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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 64 74 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -39
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 45 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.08% 2.00% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.36% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 36
Median daily rate £428 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.73% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £418 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.41% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.19 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.74% +0.47%
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
1263 1442 835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 86.57% 84.82% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 1047 554
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 16
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £11.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +53.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £9.40 £8.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 66 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (50.96%) Java
3 52 (50.00%) TDD
4 45 (43.27%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (40.38%) JavaScript
6 36 (34.62%) BDD
7 34 (32.69%) Unit Testing
8 25 (24.04%) Linux
9 23 (22.12%) Regression Testing
9 23 (22.12%) Puppet
10 22 (21.15%) MongoDB
10 22 (21.15%) Data Management
10 22 (21.15%) HTML
11 21 (20.19%) CSS
11 21 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (19.23%) Jenkins
13 19 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
14 18 (17.31%) Open Source
14 18 (17.31%) Node.js
14 18 (17.31%) C#
14 18 (17.31%) Spring
15 17 (16.35%) JSON
15 17 (16.35%) Mentoring
16 16 (15.38%) Coaching
16 16 (15.38%) Multithreading
17 15 (14.42%) REST
17 15 (14.42%) AngularJS
17 15 (14.42%) OO
17 15 (14.42%) Disclosure Scotland
18 14 (13.46%) DevOps

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 11 (10.58%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.73%) nginx
4 4 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.85%) Jetty
5 2 (1.92%) CMS
5 2 (1.92%) Drupal
5 2 (1.92%) JBoss
5 2 (1.92%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.92%) WordPress
6 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.96%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (18.27%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.62%) PaaS
3 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.88%) GitHub
5 2 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.46%) HTTP
2 2 (1.92%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.15%) MongoDB
2 12 (11.54%) MySQL
2 12 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (9.62%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.77%) Redis
6 3 (2.88%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.92%) Big Data
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.96%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.96%) DataStage
8 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.96%) HBase
8 1 (0.96%) Mahout
8 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 14 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.62%) Subversion
4 6 (5.77%) Travis CI
5 5 (4.81%) JIRA
5 5 (4.81%) TestNG
6 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.85%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.85%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.85%) JUnit
6 4 (3.85%) Mockito
6 4 (3.85%) NetBeans
6 4 (3.85%) QUnit
6 4 (3.85%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.88%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.96%) Gradle
8 1 (0.96%) Hudson
8 1 (0.96%) Maven
8 1 (0.96%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.96%) Banking
2 1 (0.96%) Billing
2 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (73.08%) Developer
2 36 (34.62%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.31%) Software Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (8.65%) Digital Developer
4 9 (8.65%) iOS Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
5 8 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Java Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 7 (6.73%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (6.73%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 7 (6.73%) Ruby Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.15%) HTML
2 21 (20.19%) CSS
3 18 (17.31%) Node.js
3 18 (17.31%) Spring
4 17 (16.35%) JSON
5 15 (14.42%) AngularJS
5 15 (14.42%) REST
6 14 (13.46%) .NET
7 13 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 13 (12.50%) RESTful
8 10 (9.62%) XML
9 9 (8.65%) Core Animation
9 9 (8.65%) Core Data
9 9 (8.65%) HTML5
9 9 (8.65%) jQuery
9 9 (8.65%) React
10 8 (7.69%) CSS3
11 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET
11 7 (6.73%) D3.js
12 5 (4.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.58%) Algorithms
3 10 (9.62%) Data Structures
3 10 (9.62%) iPhone
4 9 (8.65%) Animation
4 9 (8.65%) Cryptography
5 8 (7.69%) iPad
6 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (6.73%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.85%) User Experience
8 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.96%) Neural Network
8 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.96%) Physics
8 1 (0.96%) Social Network
8 1 (0.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.04%) Linux
2 9 (8.65%) Apple iOS
2 9 (8.65%) Unix
3 7 (6.73%) CentOS
3 7 (6.73%) Fedora
3 7 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (6.73%) Ubuntu
4 5 (4.81%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.85%) Windows
6 2 (1.92%) Android
7 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (50.00%) TDD
3 45 (43.27%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (34.62%) BDD
5 34 (32.69%) Unit Testing
6 23 (22.12%) Regression Testing
7 22 (21.15%) Data Management
8 18 (17.31%) Open Source
9 17 (16.35%) Mentoring
10 16 (15.38%) Coaching
10 16 (15.38%) Multithreading
11 15 (14.42%) OO
12 14 (13.46%) DevOps
13 12 (11.54%) Web Development
14 11 (10.58%) Automated Testing
14 11 (10.58%) MVC
14 11 (10.58%) Scrum
15 10 (9.62%) Front End Development
16 9 (8.65%) Code Optimisation
16 9 (8.65%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.96%) Java
2 42 (40.38%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.31%) C#
4 14 (13.46%) Python
4 14 (13.46%) Ruby
5 9 (8.65%) PHP
6 7 (6.73%) SQL
7 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.88%) Scala
9 2 (1.92%) C++
9 2 (1.92%) Perl
10 1 (0.96%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.96%) C
10 1 (0.96%) ES6
10 1 (0.96%) Groovy
10 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.96%) R
10 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 13 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Degree
3 1 (0.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.42%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (22.12%) Puppet
2 13 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (11.54%) Ansible
4 6 (5.77%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (8.65%) Apple
1 9 (8.65%) VMware
2 7 (6.73%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.81%) Oracle
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco
4 4 (3.85%) EMC
4 4 (3.85%) F5
4 4 (3.85%) NetApp
5 3 (2.88%) Google
6 2 (1.92%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.92%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.96%) Adobe
7 1 (0.96%) Citrix
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
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