The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 12 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.45% 7.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 12.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£340 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £329 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 70.91% 60.98% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 15
Average daily rate £338 £335 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +21.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.08 - £9.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 - £13.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Engineering across the High Wycombe region.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the High Wycombe region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the High Wycombe region.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) JSLint
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) JSLint
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript
2 1 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
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