The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank - 36 33
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London - 0.38% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.43% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Software Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London 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
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107 232 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 94.69% 88.89% 91.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 192 153
Average daily rate £525 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £389 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London