The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Crawley region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 24 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.98% 0.72% 3.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.00% 0.76% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £340 - £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £339 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.76% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
Software Engineer
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
200 131 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 99.50% 94.93% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 90 70
Median daily rate £413 £363 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £48.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £13.87 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £48.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Crawley region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Crawley region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby
6 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) C#
7 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
7 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (10.00%) Avionics
8 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 1 (10.00%) Scrum

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

General
1 1 (10.00%) Avionics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++