The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 78 66 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 43 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.96% 2.19% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 2.36% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£355 £329 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.98% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 17
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.69 £40.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
1976 1569 1465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 89.94% 92.73% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 863 730
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 101 179
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.38 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.69% -20.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

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 Software Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 13 £363 +20.83% 12
Farnborough -4 4 - -
Winchester - - - -
Yateley - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 1
Havant - - - - 3
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Software Engineer
South East

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 93 (91.18%) Software Engineering
2 58 (56.86%) C
3 45 (44.12%) Linux
4 36 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (33.33%) C++
5 34 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 33 (32.35%) SC Cleared
7 28 (27.45%) Python
8 27 (26.47%) UNIX
9 25 (24.51%) Java
10 23 (22.55%) Subversion
11 22 (21.57%) Scrum
12 21 (20.59%) Configuration Management
13 20 (19.61%) UML
14 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (15.69%) OO
16 15 (14.71%) SQL
17 14 (13.73%) Web Services
17 14 (13.73%) ClearCase
17 14 (13.73%) OOD
17 14 (13.73%) Android
17 14 (13.73%) Algorithms
18 13 (12.75%) Project Management
19 12 (11.76%) SOA
19 12 (11.76%) Windows
19 12 (11.76%) Refactoring
20 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
20 11 (10.78%) Jenkins
20 11 (10.78%) C#
20 11 (10.78%) Oracle

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (7.84%) WebLogic
2 7 (6.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Process Server
3 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.94%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Simulink
2 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.82%) Network Security
2 7 (6.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.86%) DVB
3 5 (4.90%) MQTT
3 5 (4.90%) Modbus
4 4 (3.92%) SSL
4 4 (3.92%) HTTP
5 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.96%) ASN.1
6 2 (1.96%) SAN
6 2 (1.96%) UPnP
6 2 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.98%) NGN
7 1 (0.98%) LTE
7 1 (0.98%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.98%) LDAP
7 1 (0.98%) 2G
7 1 (0.98%) RTP
7 1 (0.98%) UTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.96%) Ingres
3 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (22.55%) Subversion
2 14 (13.73%) ClearCase
3 11 (10.78%) Jenkins
4 10 (9.80%) NUnit
4 10 (9.80%) Ant
4 10 (9.80%) GoogleTest
4 10 (9.80%) CppUnit
5 9 (8.82%) Rational Rose
6 7 (6.86%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.88%) Cucumber
7 6 (5.88%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.88%) SoapUI
8 4 (3.92%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.94%) Hudson
9 3 (2.94%) FitNesse
9 3 (2.94%) JIRA
10 2 (1.96%) ClearQuest
10 2 (1.96%) CruiseControl
10 2 (1.96%) JUnit
10 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.94%) Military
3 3 (2.94%) Electronics
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.73%) Web Services
2 11 (10.78%) SOAP
3 10 (9.80%) Motif
4 8 (7.84%) .NET
5 7 (6.86%) XML
6 5 (4.90%) REST
6 5 (4.90%) WebSockets
6 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.90%) wxWidgets
6 5 (4.90%) JMS
7 4 (3.92%) OpenGL
7 4 (3.92%) WSDL
8 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.94%) POSIX
8 3 (2.94%) Middleware
9 2 (1.96%) WinForms
9 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.96%) XSLT
9 2 (1.96%) MFC
9 2 (1.96%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Algorithms
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.86%) Wiki
3 7 (6.86%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.90%) Derivative
4 5 (4.90%) STB
4 5 (4.90%) DTV
5 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.94%) MPEG
6 2 (1.96%) HACMP
6 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.96%) Clustering
6 2 (1.96%) VHDL
6 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.96%) IPTV
6 2 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.98%) Open Source
7 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 45 (44.12%) Linux
2 27 (26.47%) UNIX
3 14 (13.73%) Android
4 12 (11.76%) Windows
5 8 (7.84%) Mac OS X
6 7 (6.86%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.94%) Solaris
9 2 (1.96%) AIX
9 2 (1.96%) HPUX
9 2 (1.96%) NetWare
9 2 (1.96%) CentOS
9 2 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (91.18%) Software Engineering
2 36 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (21.57%) Scrum
4 21 (20.59%) Configuration Management
5 20 (19.61%) UML
6 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (15.69%) OO
8 14 (13.73%) OOD
9 13 (12.75%) Project Management
10 12 (11.76%) SOA
10 12 (11.76%) Refactoring
11 11 (10.78%) Code Coverage
12 10 (9.80%) TDD
12 10 (9.80%) User Stories
12 10 (9.80%) Integration Testing
12 10 (9.80%) Test Automation
13 9 (8.82%) Use Case
13 9 (8.82%) RUP
13 9 (8.82%) Unified Process
14 7 (6.86%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.86%) C
2 34 (33.33%) C++
3 28 (27.45%) Python
4 25 (24.51%) Java
5 15 (14.71%) SQL
6 11 (10.78%) C#
6 11 (10.78%) Embedded C
7 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.92%) Ruby
9 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.94%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.96%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.96%) Ada
10 2 (1.96%) Pascal
10 2 (1.96%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.96%) Korn
11 1 (0.98%) XQuery
11 1 (0.98%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 33 (32.35%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.82%) Degree
4 8 (7.84%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) TickIT
2 4 (3.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.98%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.96%) GPFS
3 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) Vagrant
1 7 (6.86%) Puppet
2 2 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Oracle
2 6 (5.88%) IBM
3 3 (2.94%) Software AG
3 3 (2.94%) VMware
3 3 (2.94%) ESRI
4 2 (1.96%) Hitachi
4 2 (1.96%) Veritas
4 2 (1.96%) HP
4 2 (1.96%) Compaq
4 2 (1.96%) EMC
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.98%) Mercator
Eastleigh, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago