The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 39 31 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 101 114 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.67% 5.11% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 6.37% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 39
Median daily rate £350 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 6
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £40.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
Software Engineering
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1654 1790 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.54% 80.16% 75.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1094 897
Median daily rate £380 £388 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 85 71
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £46.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 4 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 +15 15 £349 -11.08% 11
Winchester -1 10 £300 - 2
Basingstoke -16 10 £325 -13.33% 9
Fareham - 8 £360 - 6
Portsmouth -5 7 £463 +41.43% 6
Eastleigh +2 6 - - 1
Farnborough 0 5 - -
Hook -2 4 £283 -7.75%
Gosport -12 4 £530 +51.42% 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 93 (46.97%) C
2 87 (43.94%) C++
3 79 (39.90%) Linux
4 69 (34.85%) Security Cleared
5 58 (29.29%) SC Cleared
6 56 (28.28%) Python
7 50 (25.25%) UML
7 50 (25.25%) Multithreading
8 48 (24.24%) GoogleTest
9 47 (23.74%) Unix
10 46 (23.23%) Java
10 46 (23.23%) Subversion
11 45 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (22.73%) NUnit
12 43 (21.72%) Unit Testing
13 41 (20.71%) Memory Management
13 41 (20.71%) OOD
14 40 (20.20%) Integration Testing
15 39 (19.70%) ClearCase
16 38 (19.19%) OO
17 37 (18.69%) Project Management
18 36 (18.18%) Configuration Management
18 36 (18.18%) Ant
18 36 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
19 35 (17.68%) Use Case
19 35 (17.68%) CppUnit
20 33 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
21 32 (16.16%) SQL
22 31 (15.66%) Derivative
23 30 (15.15%) Windows

Software Engineering
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 14 (7.07%) Node.js
2 6 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (3.03%) JBoss
3 2 (1.01%) Drupal
3 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.51%) Apache
4 1 (0.51%) CMS
4 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.03%) Bluemix
2 3 (1.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.51%) IaaS
3 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.10%) Wireless
2 18 (9.09%) LTE
3 10 (5.05%) 3G
4 9 (4.55%) 3GPP
4 9 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (4.55%) PPP
4 9 (4.55%) SAN
5 8 (4.04%) FCoE
5 8 (4.04%) iSCSI
6 6 (3.03%) DVB
7 5 (2.53%) Bluetooth
8 4 (2.02%) ATM
8 4 (2.02%) HTTP
9 3 (1.52%) Firewall
9 3 (1.52%) LAN
9 3 (1.52%) WAN
10 2 (1.01%) Internet
10 2 (1.01%) LDAP
10 2 (1.01%) TCP/IP
10 2 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.53%) NoSQL
3 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.02%) Ingres
4 4 (2.02%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.02%) MySQL
5 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.01%) SAP BI
6 2 (1.01%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.51%) Redis
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (24.24%) GoogleTest
2 46 (23.23%) Subversion
3 45 (22.73%) NUnit
4 39 (19.70%) ClearCase
5 36 (18.18%) Ant
6 35 (17.68%) CppUnit
7 18 (9.09%) Git (software)
8 13 (6.57%) Gradle
9 11 (5.56%) JUnit
10 10 (5.05%) Cucumber
11 9 (4.55%) Jasmine
12 8 (4.04%) Android Studio
12 8 (4.04%) Jenkins
13 7 (3.54%) Maven
13 7 (3.54%) Mockito
13 7 (3.54%) Rational DOORS
13 7 (3.54%) Visual Studio
14 5 (2.53%) HP UFT
14 5 (2.53%) JIRA
14 5 (2.53%) Selenium
General
1 24 (12.12%) Telecoms
2 11 (5.56%) Aerospace
3 9 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.04%) Legal
5 4 (2.02%) Finance
5 4 (2.02%) Military
6 3 (1.52%) Electronics
7 2 (1.01%) Avionics
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 89 (44.95%) Software Engineer
2 66 (33.33%) Developer
3 32 (16.16%) C Developer
4 29 (14.65%) Embedded Engineer
4 29 (14.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 18 (9.09%) VHDL Engineer
6 17 (8.59%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (8.08%) C Software Engineer
7 16 (8.08%) Software Developer
8 15 (7.58%) C++ Developer
9 13 (6.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (6.06%) C/C++ Developer
11 11 (5.56%) Java Engineer
