The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.82% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£298 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.79
% change year-on-year
- +11.77%
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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 Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
78 78 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 93.98% 90.70% 92.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 50 34
Average daily rate £375 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £514 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 4
Average hourly rate £11.17 £62.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.12% +303.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) STL
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) UML
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) XHTML
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) TickIT
6 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 2 (16.67%) NetBeans

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (16.67%) NetBeans
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) STL
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XHTML
2 2 (16.67%) Ajax
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (8.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Information Management
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) TickIT
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Google
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