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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South East / Hampshire
Rank 53 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 59 104 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.33% 5.40% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 6.73% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 45 45
Median daily rate £425 £300 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £430 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 9
Median hourly rate £43.75 £46.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.45 £40.25 £26.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £49.78 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +15.78%

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
1414 1545 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.71% 80.26% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 913 1017 950
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 63 75
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.75 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017.

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +19 20 £850 +112.50% 15
Portsmouth 0 13 £413 -2.94% 5
Basingstoke +6 5 £315 +14.54% 6
Farnborough -6 4 £400 +28.00% 3
Hook -11 4 £365 +23.72%
Fareham -8 2 £475 - 9
Winchester -5 1 £435 +31.81% 1
Havant -7 1 - - 1
Aldershot - 1 £450 - 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 51 (41.80%) Security Cleared
2 48 (39.34%) SC Cleared
3 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (27.05%) Linux
5 26 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (19.67%) TDD
6 24 (19.67%) Unix
6 24 (19.67%) C#
6 24 (19.67%) Scrum
7 23 (18.85%) C
7 23 (18.85%) Python
8 20 (16.39%) UML
8 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
9 19 (15.57%) C++
9 19 (15.57%) HTML
10 18 (14.75%) Java
10 18 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (13.93%) DevOps
11 17 (13.93%) JavaScript
11 17 (13.93%) Web Services
11 17 (13.93%) CSS
12 16 (13.11%) XML
12 16 (13.11%) SQL
12 16 (13.11%) OO
12 16 (13.11%) Project Management
13 15 (12.30%) Windows
13 15 (12.30%) SQL Server
13 15 (12.30%) Product Management
13 15 (12.30%) SaaS
14 14 (11.48%) Git (software)

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 4 (3.28%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.46%) Apache
2 3 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.46%) JBoss
3 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.82%) IIS
3 1 (0.82%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.38%) MS Office
2 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.30%) SaaS
2 9 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.92%) PaaS
4 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.28%) Google Play
6 1 (0.82%) IaaS
6 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.74%) LAN
1 7 (5.74%) WAN
2 6 (4.92%) IP Telephony
2 6 (4.92%) SAN
2 6 (4.92%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.46%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.82%) BGP
4 1 (0.82%) DMVPN
4 1 (0.82%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.82%) Firewall
4 1 (0.82%) HTTP
4 1 (0.82%) Internet
4 1 (0.82%) SNMP
4 1 (0.82%) SSL
4 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.02%) MySQL
3 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.64%) GIS
5 1 (0.82%) Big Data
5 1 (0.82%) JasperReports
5 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.82%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.20%) Ant
3 9 (7.38%) Subversion
4 8 (6.56%) GoogleTest
4 8 (6.56%) Gradle
4 8 (6.56%) NUnit
5 6 (4.92%) ClearCase
5 6 (4.92%) CppUnit
6 5 (4.10%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.10%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.28%) Android Studio
7 4 (3.28%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.28%) JUnit
7 4 (3.28%) Maven
8 3 (2.46%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.46%) Selenium
9 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.64%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (9.02%) Military
2 8 (6.56%) Finance
3 5 (4.10%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.28%) Retail
5 2 (1.64%) Avionics
5 2 (1.64%) Electronics
5 2 (1.64%) Games
6 1 (0.82%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (37.70%) Software Engineer
2 43 (35.25%) Developer
3 11 (9.02%) Project Manager
4 9 (7.38%) C Developer
5 8 (6.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (5.74%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 7 (5.74%) Software Developer
7 6 (4.92%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Ada Engineer
7 6 (4.92%) Android Developer
7 6 (4.92%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (4.92%) Scala Developer
8 5 (4.10%) Ada Software Engineer
8 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 4 (3.28%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.28%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.57%) HTML
2 17 (13.93%) CSS
2 17 (13.93%) Web Services
3 16 (13.11%) XML
4 12 (9.84%) .NET
5 10 (8.20%) RESTful
6 8 (6.56%) ASP.NET
7 7 (5.74%) Spring
8 6 (4.92%) jQuery
8 6 (4.92%) JSON
8 6 (4.92%) WCF
9 5 (4.10%) SOAP
10 4 (3.28%) HTML5
10 4 (3.28%) Qt
10 4 (3.28%) REST
10 4 (3.28%) STL
11 3 (2.46%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.46%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (2.46%) Spring MVC
11 3 (2.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.56%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.56%) Derivative
3 8 (6.56%) User Experience
4 5 (4.10%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.46%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.46%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.46%) RIA
6 2 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.82%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.82%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.05%) Linux
2 24 (19.67%) Unix
3 15 (12.30%) Windows
4 7 (5.74%) Android
4 7 (5.74%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.82%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (19.67%) Scrum
3 24 (19.67%) TDD
4 20 (16.39%) UML
5 17 (13.93%) DevOps
6 16 (13.11%) OO
6 16 (13.11%) Project Management
7 15 (12.30%) Product Management
8 12 (9.84%) Open Source
8 12 (9.84%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (9.84%) Unit Testing
9 10 (8.20%) MVC
9 10 (8.20%) System Integration Testing
10 9 (7.38%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.38%) Use Case
11 8 (6.56%) BDD
11 8 (6.56%) Integration Testing
12 7 (5.74%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.67%) C#
2 23 (18.85%) C
2 23 (18.85%) Python
3 19 (15.57%) C++
4 18 (14.75%) Java
5 17 (13.93%) JavaScript
6 16 (13.11%) SQL
7 10 (8.20%) Ada
8 7 (5.74%) Ada 83
8 7 (5.74%) Ada 95
9 6 (4.92%) PHP
9 6 (4.92%) Scala
10 4 (3.28%) Embedded C
10 4 (3.28%) Ruby
11 3 (2.46%) Perl
11 3 (2.46%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.64%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.64%) VB
13 1 (0.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 51 (41.80%) Security Cleared
2 48 (39.34%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.74%) MCTS
3 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.10%) Degree
5 2 (1.64%) PMP
6 1 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) DO-178B
1 2 (1.64%) PA-DSS
1 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.82%) MISRA
2 1 (0.82%) MISRA C
System Software
1 12 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.92%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (3.28%) Docker
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) Marathon
1 3 (2.46%) Mesos
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.84%) VMware
3 8 (6.56%) Cisco
4 6 (4.92%) Oracle
5 4 (3.28%) Google
6 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.64%) Telelogic
7 1 (0.82%) F5
7 1 (0.82%) HP
7 1 (0.82%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.82%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.82%) SAP
7 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.82%) Xamarin
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