The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 43 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 13 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.77% 0.92% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 1.29% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 9
Median daily rate £400 £290 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +23.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+17.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.38 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.50%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
409 232 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.21% 70.95% 84.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 159 164
Median daily rate £400 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 51
Median hourly rate £36.00 £23.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -39.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.29 £26.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £40.70 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 14 (66.67%) .NET
4 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) UML
6 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 7 (33.33%) V-Model
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 6 (28.57%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
8 5 (23.81%) SOLID
8 5 (23.81%) SDLC
9 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
9 4 (19.05%) Java
10 3 (14.29%) Kanban
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) J2EE
10 3 (14.29%) HTML
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) Redis
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (9.52%) Grunt
3 2 (9.52%) Jasmine
3 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Lead Developer
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Team Leader
4 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Lead .NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Lead C# Developer
4 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (33.33%) Team Leader
5 4 (19.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Digital Developer
6 3 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (14.29%) J2EE Software Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) J2EE
5 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (14.29%) Node.js
5 3 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) CSS3
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
6 2 (9.52%) jQuery
6 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (9.52%) RESTful
7 1 (4.76%) Middleware
7 1 (4.76%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.76%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) UML
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) V-Model
3 7 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) Scrum
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) SOLID
6 4 (19.05%) Front End Development
7 3 (14.29%) BDD
7 3 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (14.29%) Kanban
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) Coaching
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.52%) Line Management
8 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
8 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore