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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 43 47 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 84 67 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.08% 3.68% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 5.06% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 39 20
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£338 £383 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £287 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £420 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £38.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £66.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -6.57%
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
1485 1324 1451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.12% 72.67% 73.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 793 784
Average daily rate £375 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 79 104
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.81 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.38% -29.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Southampton +7 35 £350 -1.40% 6
Basingstoke +12 8 £225 -39.18% 3
Portsmouth -1 3 - - 4
Aldershot - 2 £500 -
Romsey - 1 - - 1
Ringwood - - - -
Fareham - - - - 5
Havant - - - - 3
Petersfield - - - -
Winchester - - - - 2
Yateley - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - - 2
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 72 (41.86%) Linux
2 71 (41.28%) C
3 48 (27.91%) Security Cleared
4 38 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (21.51%) SC Cleared
6 36 (20.93%) Windows
7 35 (20.35%) UNIX
7 35 (20.35%) Scrum
8 32 (18.60%) ClearCase
9 31 (18.02%) SQL
10 30 (17.44%) Java
10 30 (17.44%) Web Services
10 30 (17.44%) Python
11 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
12 28 (16.28%) Configuration Management
13 27 (15.70%) OO
14 24 (13.95%) UML
14 24 (13.95%) C++
15 23 (13.37%) Subversion
16 22 (12.79%) .NET
17 21 (12.21%) Git (software)
18 20 (11.63%) Jenkins
18 20 (11.63%) jQuery
19 19 (11.05%) Ruby
19 19 (11.05%) Oracle
19 19 (11.05%) SQL Server
20 18 (10.47%) C#
20 18 (10.47%) TDD
21 17 (9.88%) Telecoms
21 17 (9.88%) Degree

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (5.23%) Apache
2 7 (4.07%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.07%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.33%) Mule
5 3 (1.74%) WordPress
5 3 (1.74%) ArcGIS
5 3 (1.74%) CMS
5 3 (1.74%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (1.74%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (1.74%) Drupal
6 2 (1.16%) IIS
6 2 (1.16%) Confluence
6 2 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.74%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.16%) Simulink
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.40%) TCP/IP
2 10 (5.81%) DVB
3 6 (3.49%) Network Security
4 5 (2.91%) SAN
5 4 (2.33%) Internet
5 4 (2.33%) UPnP
5 4 (2.33%) AMQP
5 4 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (2.33%) Modbus
5 4 (2.33%) MQTT
6 3 (1.74%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.74%) HTTP
7 2 (1.16%) WAN
7 2 (1.16%) ATM
7 2 (1.16%) LAN
7 2 (1.16%) SNMP
7 2 (1.16%) IPv4
7 2 (1.16%) FCoE
7 2 (1.16%) ASN.1
7 2 (1.16%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.56%) MySQL
3 9 (5.23%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.16%) Big Data
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (18.60%) ClearCase
2 23 (13.37%) Subversion
3 21 (12.21%) Git (software)
4 20 (11.63%) Jenkins
5 12 (6.98%) SpecFlow
5 12 (6.98%) NUnit
6 11 (6.40%) SoapUI
6 11 (6.40%) Cucumber
7 10 (5.81%) GoogleTest
7 10 (5.81%) CppUnit
7 10 (5.81%) JIRA
7 10 (5.81%) Ant
8 9 (5.23%) Visual Studio
8 9 (5.23%) Rational Rose
9 7 (4.07%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.33%) PHPUnit
10 4 (2.33%) Hudson
11 3 (1.74%) Rational Rhapsody
11 3 (1.74%) DbUnit
11 3 (1.74%) Mockito
General
1 17 (9.88%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.81%) Military
3 3 (1.74%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.16%) Finance
4 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 95 (55.23%) Software Engineer
2 50 (29.07%) Developer
3 20 (11.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (7.56%) Software Developer
5 9 (5.23%) PHP Developer
6 8 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (4.65%) Architect
7 7 (4.07%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.49%) C# Developer
9 5 (2.91%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (2.91%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (2.91%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 5 (2.91%) ScrumMaster
9 5 (2.91%) Ruby Developer
9 5 (2.91%) Web Developer
9 5 (2.91%) Consultant
9 5 (2.91%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (2.91%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (17.44%) Web Services
2 22 (12.79%) .NET
3 20 (11.63%) jQuery
4 17 (9.88%) CSS
4 17 (9.88%) SOAP
5 15 (8.72%) POSIX
6 14 (8.14%) HTML
7 13 (7.56%) Middleware
7 13 (7.56%) XML
8 10 (5.81%) Motif
8 10 (5.81%) .NET Framework
9 7 (4.07%) Ajax
9 7 (4.07%) REST
10 6 (3.49%) Hibernate
10 6 (3.49%) Spring
11 5 (2.91%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (2.91%) Django
11 5 (2.91%) XSLT
12 4 (2.33%) Classic ASP
12 4 (2.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.72%) DTV
2 12 (6.98%) Device Driver
3 10 (5.81%) STB
4 8 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (4.07%) Derivative
6 5 (2.91%) Wiki
7 4 (2.33%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.74%) Kindle
9 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.16%) Clustering
9 2 (1.16%) VHDL
9 2 (1.16%) MPEG
9 2 (1.16%) Firmware
10 1 (0.58%) HACMP
10 1 (0.58%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.58%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.58%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 72 (41.86%) Linux
2 36 (20.93%) Windows
3 35 (20.35%) UNIX
4 9 (5.23%) Android
5 7 (4.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (4.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.91%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (2.33%) Debian
7 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.74%) Solaris
8 3 (1.74%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.16%) AIX
9 2 (1.16%) HPUX
10 1 (0.58%) SUSE
10 1 (0.58%) NetWare
10 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.35%) Scrum
3 28 (16.28%) Configuration Management
4 27 (15.70%) OO
5 24 (13.95%) UML
6 18 (10.47%) TDD
7 17 (9.88%) DevOps
8 15 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (8.72%) Test Automation
8 15 (8.72%) MVC
8 15 (8.72%) Use Case
9 14 (8.14%) OOD
9 14 (8.14%) SOA
10 13 (7.56%) Integration Testing
11 12 (6.98%) Project Management
11 12 (6.98%) Multithreading
12 9 (5.23%) BDD
12 9 (5.23%) RUP
12 9 (5.23%) Validation
12 9 (5.23%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 71 (41.28%) C
2 31 (18.02%) SQL
3 30 (17.44%) Python
3 30 (17.44%) Java
4 29 (16.86%) JavaScript
5 24 (13.95%) C++
6 19 (11.05%) Ruby
7 18 (10.47%) C#
8 17 (9.88%) Embedded C
9 11 (6.40%) Perl
9 11 (6.40%) PHP
10 8 (4.65%) PHP5
10 8 (4.65%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
11 5 (2.91%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.91%) VBScript
12 4 (2.33%) Korn
13 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.16%) Ada
14 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 37 (21.51%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.88%) Degree
4 7 (4.07%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.16%) MCSE
5 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.74%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.58%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (4.07%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.74%) vCloud
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.58%) GPFS
3 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (6.40%) Puppet
2 6 (3.49%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.91%) Ansible
4 3 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.16%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (11.05%) Oracle
2 17 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.40%) VMware
4 9 (5.23%) ESRI
5 7 (4.07%) Zend
6 4 (2.33%) Splunk
6 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.33%) Cisco
6 4 (2.33%) HP
7 3 (1.74%) Intel
7 3 (1.74%) Adobe
8 2 (1.16%) IBM
8 2 (1.16%) Mercator
8 2 (1.16%) Veritas
8 2 (1.16%) Google
8 2 (1.16%) Atomikos
9 1 (0.58%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.58%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.58%) Serena
9 1 (0.58%) BT
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