The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank - - 49
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £36.28
% change year-on-year
- +24.05%
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
453 458 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.07% 97.45% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 299 204
Median daily rate £375 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 41
Median hourly rate £41.00 £17.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.68% -32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £43.83 £43.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) GCC
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) ASN.1
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ASN.1
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) GCC
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared