The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 75 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 44 55 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.04% 2.48% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.64% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 18
Median daily rate £349 £327 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £401 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 3
Median hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.33 £40.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £44.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
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
2058 2086 1901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.19% 93.96% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1263 1104
Median daily rate £383 £382 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.19% +9.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 130 118
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.05 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.45 £42.50 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Southampton +14 9 £366 -6.81% 6
Farnborough +7 5 - -
Fareham - 3 £360 - 3
Winchester -9 2 £300 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £338 - 3
Portsmouth -6 1 £350 +7.03% 3
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Hampshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 90 (97.83%) Software Engineering
2 54 (58.70%) C
3 46 (50.00%) C++
4 29 (31.52%) Linux
5 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (28.26%) Java
7 25 (27.17%) Embedded C
8 24 (26.09%) Telecoms
9 21 (22.83%) Multithreading
10 20 (21.74%) Security Cleared
10 20 (21.74%) Wireless
10 20 (21.74%) Python
10 20 (21.74%) UML
11 19 (20.65%) Unix
11 19 (20.65%) Subversion
12 18 (19.57%) VHDL
12 18 (19.57%) LTE
12 18 (19.57%) Embedded Software Development
13 17 (18.48%) System Integration Testing
13 17 (18.48%) Integration Testing
13 17 (18.48%) OO
14 16 (17.39%) ClearCase
15 15 (16.30%) SQL
15 15 (16.30%) Scrum
15 15 (16.30%) Use Case
16 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
16 14 (15.22%) GoogleTest
16 14 (15.22%) Configuration Management
16 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
16 14 (15.22%) Windows

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (5.43%) Node.js
2 4 (4.35%) JBoss
3 2 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.09%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.74%) Wireless
2 18 (19.57%) LTE
3 9 (9.78%) 3G
3 9 (9.78%) 3GPP
3 9 (9.78%) PPP
4 5 (5.43%) DVB
5 3 (3.26%) HTTP
6 2 (2.17%) ATM
6 2 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.17%) LDAP
6 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.09%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (1.09%) Bluetooth
7 1 (1.09%) CTI
7 1 (1.09%) Network Security
7 1 (1.09%) SAN
7 1 (1.09%) SNMP
7 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.09%) VoIP
7 1 (1.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) Hadoop
2 3 (3.26%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.17%) SAP BI
3 2 (2.17%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.09%) MySQL
4 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Subversion
2 16 (17.39%) ClearCase
3 14 (15.22%) GoogleTest
4 13 (14.13%) Ant
4 13 (14.13%) NUnit
5 12 (13.04%) CppUnit
5 12 (13.04%) Git (software)
6 7 (7.61%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.52%) JUnit
8 4 (4.35%) Jasmine
8 4 (4.35%) Maven
8 4 (4.35%) Mockito
8 4 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (3.26%) Android Studio
9 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.26%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.26%) Gradle
9 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
10 2 (2.17%) NetBeans
10 2 (2.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 24 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.35%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.26%) Electronics
4 3 (3.26%) Finance
4 3 (3.26%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Avionics
6 1 (1.09%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.13%) HTML
2 9 (9.78%) .NET
2 9 (9.78%) Spring
3 8 (8.70%) CSS
4 7 (7.61%) XML
5 6 (6.52%) WPF
6 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.43%) Hibernate
6 5 (5.43%) HTML5
6 5 (5.43%) jQuery
6 5 (5.43%) Web Services
7 4 (4.35%) Dojo
7 4 (4.35%) Entity Framework
7 4 (4.35%) JSF
7 4 (4.35%) Middleware
7 4 (4.35%) Motif
7 4 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (4.35%) REST
7 4 (4.35%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.35%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.57%) VHDL
2 13 (14.13%) Derivative
3 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.35%) Clustering
4 4 (4.35%) DTV
4 4 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (4.35%) HACMP
4 4 (4.35%) STB
5 3 (3.26%) MPEG
5 3 (3.26%) Physics
6 2 (2.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.17%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.17%) Mechatronics
6 2 (2.17%) User Experience
6 2 (2.17%) Wiki
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.52%) Linux
2 19 (20.65%) Unix
3 14 (15.22%) Windows
4 7 (7.61%) Android
5 4 (4.35%) AIX
5 4 (4.35%) HPUX
5 4 (4.35%) NetWare
5 4 (4.35%) Solaris
6 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.09%) CentOS
7 1 (1.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (97.83%) Software Engineering
2 27 (29.35%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.83%) Multithreading
4 20 (21.74%) UML
5 18 (19.57%) Embedded Software Development
6 17 (18.48%) Integration Testing
6 17 (18.48%) OO
6 17 (18.48%) System Integration Testing
7 15 (16.30%) Scrum
7 15 (16.30%) Use Case
8 14 (15.22%) Configuration Management
8 14 (15.22%) OOD
8 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
9 13 (14.13%) Memory Management
9 13 (14.13%) Project Management
10 12 (13.04%) TDD
11 11 (11.96%) SOA
12 10 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (9.78%) Software Architecture
14 7 (7.61%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (58.70%) C
2 46 (50.00%) C++
3 26 (28.26%) Java
4 25 (27.17%) Embedded C
5 20 (21.74%) Python
6 15 (16.30%) SQL
7 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
8 12 (13.04%) C#
9 7 (7.61%) Perl
10 6 (6.52%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.35%) Embedded C++
11 4 (4.35%) Korn
11 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
12 3 (3.26%) Ruby
13 2 (2.17%) ABAP
13 2 (2.17%) Tcl
13 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
13 2 (2.17%) XAML
14 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.52%) Degree
4 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) GPFS
2 2 (2.17%) Firmware
2 2 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (6.52%) Oracle
1 6 (6.52%) VMware
2 4 (4.35%) Telelogic
2 4 (4.35%) Veritas
3 3 (3.26%) Cisco
3 3 (3.26%) HP
3 3 (3.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.17%) Compaq
4 2 (2.17%) EMC
4 2 (2.17%) Hitachi
4 2 (2.17%) IBM
4 2 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £401 per day
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