The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 12 13 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +30
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 35 54 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.87% 12.53% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.41% 15.43% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 49 5
Median daily rate £413 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.50%
Software Engineering
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 350 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.06% 81.21% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 295 199
Median daily rate £403 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (38.30%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) Linux
3 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
4 13 (27.66%) Business Analysis
5 12 (25.53%) Scrum
5 12 (25.53%) OO
5 12 (25.53%) RESTful
5 12 (25.53%) JSON
5 12 (25.53%) MongoDB
5 12 (25.53%) Kafka
5 12 (25.53%) Translating Business Requirements
6 11 (23.40%) HTML
7 9 (19.15%) Spring
7 9 (19.15%) Project Management
7 9 (19.15%) C
7 9 (19.15%) REST
7 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
7 9 (19.15%) Microservices
7 9 (19.15%) Spring Boot
8 8 (17.02%) Use Case
8 8 (17.02%) Neo4j
8 8 (17.02%) ISEB
8 8 (17.02%) NHS
9 7 (14.89%) HTTP
9 7 (14.89%) UML
9 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
9 7 (14.89%) Web Design
9 7 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (14.89%) iXBRL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (6.38%) Apache
1 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) SNMP
2 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MongoDB
2 8 (17.02%) Neo4j
3 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
4 4 (8.51%) Big Data
5 3 (6.38%) HBase
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
2 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.38%) GCC
3 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.26%) Grunt
4 2 (4.26%) gulp
4 2 (4.26%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
1 3 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.26%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) Software Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Business Analyst
4 11 (23.40%) Java Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) Senior Business Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) JSON
1 12 (25.53%) Kafka
1 12 (25.53%) RESTful
2 11 (23.40%) HTML
3 9 (19.15%) REST
3 9 (19.15%) Spring
3 9 (19.15%) Spring Boot
4 7 (14.89%) Dropwizard
4 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
4 7 (14.89%) iXBRL
4 7 (14.89%) JAX-RS
5 6 (12.77%) CSS
6 4 (8.51%) Web Services
7 2 (4.26%) .NET
7 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.26%) HTML5
7 2 (4.26%) jQuery
7 2 (4.26%) Sass
7 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) NHS
2 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (4.26%) Digital TV
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) W3C
5 1 (2.13%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Mac OS X
2 6 (12.77%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) Business Analysis
3 12 (25.53%) OO
3 12 (25.53%) Scrum
3 12 (25.53%) Translating Business Requirements
4 9 (19.15%) Microservices
4 9 (19.15%) Project Management
5 8 (17.02%) Use Case
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (14.89%) Open Source
6 7 (14.89%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (14.89%) UML
6 7 (14.89%) Web Design
7 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
7 6 (12.77%) TDD
8 4 (8.51%) BDD
9 3 (6.38%) ETL
9 3 (6.38%) Kanban
9 3 (6.38%) Requirements Management
10 2 (4.26%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) Java
2 9 (19.15%) C
3 7 (14.89%) Go
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) Embedded C
6 4 (8.51%) SQL
7 3 (6.38%) Assembly Language
7 3 (6.38%) Python
8 2 (4.26%) C#
8 2 (4.26%) C++
8 2 (4.26%) Embedded C++
8 2 (4.26%) Scala
8 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.02%) ISEB
4 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Cloudera
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