The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Farnborough region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 17 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.80% 4.84% 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 4.92% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +8.97%

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
97 61 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 90.65% 98.39% 83.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 44 52
Median daily rate £425 £440 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Median hourly rate £13.25 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Farnborough region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) OWASP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) MFC
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) OWASP
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware