The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 16 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.51% 4.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 6.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +15.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 49 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 76.32% 69.01% 76.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 47
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Median hourly rate £68.75 £27.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Farnborough 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 Farnborough

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) OWASP
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Telelogic
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System

Software Engineering
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 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) OWASP
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) OSINT
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Telelogic
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds