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 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 11 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 62 27 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.54% 4.09% 5.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.00% 5.36% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 16
Median daily rate £328 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.63% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £290 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.96% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £35.60 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.50%
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
477 504 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.12% 76.36% 78.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 306 360
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 39 51
Median hourly rate £39.25 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 11 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
Cambridge +22 41 £328 -18.63% 50
Peterborough 0 2 - - 4
Software Engineering
East of England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 52 (55.32%) C
2 33 (35.11%) Embedded C
3 32 (34.04%) Linux
4 27 (28.72%) Python
5 26 (27.66%) Degree
6 21 (22.34%) REST
7 20 (21.28%) C#
7 20 (21.28%) C++
8 18 (19.15%) Computer Science
9 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
9 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
10 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (13.83%) Node.js
11 13 (13.83%) Relational Database
11 13 (13.83%) Docker
12 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (12.77%) Regression Testing
12 12 (12.77%) Windows
12 12 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (12.77%) MongoDB
13 11 (11.70%) PaaS
13 11 (11.70%) IaaS
13 11 (11.70%) .NET
13 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
14 10 (10.64%) Perl
14 10 (10.64%) HTML
14 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
15 9 (9.57%) Electronics
15 9 (9.57%) Wireless
15 9 (9.57%) CSS

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 (2.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.06%) CMS
2 1 (1.06%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (11.70%) IaaS
3 11 (11.70%) PaaS
4 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) TCP/IP
2 9 (9.57%) Wireless
3 8 (8.51%) Internet
3 8 (8.51%) SSL
4 7 (7.45%) X.509
5 6 (6.38%) Bluetooth
6 5 (5.32%) HTTP
6 5 (5.32%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (4.26%) ZigBee
8 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.06%) Firewall
8 1 (1.06%) LDAP
8 1 (1.06%) LTE
8 1 (1.06%) SAN
8 1 (1.06%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.83%) Relational Database
2 12 (12.77%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.26%) Big Data
3 4 (4.26%) MySQL
4 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.06%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) LabVIEW
2 4 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.13%) GCC
3 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.06%) Bower
4 1 (1.06%) CMake
4 1 (1.06%) CppUnit
4 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.06%) GDB
4 1 (1.06%) GoogleTest
4 1 (1.06%) gulp
4 1 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.06%) Selenium
4 1 (1.06%) Subversion
4 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (9.57%) Electronics
2 4 (4.26%) Finance
3 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Automotive
4 1 (1.06%) Avionics
4 1 (1.06%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (46.81%) Software Engineer
2 29 (30.85%) Developer
3 27 (28.72%) Embedded Engineer
4 22 (23.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 13 (13.83%) Embedded C Engineer
6 10 (10.64%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (10.64%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) C Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Embedded C Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Embedded Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Node.js Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Python Software Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.51%) MongoDB Developer
9 5 (5.32%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Java Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.34%) REST
2 13 (13.83%) Node.js
3 11 (11.70%) .NET
4 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
4 10 (10.64%) HTML
5 9 (9.57%) CSS
6 8 (8.51%) JSON
7 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.19%) jQuery
7 3 (3.19%) RESTful
7 3 (3.19%) WCF
8 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.13%) HTML5
8 2 (2.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (2.13%) OSGi
8 2 (2.13%) Silverlight
8 2 (2.13%) WinForms
8 2 (2.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (7.45%) Internet of Things
4 6 (6.38%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.26%) Biology
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.13%) iPad
7 2 (2.13%) SCADA
8 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.06%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (1.06%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.06%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.06%) Home Automation
8 1 (1.06%) Ontologies
8 1 (1.06%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.04%) Linux
2 12 (12.77%) Windows
3 9 (9.57%) Unix
4 7 (7.45%) Mac OS X
5 5 (5.32%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.26%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (3.19%) Nucleus RTOS
7 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.19%) VxWorks
7 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.13%) ThreadX
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
2 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (12.77%) Regression Testing
3 7 (7.45%) DevOps
3 7 (7.45%) MVC
3 7 (7.45%) Web Development
4 6 (6.38%) SDLC
4 6 (6.38%) TDD
5 5 (5.32%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (4.26%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (4.26%) Machine Learning
6 4 (4.26%) Scrum
6 4 (4.26%) Signal Processing
6 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.19%) Migration
7 3 (3.19%) Prototyping
7 3 (3.19%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.13%) Data Migration
8 2 (2.13%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 52 (55.32%) C
2 33 (35.11%) Embedded C
3 27 (28.72%) Python
4 20 (21.28%) C#
4 20 (21.28%) C++
5 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.64%) Perl
7 6 (6.38%) Java
8 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
8 5 (5.32%) SQL
9 2 (2.13%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.06%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.06%) PHP
10 1 (1.06%) XAML
10 1 (1.06%) XPath
10 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 26 (27.66%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.19%) Postgraduate
3 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) JTAG
2 3 (3.19%) QA
3 2 (2.13%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.06%) MISRA
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) Docker
2 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.06%) KVM
4 1 (1.06%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Grafana
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.19%) VMware
4 1 (1.06%) Atmel
4 1 (1.06%) Brocade
4 1 (1.06%) CA
4 1 (1.06%) Google
4 1 (1.06%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.06%) Siemens
4 1 (1.06%) Vyatta
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago