The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 31 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.69% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 0.39% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £480 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +0.95%
Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 259 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 97.46% 95.93% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 195 175
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £263 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £493 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £43.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 2 £480 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Devon region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) MFC
3 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 4 (57.14%) Device Driver
3 4 (57.14%) Qt
3 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) PaaS
5 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) IaaS

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) AMQP
2 1 (14.29%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) MFC
1 4 (57.14%) Qt
2 1 (14.29%) Grails
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle