The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 20 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.84% 2.11% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.51% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 10
Average daily rate
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£550 £650 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 199 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 75.63% 83.97% 82.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 166 114
Average daily rate £550 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £32.58 £46.23 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.51% +2.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Software Engineering
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Quantitative Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Quantitative Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree