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 2015 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 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 46 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 88 84 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.01% 4.08% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 5.51% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 43 39
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£370 £338 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £262 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.76 £35.00 £35.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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
1747 1524 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.52% 73.94% 74.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 907 810
Average daily rate £375 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 75 81
Average hourly rate £25.55 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.88% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 2015.

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 2015.

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 2015. 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 -15 17 £370 +5.71% 15
Hook +15 13 £413 +65.16%
Portsmouth +6 9 £339 - 10
Basingstoke -5 5 £250 +11.11% 7
Gosport +7 2 £500 -
Eastleigh -2 1 - - 1
Winchester - 1 £385 - 2
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 99 (52.11%) Linux
2 94 (49.47%) C++
3 86 (45.26%) Security Cleared
4 76 (40.00%) C
5 72 (37.89%) UML
6 69 (36.32%) SC Cleared
7 50 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 49 (25.79%) OO
9 43 (22.63%) OOD
9 43 (22.63%) Java
10 41 (21.58%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (17.89%) UNIX
12 32 (16.84%) Subversion
13 30 (15.79%) Windows
14 28 (14.74%) Multithreading
15 27 (14.21%) Project Management
16 24 (12.63%) GoogleTest
17 23 (12.11%) Memory Management
17 23 (12.11%) Configuration Management
17 23 (12.11%) Unit Testing
18 22 (11.58%) Python
19 21 (11.05%) Management Information System
20 19 (10.00%) Integration Testing
20 19 (10.00%) Use Case
20 19 (10.00%) Scrum
20 19 (10.00%) SDLC
21 18 (9.47%) NUnit
21 18 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (9.47%) SQL
22 17 (8.95%) Oracle

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (1.58%) JBoss
1 3 (1.58%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (1.05%) TPMS
3 1 (0.53%) WordPress
3 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (5.79%) MS Office
2 6 (3.16%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.05%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.74%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.63%) SAN
3 4 (2.11%) DVB
3 4 (2.11%) ATM
3 4 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (1.58%) VLAN
4 3 (1.58%) iSCSI
4 3 (1.58%) LTE
4 3 (1.58%) FCoE
5 2 (1.05%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.53%) UMTS
6 1 (0.53%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.53%) HTTP
6 1 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.53%) Wireless
6 1 (0.53%) 802.11
6 1 (0.53%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.53%) Network Security
6 1 (0.53%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.95%) Oracle Database
2 7 (3.68%) MySQL
3 6 (3.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.58%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.05%) DB2
5 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.53%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 32 (16.84%) Subversion
2 24 (12.63%) GoogleTest
3 18 (9.47%) NUnit
4 17 (8.95%) ClearCase
5 13 (6.84%) Ant
6 12 (6.32%) Cucumber
7 11 (5.79%) CppUnit
7 11 (5.79%) Git (software)
7 11 (5.79%) Selenium
8 8 (4.21%) Visual Studio
8 8 (4.21%) JIRA
9 7 (3.68%) Rational DOORS
9 7 (3.68%) Jenkins
10 6 (3.16%) LabVIEW
10 6 (3.16%) Rational Rose
11 5 (2.63%) JUnit
11 5 (2.63%) SpecFlow
12 4 (2.11%) SoapUI
12 4 (2.11%) Maven
13 3 (1.58%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (4.74%) Finance
2 6 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.11%) Military
3 4 (2.11%) Banking
4 3 (1.58%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.58%) Electronics
4 3 (1.58%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.05%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (43.68%) Software Engineer
2 32 (16.84%) Developer
3 16 (8.42%) Systems Engineer
4 15 (7.89%) Architect
5 14 (7.37%) C Developer
6 12 (6.32%) Analyst
7 11 (5.79%) C++ Developer
8 10 (5.26%) Technical Leader
9 8 (4.21%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.68%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.68%) Android Software Engineer
11 6 (3.16%) C++ Software Engineer
12 5 (2.63%) Oracle DBA
12 5 (2.63%) DBA
12 5 (2.63%) Software Developer
13 4 (2.11%) Java Developer
13 4 (2.11%) Agile Test Analyst
13 4 (2.11%) Linux Engineer
13 4 (2.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.26%) HTML
2 9 (4.74%) Web Services
3 8 (4.21%) XML
3 8 (4.21%) J2SE
3 8 (4.21%) .NET
3 8 (4.21%) Motif
4 7 (3.68%) CSS
5 6 (3.16%) J2EE
5 6 (3.16%) Ajax
6 5 (2.63%) SOAP
7 4 (2.11%) STL
7 4 (2.11%) Qt
8 3 (1.58%) Java EE
9 2 (1.05%) EJB
9 2 (1.05%) REST
9 2 (1.05%) Dojo
9 2 (1.05%) WCF
9 2 (1.05%) WPF
9 2 (1.05%) Spring
9 2 (1.05%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.58%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.05%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.26%) Derivative
4 7 (3.68%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (3.16%) Device Driver
5 6 (3.16%) DTV
6 5 (2.63%) Human Factors
6 5 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.11%) GIS
7 4 (2.11%) STB
8 3 (1.58%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.05%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.05%) Physics
9 2 (1.05%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.05%) Economics
9 2 (1.05%) Clustering
9 2 (1.05%) VHDL
9 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.05%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.05%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 99 (52.11%) Linux
2 34 (17.89%) UNIX
3 30 (15.79%) Windows
4 14 (7.37%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (5.26%) Android
5 10 (5.26%) Solaris
6 5 (2.63%) AIX
7 2 (1.05%) HPUX
7 2 (1.05%) NetWare
7 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.53%) CentOS
8 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.53%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (37.89%) UML
2 50 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (25.79%) OO
4 43 (22.63%) OOD
5 28 (14.74%) Multithreading
6 27 (14.21%) Project Management
7 23 (12.11%) Configuration Management
7 23 (12.11%) Memory Management
7 23 (12.11%) Unit Testing
8 19 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 19 (10.00%) Use Case
8 19 (10.00%) Scrum
8 19 (10.00%) SDLC
9 18 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (8.42%) Migration
11 15 (7.89%) System Integration Testing
12 13 (6.84%) Validation
12 13 (6.84%) BDD
12 13 (6.84%) Software Testing
13 10 (5.26%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (49.47%) C++
2 76 (40.00%) C
3 43 (22.63%) Java
4 22 (11.58%) Python
5 18 (9.47%) SQL
6 13 (6.84%) JavaScript
7 12 (6.32%) C#
8 11 (5.79%) Perl
9 8 (4.21%) Embedded C
9 8 (4.21%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.16%) Embedded C++
11 5 (2.63%) Ruby
11 5 (2.63%) PL/SQL
12 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.11%) PHP
13 2 (1.05%) VBScript
13 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.05%) Korn
13 2 (1.05%) XPath
13 2 (1.05%) Ada
Qualifications
1 86 (45.26%) Security Cleared
2 69 (36.32%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.32%) Degree
4 10 (5.26%) ISEB
5 3 (1.58%) OCP
5 3 (1.58%) OCA
5 3 (1.58%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.05%) HND
7 1 (0.53%) PhD
7 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.53%) MCTS
7 1 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.58%) TickIT
2 2 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (2.63%) Oracle Clusterware
2 4 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.05%) GPFS
4 1 (0.53%) Snort
4 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (2.63%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.05%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.53%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (8.95%) Oracle
2 14 (7.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.21%) VMware
4 6 (3.16%) ESRI
5 5 (2.63%) Veritas
5 5 (2.63%) IBM
6 4 (2.11%) Cisco
6 4 (2.11%) Telelogic
7 3 (1.58%) HP
8 2 (1.05%) Sybase
9 1 (0.53%) Compaq
9 1 (0.53%) EMC
9 1 (0.53%) Intel
9 1 (0.53%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.53%) Embarcadero
9 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.53%) Google
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