The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 35 32 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 17 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.51% 4.03% 8.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 5.29% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 11
Median daily rate £350 £315 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £462 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 21
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £42.20 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.25 £43.10 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Software Engineering
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
363 340 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.00% 76.06% 62.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 228 147
Median daily rate £420 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% +5.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £507 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 37
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +1 7 £325 -19.75% 10
Tewkesbury - 1 £325 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 38 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (44.44%) C++
4 22 (40.74%) DV Cleared
5 18 (33.33%) Linux
5 18 (33.33%) Scrum
6 17 (31.48%) Java
6 17 (31.48%) DevOps
7 16 (29.63%) SC Cleared
7 16 (29.63%) UML
8 15 (27.78%) C
9 14 (25.93%) OO
10 13 (24.07%) OOD
10 13 (24.07%) Oracle
11 11 (20.37%) JIRA
11 11 (20.37%) Big Data
11 11 (20.37%) SDLC
12 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
12 10 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (18.52%) Selenium
12 10 (18.52%) SQL
12 10 (18.52%) ITIL
12 10 (18.52%) Embedded C++
13 9 (16.67%) Wiki
13 9 (16.67%) Ruby
13 9 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (16.67%) Confluence
13 9 (16.67%) OrientDB
13 9 (16.67%) Bitbucket
13 9 (16.67%) Rational DOORS

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.67%) Confluence
2 8 (14.81%) Apache
3 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Pig
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.85%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) ASN.1
2 2 (3.70%) SAN
2 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.85%) RS-232
3 1 (1.85%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) Big Data
2 9 (16.67%) OrientDB
3 8 (14.81%) MySQL
3 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (11.11%) Neo4j
6 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
7 4 (7.41%) Hadoop
8 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
9 2 (3.70%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (20.37%) JIRA
2 10 (18.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.52%) Selenium
3 9 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 9 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (11.11%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.70%) GCC
5 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) JUnit
5 2 (3.70%) Maven
5 2 (3.70%) MSTest
5 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) Ant
6 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.85%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.85%) JMeter
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 5 (9.26%) Aerospace
1 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Military
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Avionics
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Software Engineer
2 18 (33.33%) Developer
3 11 (20.37%) C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Integration Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Test and Integration Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Test Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Big Data Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) C++ Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Data Engineer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.11%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Java Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Senior C++ Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) CSS
1 7 (12.96%) EJB
1 7 (12.96%) HTML
1 7 (12.96%) Java EE
1 7 (12.96%) Spring
2 6 (11.11%) JSF
3 3 (5.56%) .NET
3 3 (5.56%) J2EE
3 3 (5.56%) jQuery
3 3 (5.56%) REST
3 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Camel
4 2 (3.70%) JSON
4 2 (3.70%) LINQ
4 2 (3.70%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.85%) Java RMI
5 1 (1.85%) JDBC
5 1 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Wiki
2 6 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (7.41%) Cybercrime
4 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.70%) Physics
5 1 (1.85%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) Scrum
3 17 (31.48%) DevOps
4 16 (29.63%) UML
5 14 (25.93%) OO
6 13 (24.07%) OOD
7 11 (20.37%) SDLC
8 10 (18.52%) ITIL
9 9 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (14.81%) Integration Testing
10 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
11 7 (12.96%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (11.11%) Open Source
12 6 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (11.11%) System Testing
12 6 (11.11%) Unit Testing
12 6 (11.11%) Validation
12 6 (11.11%) V-Model
12 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (44.44%) C++
2 17 (31.48%) Java
3 15 (27.78%) C
4 10 (18.52%) Embedded C++
4 10 (18.52%) SQL
5 9 (16.67%) Ruby
6 8 (14.81%) PL/SQL
6 8 (14.81%) Scala
7 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.11%) VC++
8 5 (9.26%) Python
9 4 (7.41%) Perl
10 3 (5.56%) Ada
10 3 (5.56%) C#
11 2 (3.70%) Assembly Language
11 2 (3.70%) Embedded C
11 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (70.37%) Security Cleared
2 22 (40.74%) DV Cleared
3 16 (29.63%) SC Cleared
4 7 (12.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Kibana
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle
2 1 (1.85%) Green Hills
2 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.85%) SAP
2 1 (1.85%) Serena
2 1 (1.85%) Splunk
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