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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 33 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 10 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.73% 0.64% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 0.85% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £440 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.50% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £300 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +24.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
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
302 236 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 82.51% 75.16% 82.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 148 132
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 37
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.90 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.92 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 May 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 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Scrum
2 10 (58.82%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
7 5 (29.41%) MVC
7 5 (29.41%) UML
7 5 (29.41%) TDD
7 5 (29.41%) Degree
7 5 (29.41%) SOLID
7 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
8 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (23.53%) User Experience
8 4 (23.53%) SDLC
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (23.53%) Ajax
8 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 4 (23.53%) V-Model
8 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Adobe

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (23.53%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Grunt
2 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Lead Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (23.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (23.53%) Java Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Lead .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Lead C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Team Leader
4 4 (23.53%) UI Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Web UI Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (17.65%) Backbone.js
6 3 (17.65%) J2EE
6 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (17.65%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (11.76%) CSS3
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (11.76%) RESTful
8 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
4 5 (29.41%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) SOLID
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) UML
5 4 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (23.53%) SDLC
5 4 (23.53%) V-Model
5 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
7 2 (11.76%) Planning Poker
7 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) Java
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Adobe
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft