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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 67 64 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 41 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.48% 2.10% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 2.66% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 7
Median daily rate £350 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £305 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £513 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Software Engineering
England

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
1334 1278 1178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.75% 78.89% 73.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 791 627
Median daily rate £425 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 50 56
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.52 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £11.21 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £38.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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
Leicestershire 0 19 £350 +7.69% 5
Nottinghamshire -3 13 £350 -6.66% 12
Northamptonshire -6 3 £663 +96.29% 6
Lincolnshire - 3 - - 1
Derbyshire +5 2 - - 6
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 34 (55.74%) C#
1 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.82%) .NET
3 23 (37.70%) SQL
4 20 (32.79%) Linux
5 18 (29.51%) Degree
6 17 (27.87%) Computer Science
6 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
7 15 (24.59%) UML
8 14 (22.95%) Web Services
8 14 (22.95%) Waterfall
9 13 (21.31%) Java
9 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
10 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
10 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
11 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
12 10 (16.39%) V-Model
13 9 (14.75%) jQuery
13 9 (14.75%) Docker
13 9 (14.75%) WCF
13 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
13 9 (14.75%) TDD
13 9 (14.75%) HTML
14 8 (13.11%) Windows
14 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
15 7 (11.48%) Node.js
15 7 (11.48%) REST
15 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery

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 4 (6.56%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.92%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.92%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.20%) IaaS
3 5 (8.20%) PaaS
4 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.92%) Big Data
3 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.92%) HBase
3 3 (4.92%) Impala
4 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Visual Studio
2 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.84%) Gradle
3 5 (8.20%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.56%) MSTest
4 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.92%) JUnit
6 2 (3.28%) Bower
6 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.28%) gulp
6 2 (3.28%) JIRA
6 2 (3.28%) JProfiler
6 2 (3.28%) Maven
6 2 (3.28%) PVCS
7 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.64%) Flyway
7 1 (1.64%) Selenium
7 1 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.64%) VersionOne
General
1 6 (9.84%) Aerospace
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.92%) Automotive
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Military
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
4 2 (3.28%) Avionics
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Software Engineer
2 23 (37.70%) Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) .NET Team Leader
6 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Software Team Leader
6 5 (8.20%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.56%) Delphi Developer
7 4 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Manager
8 3 (4.92%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) .NET
2 14 (22.95%) Web Services
3 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
4 9 (14.75%) .NET Framework
4 9 (14.75%) HTML
4 9 (14.75%) jQuery
4 9 (14.75%) WCF
5 7 (11.48%) Node.js
5 7 (11.48%) REST
6 5 (8.20%) CSS
6 5 (8.20%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (8.20%) JSON
7 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.56%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.92%) HTML5
8 3 (4.92%) Java SE
8 3 (4.92%) Spring
8 3 (4.92%) XML
8 3 (4.92%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) Device Driver
2 3 (4.92%) User Experience
3 2 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.79%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Windows
3 5 (8.20%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.56%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.92%) Unix
6 2 (3.28%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.59%) UML
3 14 (22.95%) Waterfall
4 10 (16.39%) V-Model
5 9 (14.75%) TDD
6 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (9.84%) OO
9 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
9 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (8.20%) SDLC
9 5 (8.20%) Unit Testing
10 4 (6.56%) Analytics
10 4 (6.56%) Data Analytics
10 4 (6.56%) DevOps
10 4 (6.56%) High Availability
11 3 (4.92%) Big Data Analytics
11 3 (4.92%) Electronic Trading
11 3 (4.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 34 (55.74%) C#
2 23 (37.70%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) Java
4 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.48%) C
6 6 (9.84%) C++
7 4 (6.56%) Delphi
7 4 (6.56%) Python
7 4 (6.56%) Scala
8 3 (4.92%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.28%) Ada
9 2 (3.28%) Ada 83
9 2 (3.28%) Ada 95
9 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.64%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.64%) R
10 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) HNC
3 4 (6.56%) HND
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.92%) MISRA
3 2 (3.28%) DO-178B
3 2 (3.28%) MISRA C
4 1 (1.64%) JTAG
4 1 (1.64%) QA
4 1 (1.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Docker
2 4 (6.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Ansible
1 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.92%) Mesos
1 3 (4.92%) Oozie
1 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.28%) Perforce
4 2 (3.28%) Serena
4 2 (3.28%) Wind River
5 1 (1.64%) Freescale
5 1 (1.64%) Intel
5 1 (1.64%) Talend
5 1 (1.64%) WSO2
Glossop, Derbyshire
LA International
Rate: £360.80 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: Yesterday