The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 31 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 17 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.68% 0.85% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 1.16% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 2
Average daily rate
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£340 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +6.66%
Software Engineering
South East

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
285 259 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 78.51% 72.96% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 131 142
Average daily rate £410 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 28 6
Average hourly rate £18.68 £15.74 £17.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.67% -9.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £32.50 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 6 £300 - 1
Hastings - 2 £345 -
Lewes - 1 - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Scrum
2 13 (41.94%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) Python
3 12 (38.71%) Automation Testing
4 10 (32.26%) UML
5 9 (29.03%) Windows
5 9 (29.03%) VC++
5 9 (29.03%) Avionics
5 9 (29.03%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (25.81%) DO-178B
6 8 (25.81%) Linux
6 8 (25.81%) C
7 6 (19.35%) C#
7 6 (19.35%) .NET
7 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
7 6 (19.35%) Ada
7 6 (19.35%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
8 3 (9.68%) Validation
8 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.68%) Code Coverage
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
8 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
8 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
8 3 (9.68%) User Stories

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (29.03%) Avionics
2 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Software Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) C++ Software Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) AWS Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Designer
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) .NET
1 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.68%) Entity Framework
3 2 (6.45%) WCF
3 2 (6.45%) WPF
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) WinForms
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) Spring
4 1 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
1 1 (3.23%) Social Media
1 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Scrum
3 12 (38.71%) Automation Testing
4 10 (32.26%) UML
5 6 (19.35%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) Validation
6 3 (9.68%) Code Coverage
6 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
6 3 (9.68%) User Stories
7 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.45%) MVC
8 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.23%) RAD
8 1 (3.23%) SOA
8 1 (3.23%) ETL
8 1 (3.23%) BPEL
8 1 (3.23%) Refactoring
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) C++
2 12 (38.71%) Python
3 9 (29.03%) VC++
4 8 (25.81%) C
5 6 (19.35%) C#
5 6 (19.35%) Ada
6 2 (6.45%) SQL
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.23%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) Green Hills
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