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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 24 40 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 12 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.76% 3.23% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 4.00% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 15
Median daily rate £365 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £350 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £387 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +0.95%
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
213 350 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.52% 80.65% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 283 236
Median daily rate £375 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Median hourly rate £12.75 £15.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 36 (85.71%) OO
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (71.43%) Java
4 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
5 28 (66.67%) jQuery
6 27 (64.29%) Selenium
6 27 (64.29%) TDD
6 27 (64.29%) Web Development
6 27 (64.29%) Perl
6 27 (64.29%) Unix
7 26 (61.90%) CSS
8 24 (57.14%) Cucumber
9 20 (47.62%) Legal
10 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 6 (14.29%) SQL
11 5 (11.90%) Disclosure Scotland
12 4 (9.52%) Linux
13 3 (7.14%) Apache
13 3 (7.14%) HTML
13 3 (7.14%) NHS
13 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (7.14%) Kafka
13 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
13 3 (7.14%) Test Planning
13 3 (7.14%) Open Source
13 3 (7.14%) Big Data
13 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
13 3 (7.14%) Degree
13 3 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
14 2 (4.76%) Defect Management

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 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Big Data
2 2 (4.76%) HBase
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Redis
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (64.29%) Selenium
2 24 (57.14%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (47.62%) Legal
2 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (76.19%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Web Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Website Developer
4 6 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Perl Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Unix Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Perl Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) jQuery
2 26 (61.90%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) Kafka
4 2 (4.76%) JSON
4 2 (4.76%) Mojolicious
4 2 (4.76%) RESTful
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) Ajax
5 1 (2.38%) Middleware
5 1 (2.38%) OAuth2
5 1 (2.38%) REST
5 1 (2.38%) SOAP
5 1 (2.38%) SVG
5 1 (2.38%) XHTML
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) NHS
2 2 (4.76%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.38%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (85.71%) OO
2 31 (73.81%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (64.29%) TDD
3 27 (64.29%) Web Development
4 3 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.14%) Open Source
4 3 (7.14%) Test Planning
4 3 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (4.76%) Content Development
5 2 (4.76%) Defect Management
5 2 (4.76%) ETL
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Scrum
5 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.76%) UML
5 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Validation
5 2 (4.76%) Workflow
6 1 (2.38%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (2.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (71.43%) Java
2 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
3 27 (64.29%) Perl
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) C++
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.38%) Go
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.76%) ISEB
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Cloudera
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
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