The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 35 81 50
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -31
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 53 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.67% 1.49% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 1.71% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 12 36
Median daily rate £425 £345 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £447 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Software Engineering
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
961 1404 986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.74% 86.93% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 940 682
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £10.66 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £16.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 65 (69.15%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (57.45%) Java
3 37 (39.36%) Scrum
4 35 (37.23%) JavaScript
5 31 (32.98%) MongoDB
6 28 (29.79%) Linux
7 27 (28.72%) Kanban
8 26 (27.66%) CSS
9 25 (26.60%) Git (software)
9 25 (26.60%) Node.js
10 24 (25.53%) Jenkins
10 24 (25.53%) HTML
11 22 (23.40%) MySQL
12 21 (22.34%) Python
13 20 (21.28%) MVC
13 20 (21.28%) TDD
13 20 (21.28%) Unit Testing
14 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (20.21%) BDD
14 19 (20.21%) REST
15 18 (19.15%) Spring
16 17 (18.09%) PostgreSQL
16 17 (18.09%) RESTful
17 16 (17.02%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (17.02%) Jasmine
18 15 (15.96%) HTML5
18 15 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 15 (15.96%) JIRA
18 15 (15.96%) Red Hat
18 15 (15.96%) C#

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (4.26%) nginx
1 4 (4.26%) OpenStack
1 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.19%) Apache
2 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) Confluence
3 1 (1.06%) Drupal
3 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.06%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.26%) IaaS
2 4 (4.26%) PaaS
3 3 (3.19%) GitHub
3 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.13%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.57%) HTTP
2 7 (7.45%) Internet
3 4 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.98%) MongoDB
2 22 (23.40%) MySQL
3 17 (18.09%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (17.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (14.89%) NoSQL
6 7 (7.45%) Redis
7 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.19%) HBase
9 2 (2.13%) Riak
10 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
10 1 (1.06%) Big Data
10 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.06%) DataStage
10 1 (1.06%) Mahout
10 1 (1.06%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (26.60%) Git (software)
2 24 (25.53%) Jenkins
3 16 (17.02%) Jasmine
4 15 (15.96%) JIRA
5 14 (14.89%) JUnit
6 10 (10.64%) Selenium
7 9 (9.57%) SoapUI
8 7 (7.45%) Visual Studio
9 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
9 5 (5.32%) PHPUnit
9 5 (5.32%) Subversion
10 4 (4.26%) Cucumber
10 4 (4.26%) IntelliJ
10 4 (4.26%) NetBeans
11 3 (3.19%) Grunt
11 3 (3.19%) QUnit
11 3 (3.19%) Travis CI
12 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
12 2 (2.13%) Hudson
12 2 (2.13%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Billing
3 1 (1.06%) Electronics
3 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (63.83%) Developer
2 24 (25.53%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.70%) Software Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (9.57%) PHP Developer
6 8 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (7.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.38%) Automation Tester
8 6 (6.38%) Tester
9 5 (5.32%) Java Automation Tester
9 5 (5.32%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 5 (5.32%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (4.26%) AWS DevOps
10 4 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Agile Java Developer
11 3 (3.19%) Java Engineer
11 3 (3.19%) QA Engineer
11 3 (3.19%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.66%) CSS
2 25 (26.60%) Node.js
3 24 (25.53%) HTML
4 19 (20.21%) REST
5 18 (19.15%) Spring
6 17 (18.09%) RESTful
7 15 (15.96%) HTML5
8 14 (14.89%) CSS3
8 14 (14.89%) Django
8 14 (14.89%) JSON
9 12 (12.77%) AngularJS
10 10 (10.64%) Ruby on Rails
11 9 (9.57%) Ajax
11 9 (9.57%) Gherkin
11 9 (9.57%) Guice
11 9 (9.57%) Spring MVC
12 8 (8.51%) jQuery
12 8 (8.51%) Web Services
13 7 (7.45%) .NET
14 6 (6.38%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) User Experience
3 3 (3.19%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.19%) iPhone
4 2 (2.13%) Animation
4 2 (2.13%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.13%) Derivative
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.13%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.13%) Replication
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Neural Network
5 1 (1.06%) Physics
5 1 (1.06%) Social Network
5 1 (1.06%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.79%) Linux
2 15 (15.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Android
4 4 (4.26%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.13%) CentOS
5 2 (2.13%) CoreOS
5 2 (2.13%) Fedora
5 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.13%) Unix
5 2 (2.13%) Windows
6 1 (1.06%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (69.15%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (39.36%) Scrum
3 27 (28.72%) Kanban
4 20 (21.28%) MVC
4 20 (21.28%) TDD
4 20 (21.28%) Unit Testing
5 19 (20.21%) BDD
5 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (12.77%) Front End Development
6 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.70%) DevOps
8 10 (10.64%) Automated Testing
8 10 (10.64%) Open Source
8 10 (10.64%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.64%) User Stories
9 9 (9.57%) OO
9 9 (9.57%) Performance Testing
10 8 (8.51%) Regression Testing
10 8 (8.51%) Security Testing
10 8 (8.51%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (57.45%) Java
2 35 (37.23%) JavaScript
3 21 (22.34%) Python
4 15 (15.96%) C#
5 14 (14.89%) SQL
6 13 (13.83%) PHP
7 12 (12.77%) Ruby
8 9 (9.57%) Scala
9 8 (8.51%) Groovy
10 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.26%) C++
12 3 (3.19%) C
13 2 (2.13%) Apple Swift
13 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.13%) Perl
14 1 (1.06%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.06%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.06%) ES6
14 1 (1.06%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) Degree
3 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (8.51%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Docker
2 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.13%) HDFS
3 2 (2.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Puppet
2 9 (9.57%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.38%) Ansible
4 4 (4.26%) Salt
5 2 (2.13%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.13%) Nagios
5 2 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (15.96%) Red Hat
2 12 (12.77%) Google
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle
4 4 (4.26%) SaltStack
4 4 (4.26%) Zend
5 3 (3.19%) VMware
6 2 (2.13%) Apple
6 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.13%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.13%) New Relic
6 2 (2.13%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.13%) Splunk
7 1 (1.06%) Adobe
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco
7 1 (1.06%) EMC
7 1 (1.06%) F5
7 1 (1.06%) NetApp
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