The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 118 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 6 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.28% 0.19% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.20% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£356 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.12% -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1984 1515 1694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 90.97% 93.46% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1108 897 874
Average daily rate £350 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 127 162
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.13% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Senior Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Senior Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -5 6 £356 +18.75% 4
Yateley - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Ringwood - - - -
Senior Software Engineer
South East

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Refactoring
3 5 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 5 (50.00%) C
4 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (30.00%) BPEL
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) User Stories
5 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (20.00%) Modbus
6 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) MQTT

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) Modbus
1 2 (20.00%) MQTT
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) WebSockets
2 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (20.00%) Wiki
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Code Coverage
3 5 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) User Stories
5 3 (30.00%) SOA
5 3 (30.00%) BPEL
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
7 1 (10.00%) TDD
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
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