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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering 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 Engineering
Rank 46 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 88 61 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.01% 3.61% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.40% 4.96% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 37 10
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£350 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +7.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.63 £40.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £41.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1630 1229 1133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 74.19% 72.64% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 690 581
Average daily rate £360 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 46 94
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering 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
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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
Hook -7 26 £302 -25.80%
Southampton -15 14 £355 +13.60% 31
Farnborough -3 5 £375 +36.36%
Basingstoke - 3 £337 - 1
Winchester +1 2 £375 - 2
Fareham -2 1 £375 +10.29% 2
Portsmouth -8 1 - - 5
Gosport - 1 £640 -
Havant - 1 - - 3
Petersfield - - - - 1
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - -
Ringwood - - - -
Waterlooville - - - -
Yateley - - - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 86 (51.19%) C
2 79 (47.02%) Linux
3 66 (39.29%) Security Cleared
4 63 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (36.31%) SC Cleared
6 55 (32.74%) UNIX
7 52 (30.95%) C++
8 49 (29.17%) Subversion
9 47 (27.98%) UML
10 44 (26.19%) Configuration Management
11 43 (25.60%) Python
11 43 (25.60%) SQL
12 41 (24.40%) Java
13 40 (23.81%) OO
13 40 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (23.21%) Scrum
15 36 (21.43%) OOD
16 35 (20.83%) ClearCase
16 35 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
17 34 (20.24%) NUnit
18 33 (19.64%) GoogleTest
19 32 (19.05%) CppUnit
20 31 (18.45%) Use Case
21 28 (16.67%) Motif
22 27 (16.07%) Project Management
22 27 (16.07%) Windows
22 27 (16.07%) Ant
23 25 (14.88%) Web Services
23 25 (14.88%) XML
24 24 (14.29%) Multithreading

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 10 (5.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.98%) WebSphere Process Server
3 5 (2.98%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.38%) Apache
4 4 (2.38%) Drupal
5 3 (1.79%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.79%) WordPress
5 3 (1.79%) CMS
5 3 (1.79%) Node.js
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 11 (6.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) Network Security
2 7 (4.17%) DVB
3 6 (3.57%) HTTP
3 6 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.98%) SSL
5 4 (2.38%) MQTT
5 4 (2.38%) Modbus
5 4 (2.38%) Ethernet
5 4 (2.38%) ATM
6 3 (1.79%) Internet
7 2 (1.19%) SAN
7 2 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.19%) UPnP
7 2 (1.19%) ASN.1
8 1 (0.60%) VLAN
8 1 (0.60%) LTE
8 1 (0.60%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.60%) NGN
8 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.52%) Ingres
1 16 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (5.95%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.17%) MySQL
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (29.17%) Subversion
2 35 (20.83%) ClearCase
3 34 (20.24%) NUnit
4 33 (19.64%) GoogleTest
5 32 (19.05%) CppUnit
6 27 (16.07%) Ant
7 20 (11.90%) CruiseControl
8 17 (10.12%) Jenkins
9 15 (8.93%) ClearQuest
10 13 (7.74%) Rational Rose
11 12 (7.14%) SoapUI
12 11 (6.55%) SpecFlow
12 11 (6.55%) Cucumber
13 10 (5.95%) Git (software)
14 5 (2.98%) JIRA
14 5 (2.98%) Visual Studio
15 3 (1.79%) FitNesse
15 3 (1.79%) Eclipse
15 3 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
15 3 (1.79%) Hudson
General
1 10 (5.95%) Aerospace
2 3 (1.79%) Electronics
3 2 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.60%) Finance
4 1 (0.60%) Legal
4 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Military
4 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 93 (55.36%) Software Engineer
2 56 (33.33%) Developer
3 27 (16.07%) Software Developer
4 18 (10.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (6.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (5.36%) C Developer
7 7 (4.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 6 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 6 (3.57%) Java Developer
9 5 (2.98%) Test Engineer
9 5 (2.98%) C++ Developer
9 5 (2.98%) PHP Developer
9 5 (2.98%) Analyst
9 5 (2.98%) Test Analyst
9 5 (2.98%) Architect
10 4 (2.38%) Android Software Engineer
10 4 (2.38%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (2.38%) Technical Leader
10 4 (2.38%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (1.79%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.67%) Motif
2 25 (14.88%) Web Services
2 25 (14.88%) XML
3 23 (13.69%) SOAP
4 21 (12.50%) .NET
5 19 (11.31%) wxWidgets
6 13 (7.74%) HTML
7 10 (5.95%) Middleware
8 9 (5.36%) CSS
9 8 (4.76%) jQuery
9 8 (4.76%) .NET Framework
10 7 (4.17%) REST
11 6 (3.57%) JMS
11 6 (3.57%) Ajax
12 5 (2.98%) WSDL
12 5 (2.98%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.98%) RESTful
13 4 (2.38%) HTML5
13 4 (2.38%) WebSockets
13 4 (2.38%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (10.12%) Algorithms
3 14 (8.33%) Derivative
4 8 (4.76%) Device Driver
5 7 (4.17%) Wiki
5 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.98%) STB
6 5 (2.98%) DTV
7 4 (2.38%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.79%) MPEG
8 3 (1.79%) User Experience
9 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.19%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.19%) iPhone
9 2 (1.19%) IPTV
9 2 (1.19%) VHDL
10 1 (0.60%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.60%) Human Factors
10 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 79 (47.02%) Linux
2 55 (32.74%) UNIX
3 27 (16.07%) Windows
4 14 (8.33%) Android
5 11 (6.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.36%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (4.76%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.79%) Debian
9 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.79%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.19%) Solaris
10 2 (1.19%) CentOS
10 2 (1.19%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.60%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (27.98%) UML
3 44 (26.19%) Configuration Management
4 40 (23.81%) OO
4 40 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (23.21%) Scrum
6 36 (21.43%) OOD
7 31 (18.45%) Use Case
8 27 (16.07%) Project Management
9 24 (14.29%) Multithreading
10 22 (13.10%) Refactoring
11 21 (12.50%) Integration Testing
12 20 (11.90%) SOA
13 19 (11.31%) Memory Management
14 17 (10.12%) TDD
14 17 (10.12%) Test Automation
15 14 (8.33%) Unified Process
15 14 (8.33%) RUP
16 13 (7.74%) Unit Testing
16 13 (7.74%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 86 (51.19%) C
2 52 (30.95%) C++
3 43 (25.60%) Python
3 43 (25.60%) SQL
4 41 (24.40%) Java
5 21 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.12%) C#
7 12 (7.14%) Ruby
8 11 (6.55%) Embedded C
9 6 (3.57%) PHP
10 4 (2.38%) PHP5
11 3 (1.79%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.79%) Perl
12 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.19%) Pascal
12 2 (1.19%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.19%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.19%) Ada
13 1 (0.60%) VC++
13 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 61 (36.31%) SC Cleared
3 18 (10.71%) Degree
4 13 (7.74%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.38%) Chartered Engineer
6 2 (1.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.38%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.38%) TickIT
2 1 (0.60%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) DO-178B
System Software
1 13 (7.74%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.60%) Firmware
4 1 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (5.36%) Vagrant
1 9 (5.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (11.31%) Oracle
1 19 (11.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.55%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.17%) ESRI
4 5 (2.98%) IBM
5 4 (2.38%) Software AG
6 3 (1.79%) Zend
6 3 (1.79%) VMware
7 2 (1.19%) Mercator
7 2 (1.19%) Cisco
8 1 (0.60%) BT
8 1 (0.60%) Hitachi
8 1 (0.60%) Veritas
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