The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 523 487 486
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 56 65 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 34
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£400 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £366 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £440 £313
% change year-on-year
-20.45% +40.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.92 £32.50 £34.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £43.25 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.83 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -4.00%
Senior Software Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46312 45019 50103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.74% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27333 28780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1956 2521
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
London +15 32 £413 - 19
South East -11 7 £350 - 13
South West -25 7 £325 - 14
East of England -17 4 £350 -7.89% 10
West Midlands - 3 £550 - 3
East Midlands +11 2 - - 3
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 5
Yorkshire - - - - 3
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Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 119 (95.97%) Software Engineering
2 39 (31.45%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (29.03%) Scrum
3 36 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 35 (28.23%) C#
5 34 (27.42%) Java
6 33 (26.61%) Linux
7 30 (24.19%) .NET
7 30 (24.19%) MVC
8 29 (23.39%) C++
9 28 (22.58%) Web Services
10 27 (21.77%) C
11 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET
13 24 (19.35%) XML
13 24 (19.35%) .NET Framework
13 24 (19.35%) REST
14 23 (18.55%) Open Source
14 23 (18.55%) Degree
15 22 (17.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 21 (16.94%) jQuery
17 20 (16.13%) TDD
18 18 (14.52%) JSON
18 18 (14.52%) OO
18 18 (14.52%) Node.js
18 18 (14.52%) MVVM
19 17 (13.71%) UML
20 16 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
21 13 (10.48%) SQL
21 13 (10.48%) Computer Science

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.52%) Node.js
2 4 (3.23%) Apache
3 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.81%) nginx
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.81%) CICS
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Simulink
2 2 (1.61%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) RMDS
1 2 (1.61%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
3 1 (0.81%) GitHub
3 1 (0.81%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.81%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.23%) HTTP
3 3 (2.42%) RTSP
3 3 (2.42%) NFC
3 3 (2.42%) DLNA
4 2 (1.61%) Modbus
4 2 (1.61%) MQTT
4 2 (1.61%) Wireless
4 2 (1.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.81%) 3G
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.81%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.81%) GSM
5 1 (0.81%) UMTS
5 1 (0.81%) FTP
5 1 (0.81%) 2G
5 1 (0.81%) 2.5G
5 1 (0.81%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.81%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) MySQL
3 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.42%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.61%) Big Data
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.81%) SQLite
6 1 (0.81%) DB2
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.81%) HBase
Development Applications
1 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.45%) Subversion
2 8 (6.45%) Cucumber
2 8 (6.45%) Rational Rhapsody
3 7 (5.65%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (4.84%) Calabash
5 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.23%) Maven
5 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.23%) NUnit
6 3 (2.42%) Ant
6 3 (2.42%) JUnit
7 2 (1.61%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.61%) JIRA
7 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.61%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.61%) Automake
7 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (5.65%) Electronics
1 7 (5.65%) Automotive
2 6 (4.84%) Banking
2 6 (4.84%) Investment Banking
3 5 (4.03%) Finance
4 4 (3.23%) Front Office
4 4 (3.23%) Avionics
5 3 (2.42%) Military
5 3 (2.42%) Marketing
5 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.19%) .NET
2 28 (22.58%) Web Services
3 25 (20.16%) ASP.NET
4 24 (19.35%) XML
4 24 (19.35%) .NET Framework
4 24 (19.35%) REST
5 22 (17.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 21 (16.94%) jQuery
7 18 (14.52%) JSON
8 11 (8.87%) HTML
9 9 (7.26%) CSS
9 9 (7.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (6.45%) Spring
11 6 (4.84%) HTML5
11 6 (4.84%) SOAP
11 6 (4.84%) Middleware
12 5 (4.03%) Swing
13 4 (3.23%) XHTML
13 4 (3.23%) XSL
13 4 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.55%) Open Source
2 13 (10.48%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.87%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.45%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.42%) Handset
5 3 (2.42%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.42%) Interactive TV
5 3 (2.42%) IPTV
5 3 (2.42%) MPEG
5 3 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (2.42%) DTV
5 3 (2.42%) CAN bus
5 3 (2.42%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.61%) Derivative
6 2 (1.61%) Firmware
6 2 (1.61%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) W3C
7 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.61%) Linux
2 12 (9.68%) Android
3 10 (8.06%) UNIX
4 6 (4.84%) Windows
5 4 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.42%) CentOS
7 2 (1.61%) Debian
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.81%) Fedora
8 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (95.97%) Software Engineering
2 39 (31.45%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (29.03%) Scrum
4 30 (24.19%) MVC
5 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (16.13%) TDD
7 18 (14.52%) OO
7 18 (14.52%) MVVM
8 17 (13.71%) UML
9 16 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (9.68%) Multithreading
11 11 (8.87%) BDD
12 9 (7.26%) Unit Testing
13 7 (5.65%) Test Scripting
13 7 (5.65%) Embedded Software Development
13 7 (5.65%) Configuration Management
14 6 (4.84%) SOA
14 6 (4.84%) Refactoring
14 6 (4.84%) ATDD
14 6 (4.84%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.03%) JavaScript
2 35 (28.23%) C#
3 34 (27.42%) Java
4 29 (23.39%) C++
5 27 (21.77%) C
6 13 (10.48%) SQL
7 12 (9.68%) Ruby
7 12 (9.68%) PHP
8 10 (8.06%) Python
9 9 (7.26%) Embedded C
10 7 (5.65%) Objective-C
11 6 (4.84%) Groovy
12 4 (3.23%) MATLAB
12 4 (3.23%) Scala
12 4 (3.23%) Ada
13 3 (2.42%) Perl
13 3 (2.42%) Embedded C++
13 3 (2.42%) PHP5
14 2 (1.61%) XQuery
14 2 (1.61%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 23 (18.55%) Degree
2 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) QA
1 7 (5.65%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (1.61%) Xen
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.61%) KVM
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) Varnish
2 1 (0.81%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) Puppet
1 4 (3.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.81%) Oozie
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle
1 5 (4.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.42%) CA
2 3 (2.42%) Intel
2 3 (2.42%) Perforce
2 3 (2.42%) Xilinx
3 2 (1.61%) ION Trading
3 2 (1.61%) Google
3 2 (1.61%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.61%) IBM
3 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.61%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.61%) JBoss
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco
4 1 (0.81%) Sybase
4 1 (0.81%) Adobe
4 1 (0.81%) HP
4 1 (0.81%) EMC
4 1 (0.81%) webMethods
4 1 (0.81%) ESRI
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