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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 48 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 72 107 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.66% 5.05% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 6.07% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 53 54
Median daily rate £383 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £419 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £34.57 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
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
1531 1764 1615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.79% 83.21% 77.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 979 1143 928
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 89 74
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -34.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Hook +1 11 £290 -12.12%
Portsmouth -12 11 £463 +41.43% 4
Southampton +13 5 £388 +12.31% 14
Winchester +4 5 £456 +38.18% 1
Fareham - 4 £360 - 5
Basingstoke -12 3 £338 +35.00% 6
Eastleigh -5 2 £341 -
Farnborough -10 2 £413 +35.24% 5
Gosport - 2 £545 - 1
Havant - 2 - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 88 (45.83%) C
2 77 (40.10%) Linux
3 74 (38.54%) Security Cleared
4 68 (35.42%) SC Cleared
5 66 (34.38%) C++
6 50 (26.04%) Unix
6 50 (26.04%) Python
7 48 (25.00%) UML
8 47 (24.48%) Java
9 46 (23.96%) GoogleTest
10 45 (23.44%) Integration Testing
11 43 (22.40%) Multithreading
11 43 (22.40%) NUnit
12 40 (20.83%) Subversion
12 40 (20.83%) ClearCase
13 39 (20.31%) Project Management
13 39 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (19.79%) OOD
14 38 (19.79%) OO
15 37 (19.27%) Ant
15 37 (19.27%) System Integration Testing
16 36 (18.75%) Memory Management
16 36 (18.75%) Configuration Management
16 36 (18.75%) CppUnit
17 35 (18.23%) Derivative
18 34 (17.71%) Use Case
18 34 (17.71%) SQL
19 33 (17.19%) Unit Testing
20 31 (16.15%) Requirements Analysis
21 29 (15.10%) JavaScript

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 6 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (2.08%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.56%) JBoss
3 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.52%) Drupal
4 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.17%) Google Play
2 6 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.13%) Bluemix
3 3 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.56%) SaaS
4 2 (1.04%) Office 365
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.42%) Wireless
2 18 (9.38%) LTE
3 10 (5.21%) 3G
4 9 (4.69%) 3GPP
4 9 (4.69%) Bluetooth
4 9 (4.69%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (4.69%) PPP
4 9 (4.69%) SAN
5 8 (4.17%) FCoE
5 8 (4.17%) iSCSI
6 5 (2.60%) DVB
7 4 (2.08%) HTTP
8 3 (1.56%) ATM
8 3 (1.56%) Firewall
8 3 (1.56%) LAN
8 3 (1.56%) WAN
9 1 (0.52%) Internet
9 1 (0.52%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.52%) SNMP
9 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (4.69%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.65%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.13%) MySQL
4 6 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.56%) Ingres
7 2 (1.04%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 46 (23.96%) GoogleTest
2 43 (22.40%) NUnit
3 40 (20.83%) ClearCase
3 40 (20.83%) Subversion
4 37 (19.27%) Ant
5 36 (18.75%) CppUnit
6 15 (7.81%) Gradle
7 12 (6.25%) Android Studio
7 12 (6.25%) Git (software)
8 10 (5.21%) Jenkins
9 8 (4.17%) Cucumber
9 8 (4.17%) JUnit
10 7 (3.65%) Maven
10 7 (3.65%) Mockito
10 7 (3.65%) Rational DOORS
11 6 (3.13%) Jasmine
12 5 (2.60%) Rational Rose
13 4 (2.08%) HP UFT
13 4 (2.08%) LoadRunner
13 4 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 22 (11.46%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.21%) Aerospace
3 9 (4.69%) Legal
4 5 (2.60%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.08%) Military
6 3 (1.56%) Avionics
6 3 (1.56%) Electronics
7 2 (1.04%) Finance
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (42.19%) Software Engineer
2 74 (38.54%) Developer
3 30 (15.63%) C Developer
4 25 (13.02%) Embedded Engineer
4 25 (13.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 22 (11.46%) Software Developer
6 18 (9.38%) VHDL Engineer
7 15 (7.81%) C++ Developer
8 13 (6.77%) C/C++ Developer
9 11 (5.73%) C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Java Engineer
9 11 (5.73%) Java Software Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) C Software Engineer
10 10 (5.21%) Java Developer
11 9 (4.69%) Android Developer
11 9 (4.69%) Architect
11 9 (4.69%) Technical Architect
12 8 (4.17%) Integration Engineer
13 7 (3.65%) C++ Software Developer
13 7 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.46%) HTML
2 15 (7.81%) RESTful
3 14 (7.29%) Spring
4 13 (6.77%) Node.js
4 13 (6.77%) XML
5 11 (5.73%) AngularJS
6 10 (5.21%) CSS
6 10 (5.21%) Motif
7 8 (4.17%) jQuery
7 8 (4.17%) Web Services
8 7 (3.65%) .NET
8 7 (3.65%) Dojo
8 7 (3.65%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (3.65%) Spring Boot
8 7 (3.65%) Spring Integration
8 7 (3.65%) Spring MVC
9 6 (3.13%) HTML5
9 6 (3.13%) J2EE
9 6 (3.13%) JPA
9 6 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.23%) Derivative
2 27 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.38%) VHDL
4 11 (5.73%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.21%) Device Driver
6 6 (3.13%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.60%) DTV
7 5 (2.60%) STB
7 5 (2.60%) User Experience
8 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.08%) MPEG
9 3 (1.56%) Clustering
9 3 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.56%) HACMP
9 3 (1.56%) Physics
10 2 (1.04%) Mechatronics
10 2 (1.04%) Wiki
11 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.52%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 77 (40.10%) Linux
2 50 (26.04%) Unix
3 28 (14.58%) Windows
4 16 (8.33%) Android
5 11 (5.73%) AIX
6 9 (4.69%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.56%) HPUX
8 3 (1.56%) NetWare
8 3 (1.56%) Solaris
8 3 (1.56%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.04%) CentOS
9 2 (1.04%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (25.00%) UML
2 45 (23.44%) Integration Testing
3 43 (22.40%) Multithreading
4 39 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (20.31%) Project Management
5 38 (19.79%) OO
5 38 (19.79%) OOD
6 37 (19.27%) System Integration Testing
7 36 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 36 (18.75%) Memory Management
8 34 (17.71%) Use Case
9 33 (17.19%) Unit Testing
10 31 (16.15%) Requirements Analysis
11 21 (10.94%) TDD
12 18 (9.38%) Embedded Software Development
13 17 (8.85%) Scrum
14 16 (8.33%) Android Development
14 16 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (7.29%) SOA
16 13 (6.77%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 88 (45.83%) C
2 66 (34.38%) C++
3 50 (26.04%) Python
4 47 (24.48%) Java
5 34 (17.71%) SQL
6 29 (15.10%) JavaScript
7 23 (11.98%) Embedded C
8 19 (9.90%) Perl
9 15 (7.81%) C#
10 12 (6.25%) Ruby
11 9 (4.69%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.60%) Go
13 4 (2.08%) PHP
13 4 (2.08%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.56%) Korn
15 2 (1.04%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.04%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.52%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.52%) Tcl
16 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (38.54%) Security Cleared
2 68 (35.42%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.77%) Degree
4 3 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.56%) HND
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.56%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.04%) TickIT
3 1 (0.52%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.52%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.56%) GPFS
4 1 (0.52%) Docker
4 1 (0.52%) Firmware
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (5.73%) SCCM
2 10 (5.21%) SCOM
2 10 (5.21%) Tivoli
3 5 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (2.08%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (1.56%) vRealize
6 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.52%) Cacti
7 1 (0.52%) Nagios
7 1 (0.52%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (8.85%) Oracle
1 17 (8.85%) VMware
2 15 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.29%) HP
3 14 (7.29%) IBM
4 11 (5.73%) Veritas
5 8 (4.17%) CA
5 8 (4.17%) Google
6 5 (2.60%) Serena
7 4 (2.08%) Cisco
7 4 (2.08%) Telelogic
8 3 (1.56%) BMC
8 3 (1.56%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.56%) NetApp
9 2 (1.04%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.52%) Hitachi
10 1 (0.52%) New Relic
10 1 (0.52%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
Southampton, Hampshire
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