The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 18 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 7.75% 2.34% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 3.19% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Median daily rate £338 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
Software Engineering
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 94 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 81.40% 73.44% 73.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 56 59
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +95.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester 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 Leicester

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 8 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) UML
4 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
5 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
6 8 (53.33%) V-Model
7 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
7 7 (46.67%) Degree
7 7 (46.67%) Web Services
8 6 (40.00%) Logistics
8 6 (40.00%) High Availability
9 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
10 4 (26.67%) Project Management
10 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
11 3 (20.00%) TickIT
11 3 (20.00%) Scrum
11 3 (20.00%) Oracle
12 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 2 (13.33%) HTML
12 2 (13.33%) Java
12 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
12 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
12 2 (13.33%) CSS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) jMock
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Lead Software Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Development Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) Java EE
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) UML
3 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 8 (53.33%) V-Model
5 6 (40.00%) High Availability
5 6 (40.00%) Logistics
6 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) Scrum
9 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (13.33%) MVC
9 2 (13.33%) OO
9 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (13.33%) OOD
10 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
10 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (6.67%) SDLC
10 1 (6.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 3 (20.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
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