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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 9 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 8.93% 4.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.42% 5.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £340 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Software Engineering
Buckinghamshire

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
48 52 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 85.71% 78.79% 80.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 18 30
Median daily rate £365 £350 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 10
Median hourly rate £55.00 £11.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -46.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

The demand trend of contract jobs across the High Wycombe 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 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
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 28 May 2016, 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) MFC
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) RS-232
2 4 (66.67%) C++/CLI
2 4 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (66.67%) QNX
2 4 (66.67%) Telelogic
3 2 (33.33%) RS-422
3 2 (33.33%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) COBOL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) Tcl
4 1 (16.67%) JCL
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Tandem
4 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) RS-232
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) RS-422
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) C++/CLI
2 2 (33.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) COBOL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JCL
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) QNX
1 4 (66.67%) Telelogic