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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 53 30 33
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.86% 2.08% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 2.47% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £366 £363
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £16.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +92.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +12.82%

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
404 283 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 86.88% 84.23% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 168 120
Median daily rate £438 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.70% +12.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.08 £16.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 January 2017, 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 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
4 2 (28.57%) Go
4 2 (28.57%) Grunt
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
4 2 (28.57%) ES6
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Terraform
4 2 (28.57%) GoCD
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Telnet
1 1 (14.29%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (28.57%) GoCD
2 2 (28.57%) Grunt
2 2 (28.57%) gulp
2 2 (28.57%) Hudson
2 2 (28.57%) Jasmine
2 2 (28.57%) Mocha
2 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
4 2 (28.57%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile First
4 2 (28.57%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) ES6
3 2 (28.57%) Go
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat