The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Sussex region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 38 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.37% 2.65% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 2.68% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 6
Median daily rate - £370 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +54.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
262 336 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.13% 98.82% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 248 232
Median daily rate £400 £360 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 32
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.68 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Brighton - 1 - - 2
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 East Sussex region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) C
3 5 (62.50%) UML
3 5 (62.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Avionics
3 5 (62.50%) DO-178B
3 5 (62.50%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (50.00%) Subversion
4 4 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (50.00%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Ada 95
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Ada
6 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
6 2 (25.00%) GIS
6 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (25.00%) Python
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (25.00%) Node.js
7 1 (12.50%) Swagger
7 1 (12.50%) Front End Development

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) GIS
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Avionics
2 1 (12.50%) Dutch Language
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
1 2 (25.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Swagger
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (62.50%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 1 (12.50%) Open Source
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Ada
2 3 (37.50%) Ada 95
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) DO-178B