The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Essex region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 54 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% 0.18% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.50 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.96%
Senior Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
383 546 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 95.99% 97.33% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 298 300
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 84 44
Median hourly rate £31.00 £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% +15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.80 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Senior Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Senior Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Senior Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Senior Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Senior 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 Essex region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) X-Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) BeagleBone
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Qt
1 1 (100.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++