The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
England / East Midlands
Rank 50 67 79
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 45 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.10% 1.87% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 2.37% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 6
Median daily rate £369 £438 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +21.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £528 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -35.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1156 1266 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.67% 78.83% 75.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 767 649
Median daily rate £375 £380 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 42
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Leicestershire +14 13 £200 -60.00% 11
Nottinghamshire -2 11 £375 -21.05% 8
Northamptonshire -6 7 £400 +14.28%
Derbyshire 0 4 £363 - 5
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 36 (43.37%) C#
2 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.51%) C++
4 20 (24.10%) Java
4 20 (24.10%) .NET
5 19 (22.89%) JavaScript
6 17 (20.48%) E-Commerce
7 16 (19.28%) SQL
7 16 (19.28%) Web Services
7 16 (19.28%) Linux
7 16 (19.28%) REST
8 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET
9 14 (16.87%) Node.js
9 14 (16.87%) Degree
10 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
11 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
12 11 (13.25%) Spring
12 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
12 11 (13.25%) PaaS
12 11 (13.25%) MongoDB
12 11 (13.25%) IaaS
12 11 (13.25%) Docker
13 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (12.05%) Scrum
13 10 (12.05%) MVC
13 10 (12.05%) J2EE
13 10 (12.05%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.23%) JBoss
2 5 (6.02%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Simulink
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.25%) IaaS
1 11 (13.25%) PaaS
2 10 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) HTTP
2 3 (3.61%) FlexRay
3 2 (2.41%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.20%) DNS
4 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.20%) SSL
4 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.20%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.25%) MongoDB
1 11 (13.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.23%) MSTest
2 6 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.82%) Hudson
4 4 (4.82%) Maven
5 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.61%) JIRA
5 3 (3.61%) JUnit
6 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.41%) Mockito
6 2 (2.41%) NUnit
6 2 (2.41%) Subversion
7 1 (1.20%) jMock
7 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.20%) VersionOne
General
1 8 (9.64%) Automotive
2 3 (3.61%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.20%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Games
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (45.78%) Developer
2 32 (38.55%) Software Engineer
3 10 (12.05%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.64%) Node.js Developer
5 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.43%) C# Developer
5 7 (8.43%) MongoDB Developer
6 6 (7.23%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (6.02%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Development Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) J2EE Software Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Java Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.10%) .NET
2 16 (19.28%) REST
2 16 (19.28%) Web Services
3 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET
4 14 (16.87%) Node.js
5 11 (13.25%) Hibernate
5 11 (13.25%) Spring
6 10 (12.05%) J2EE
7 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.64%) CSS
7 8 (9.64%) HTML
8 7 (8.43%) Entity Framework
8 7 (8.43%) WCF
9 6 (7.23%) Java EE
9 6 (7.23%) RESTful
10 5 (6.02%) jQuery
10 5 (6.02%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (6.02%) Unreal Engine
10 5 (6.02%) WPF
11 4 (4.82%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.02%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.20%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.20%) CCTV
5 1 (1.20%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.20%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) Windows
3 5 (6.02%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.41%) Unix
6 1 (1.20%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.20%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.48%) E-Commerce
3 12 (14.46%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (12.05%) MVC
4 10 (12.05%) Scrum
5 9 (10.84%) Automated Testing
5 9 (10.84%) SDLC
5 9 (10.84%) UML
6 8 (9.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (8.43%) Integration Testing
7 7 (8.43%) TDD
8 6 (7.23%) Logistics
8 6 (7.23%) Project Management
8 6 (7.23%) Web Development
9 5 (6.02%) BDD
9 5 (6.02%) Functional Testing
9 5 (6.02%) High Availability
9 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.37%) C#
2 22 (26.51%) C++
3 20 (24.10%) Java
4 19 (22.89%) JavaScript
5 16 (19.28%) SQL
6 9 (10.84%) C
7 7 (8.43%) Python
8 5 (6.02%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.61%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.41%) Ada
10 2 (2.41%) Delphi
11 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.20%) PHP
11 1 (1.20%) R
11 1 (1.20%) Scala
11 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Degree
2 8 (9.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.23%) HNC
3 6 (7.23%) HND
3 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) ISEB
4 1 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.20%) MCP
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) MISRA
1 5 (6.02%) MISRA C
2 4 (4.82%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.82%) QA
3 3 (3.61%) IEC 61508
3 3 (3.61%) ISO26262
3 3 (3.61%) TickIT
4 2 (2.41%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) Oracle
3 2 (2.41%) Perforce
3 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.20%) Informatica
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.20%) Telerik
4 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.20%) webMethods
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