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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 20 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 9 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.92% - 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% - 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£369 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £33.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
Software Engineering
Surrey

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
145 104 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 79.23% 77.61% 62.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 57 43
Average daily rate £375 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Average hourly rate £33.50 £127.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.72% +264.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) C++
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Firewall
3 12 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 10 (41.67%) C
5 9 (37.50%) Device Driver
6 8 (33.33%) C#
7 7 (29.17%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (29.17%) VMware
8 6 (25.00%) Cyber Security
9 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (20.83%) Xen
9 5 (20.83%) .NET
10 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.67%) Games
10 4 (16.67%) Scrum
10 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
10 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture
10 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
11 3 (12.50%) Game Development
11 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (12.50%) PKI
11 3 (12.50%) Python
11 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 3 (12.50%) Windows
11 3 (12.50%) Cisco

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
4 1 (4.17%) L2TP
4 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
4 1 (4.17%) HTTP
4 1 (4.17%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Valgrind
1 1 (4.17%) GCC
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) STL
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) WinForms
3 1 (4.17%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) WCF
3 1 (4.17%) WPF
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) SOAP
3 1 (4.17%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Device Driver
2 3 (12.50%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) CentOS
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (16.67%) Scrum
2 4 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Game Development
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Code Coverage
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Process Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C++
2 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 10 (41.67%) C
4 8 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (12.50%) Python
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (20.83%) Xen
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (4.17%) Perforce
3 1 (4.17%) Cadence
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Rate: £35 - £40 per annum + competitive
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