11 11 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (4.55%) Architect
12 9 (4.55%) Java Developer
13 8 (4.04%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (4.04%) Systems Engineer
14 7 (3.54%) Integration Engineer
14 7 (3.54%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.60%) HTML
1 19 (9.60%) Spring
2 16 (8.08%) XML
3 11 (5.56%) CSS
3 11 (5.56%) RESTful
4 10 (5.05%) AngularJS
5 9 (4.55%) .NET
5 9 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 9 (4.55%) jQuery
6 8 (4.04%) HTML5
7 7 (3.54%) Dojo
7 7 (3.54%) Entity Framework
7 7 (3.54%) JPA
7 7 (3.54%) Motif
7 7 (3.54%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (3.54%) SOAP
7 7 (3.54%) Spring Boot
7 7 (3.54%) Spring Integration
7 7 (3.54%) Spring MVC
7 7 (3.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.66%) Derivative
2 27 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.09%) VHDL
4 10 (5.05%) Device Driver
5 8 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.03%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.53%) DTV
7 5 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.53%) STB
8 4 (2.02%) MPEG
8 4 (2.02%) User Experience
9 3 (1.52%) Clustering
9 3 (1.52%) HACMP
9 3 (1.52%) Physics
10 2 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.01%) Mechatronics
10 2 (1.01%) Wiki
11 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (39.90%) Linux
2 47 (23.74%) Unix
3 30 (15.15%) Windows
4 12 (6.06%) Android
5 11 (5.56%) AIX
6 6 (3.03%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.52%) HPUX
8 3 (1.52%) NetWare
8 3 (1.52%) Solaris
9 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.01%) Debian
9 2 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.01%) VxWorks
9 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.51%) CentOS
10 1 (0.51%) SUSE
10 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.25%) Multithreading
1 50 (25.25%) UML
2 45 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (21.72%) Unit Testing
4 41 (20.71%) Memory Management
4 41 (20.71%) OOD
5 40 (20.20%) Integration Testing
6 38 (19.19%) OO
7 37 (18.69%) Project Management
8 36 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 36 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
9 35 (17.68%) Use Case
10 33 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
11 22 (11.11%) Scrum
12 19 (9.60%) TDD
13 18 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
14 17 (8.59%) SOA
15 16 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (6.57%) Microservices
16 13 (6.57%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 93 (46.97%) C
2 87 (43.94%) C++
3 56 (28.28%) Python
4 46 (23.23%) Java
5 32 (16.16%) SQL
6 27 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 26 (13.13%) Embedded C
8 17 (8.59%) C#
9 15 (7.58%) Perl
10 7 (3.54%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.54%) Ruby
11 5 (2.53%) Embedded C++
11 5 (2.53%) Go
11 5 (2.53%) PHP
11 5 (2.53%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.52%) Korn
13 2 (1.01%) ABAP
13 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.01%) Tcl
13 2 (1.01%) XAML
Qualifications
1 69 (34.85%) Security Cleared
2 58 (29.29%) SC Cleared
3 19 (9.60%) Degree
4 3 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.01%) OCA
5 2 (1.01%) OCP
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.51%) HND
6 1 (0.51%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) QA
2 5 (2.53%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.53%) TickIT
3 1 (0.51%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.52%) GPFS
4 2 (1.01%) Firmware
4 2 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.01%) zsh
Systems Management
1 9 (4.55%) SCCM
2 8 (4.04%) SCOM
3 5 (2.53%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.52%) vRealize
5 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.51%) Cacti
6 1 (0.51%) Nagios
6 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.51%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 19 (9.60%) Oracle
2 18 (9.09%) VMware
3 14 (7.07%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.57%) HP
5 12 (6.06%) IBM
6 11 (5.56%) Veritas
7 6 (3.03%) CA
7 6 (3.03%) Cisco
8 4 (2.02%) Google
8 4 (2.02%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.02%) Telelogic
9 3 (1.52%) BMC
9 3 (1.52%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.52%) NetApp
9 3 (1.52%) Serena
10 2 (1.01%) Cognos
10 2 (1.01%) SAP
10 2 (1.01%) Trillium
11 1 (0.51%) Compaq
11 1 (0.51%) EMC
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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