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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 24 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 20 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.75% 4.67% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.19% 5.51% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 3
Median daily rate £300 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
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
278 272 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 79.89% 84.74% 70.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 164 113
Median daily rate £364 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £20.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -5.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £14.84 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.14 £36.00 £142.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 7 £300 - 6
Hastings - 4 £255 -
Bexhill-On-Sea - 3 £340 -
Hove - 3 £325 -
Lewes - 3 - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 11 (42.31%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) Avionics
2 9 (34.62%) DO-178B
2 9 (34.62%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (30.77%) .NET
3 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 7 (26.92%) Ada
4 7 (26.92%) CSS
4 7 (26.92%) C
4 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 7 (26.92%) HTML
4 7 (26.92%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Subversion
5 6 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) UML
5 6 (23.08%) Python
5 6 (23.08%) Ada 95
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
6 5 (19.23%) User Stories
6 5 (19.23%) Code Coverage
6 5 (19.23%) Web Development
6 5 (19.23%) Degree
7 4 (15.38%) Business Development
7 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
7 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.54%) Android
8 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
8 3 (11.54%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) GIS
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (26.92%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (23.08%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (34.62%) Avionics
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Developer
3 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Developer in Test
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Test Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Python Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
1 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 7 (26.92%) CSS
2 7 (26.92%) HTML
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
4 3 (11.54%) Ember.js
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) RESTful
4 3 (11.54%) Swagger
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) OpenGL
6 1 (3.85%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Android
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
1 6 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
1 6 (23.08%) UML
2 5 (19.23%) Code Coverage
2 5 (19.23%) SDLC
2 5 (19.23%) User Stories
2 5 (19.23%) Web Development
3 4 (15.38%) Business Development
4 3 (11.54%) iOS Development
4 3 (11.54%) Mobile Development
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
4 3 (11.54%) Open Source
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) SysML
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) Ada
2 7 (26.92%) C
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Ada 95
3 6 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) Apple Swift
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (3.85%) ES6
5 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) IBM
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