The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 10.00% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -0.66%
Software Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76 82 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 95.00% 93.18% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 25
Average daily rate £325 £470 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.85% +11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £305 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Engineer across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) JIRA
3 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) HTML5
3 7 (77.78%) CSS3
3 7 (77.78%) PhoneGap
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (77.78%) Talend
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (77.78%) Apache Camel
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) Ant
3 7 (77.78%) JUnit
3 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) UML
3 7 (77.78%) OOP
3 7 (77.78%) JBoss
3 7 (77.78%) Python
3 7 (77.78%) MQSeries
3 7 (77.78%) SOA

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 7 (77.78%) WebLogic
1 7 (77.78%) JBoss
1 7 (77.78%) MQSeries
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JIRA
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) Ant
2 7 (77.78%) JUnit
General
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) jQuery
1 7 (77.78%) HTML5
1 7 (77.78%) CSS3
1 7 (77.78%) PhoneGap
1 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
1 7 (77.78%) Apache Camel
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
1 7 (77.78%) XML
1 7 (77.78%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 7 (77.78%) UML
2 7 (77.78%) OOP
2 7 (77.78%) SOA
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) Python
1 7 (77.78%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Talend
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle