The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank - 34 18
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 0 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.68% 5.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.87% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £325 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
178 230 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 78.07% 78.50% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 126 82
Median daily rate £400 £338 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £153 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £750 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £135.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.88% +409.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £47.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool