The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 20 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 3 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.26% 4.04% 6.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 5.56% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Median daily rate £650 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% -12.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
100 72 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 75.19% 72.73% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 37 107
Median daily rate £438 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% +19.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (75.00%) JAXB
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) PA-DSS
2 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (75.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Trac
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) LTE
3 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (25.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (25.00%) GSM
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) PBX
2 1 (25.00%) RANAP
2 1 (25.00%) RTP
2 1 (25.00%) UMTS
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) GCC
1 1 (25.00%) GDB
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Trac
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
1 3 (75.00%) JAXB
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (25.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PA-DSS
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco