The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Senior Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
426 494 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.63% 96.67% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 299 137
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 31
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +161.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £10.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £45.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Senior Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Senior Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Senior Software Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft