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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South East / Hampshire
Rank 61 33 48
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 44 107 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.59% 5.74% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 7.05% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 48 55
Median daily rate £339 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.91% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £272 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £406 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 8
Median hourly rate £45.75 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.68% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.94 £39.25 £24.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
1304 1518 1592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.84% 81.44% 78.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 965 876
Median daily rate £425 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 73 72
Median hourly rate £35.75 £47.50 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.73% +47.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.75 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Portsmouth -2 9 £400 -5.88% 6
Hook -6 7 £390 +32.20%
Basingstoke +12 6 £315 +12.00% 9
Farnborough -2 5 £400 -8.57% 8
Southampton -3 5 £325 -13.33% 21
Fareham -10 2 £475 - 6
Winchester -3 1 £463 +40.15% 1
Havant -4 1 £313 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 57 (52.29%) Security Cleared
2 52 (47.71%) SC Cleared
3 36 (33.03%) Linux
4 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
5 25 (22.94%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (22.02%) Unix
7 23 (21.10%) C
8 22 (20.18%) C#
9 21 (19.27%) Java
9 21 (19.27%) Python
10 20 (18.35%) HTML
10 20 (18.35%) Project Management
11 19 (17.43%) C++
11 19 (17.43%) UML
12 17 (15.60%) Web Services
13 16 (14.68%) XML
13 16 (14.68%) CSS
13 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
13 16 (14.68%) OO
13 16 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (13.76%) Finance
14 15 (13.76%) SQL Server
15 14 (12.84%) Subversion
16 13 (11.93%) MS Office
17 12 (11.01%) .NET
17 12 (11.01%) Windows
17 12 (11.01%) VMware
17 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
17 12 (11.01%) Unit Testing

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 (5.50%) JBoss
2 4 (3.67%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.75%) Apache
3 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) MS Office
2 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.92%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.59%) PaaS
3 1 (0.92%) IaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) LAN
1 7 (6.42%) WAN
2 6 (5.50%) IP Telephony
2 6 (5.50%) SAN
2 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.92%) BGP
3 1 (0.92%) DMVPN
3 1 (0.92%) EIGRP
3 1 (0.92%) Firewall
3 1 (0.92%) HTTP
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.92%) SNMP
3 1 (0.92%) SSL
3 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) MySQL
3 7 (6.42%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.83%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.92%) Big Data
5 1 (0.92%) GIS
5 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.92%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.84%) Subversion
2 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.17%) Ant
4 8 (7.34%) GoogleTest
4 8 (7.34%) NUnit
5 6 (5.50%) ClearCase
5 6 (5.50%) CppUnit
6 5 (4.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.67%) Artifactory
7 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.67%) JIRA
7 4 (3.67%) JUnit
7 4 (3.67%) Maven
7 4 (3.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.75%) Gradle
8 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.75%) Selenium
9 2 (1.83%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (13.76%) Finance
2 9 (8.26%) Military
3 8 (7.34%) Retail
4 5 (4.59%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.83%) Electronics
5 2 (1.83%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Avionics
6 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (38.53%) Software Engineer
2 34 (31.19%) Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Project Manager
4 10 (9.17%) C Developer
5 9 (8.26%) Applications Manager
5 9 (8.26%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Applications Project Manager
7 6 (5.50%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 6 (5.50%) Scala Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Ada Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) C Software Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Ada Software Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) Linux Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.35%) HTML
2 17 (15.60%) Web Services
3 16 (14.68%) CSS
3 16 (14.68%) XML
4 12 (11.01%) .NET
5 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET
5 9 (8.26%) Spring
6 7 (6.42%) jQuery
7 6 (5.50%) JSON
8 5 (4.59%) SOAP
8 5 (4.59%) WCF
9 4 (3.67%) HTML5
9 4 (3.67%) Qt
9 4 (3.67%) REST
9 4 (3.67%) RESTful
9 4 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.75%) ATL
10 3 (2.75%) J2EE
10 3 (2.75%) Spring MVC
10 3 (2.75%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.34%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.34%) Derivative
2 8 (7.34%) Economics
3 7 (6.42%) User Experience
4 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.59%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.75%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.75%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.75%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.83%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.83%) VHDL
7 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.92%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 36 (33.03%) Linux
2 24 (22.02%) Unix
3 12 (11.01%) Windows
4 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.92%) Android
6 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (26.61%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.35%) Project Management
3 19 (17.43%) UML
4 16 (14.68%) OO
4 16 (14.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (11.01%) Unit Testing
6 11 (10.09%) Change Management
6 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.09%) Open Source
6 11 (10.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 11 (10.09%) TDD
7 10 (9.17%) MVC
7 10 (9.17%) Scrum
7 10 (9.17%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (8.26%) Configuration Management
8 9 (8.26%) Programme Management
8 9 (8.26%) Validation
9 8 (7.34%) BDD
9 8 (7.34%) Integration Testing
9 8 (7.34%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.10%) C
2 22 (20.18%) C#
3 21 (19.27%) Java
3 21 (19.27%) Python
4 19 (17.43%) C++
5 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.26%) SQL
7 7 (6.42%) Ada
8 6 (5.50%) Ada 83
8 6 (5.50%) Ada 95
8 6 (5.50%) Scala
9 4 (3.67%) Embedded C
9 4 (3.67%) Ruby
9 4 (3.67%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.83%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.83%) Perl
10 2 (1.83%) PHP
10 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.83%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (52.29%) Security Cleared
2 52 (47.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.50%) MCTS
3 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.59%) Degree
5 4 (3.67%) PMP
6 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.83%) DO-254
2 2 (1.83%) MISRA
2 2 (1.83%) MISRA C
2 2 (1.83%) PA-DSS
2 2 (1.83%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.50%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.83%) Docker
3 2 (1.83%) Firmware
4 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Marathon
1 2 (1.83%) Mesos
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.92%) SCCM
2 1 (0.92%) SCOM
2 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.01%) VMware
3 8 (7.34%) Cisco
4 6 (5.50%) Oracle
5 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.83%) Actel
6 2 (1.83%) HP
6 2 (1.83%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (1.83%) Telelogic
6 2 (1.83%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.92%) CA
7 1 (0.92%) F5
7 1 (0.92%) IBM
7 1 (0.92%) Intel Security
7 1 (0.92%) SAP
7 1 (0.92%) Serena
7 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.92%) Xamarin
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