%) HTML
5 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
5 7 (12.73%) CSS
6 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
6 4 (7.27%) Node.js
6 4 (7.27%) Web Services
6 4 (7.27%) WPF
7 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
7 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.45%) XML
8 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (3.64%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (3.64%) jQuery
8 2 (3.64%) LINQ
8 2 (3.64%) SOAP
8 2 (3.64%) WCF
9 1 (1.82%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Internet of Things
2 5 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.27%) Biology
4 2 (3.64%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.82%) Home Automation
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) MPEG
5 1 (1.82%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.82%) SCADA
5 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.82%) STB
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) Unix
4 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.27%) Ubuntu
5 3 (5.45%) Nucleus RTOS
5 3 (5.45%) VxWorks
6 2 (3.64%) Android
6 2 (3.64%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.82%) AIX
7 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.82%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.91%) DevOps
2 6 (10.91%) E-Commerce
2 6 (10.91%) TDD
3 5 (9.09%) MVC
4 4 (7.27%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (7.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (7.27%) MVVM
5 3 (5.45%) Multithreading
5 3 (5.45%) Prototyping
5 3 (5.45%) Refactoring
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
5 3 (5.45%) Validation
5 3 (5.45%) Web Development
6 2 (3.64%) OO
6 2 (3.64%) SDLC
7 1 (1.82%) API Development
7 1 (1.82%) Microservices
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) C
2 17 (30.91%) Python
3 16 (29.09%) C++
3 16 (29.09%) Embedded C
4 15 (27.27%) C#
5 10 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.73%) Perl
7 5 (9.09%) Java
8 4 (7.27%) SQL
9 3 (5.45%) XAML
10 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.82%) XPath
10 1 (1.82%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) PhD
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) JTAG
2 1 (1.82%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 2 (3.64%) Atmel
2 2 (3.64%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe
3 1 (1.82%) Apple
3 1 (1.82%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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