The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 11 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 14 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.97% 0.65% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.22% 0.71% 6.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 9
Median daily rate £588 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 - £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 - £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £50.78 - £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Software Engineering
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 141 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 87.82% 91.56% 86.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 109 118
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Luton region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Luton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 27 (69.23%) C#
1 27 (69.23%) .NET
1 27 (69.23%) SOA
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (51.28%) SOAP
2 20 (51.28%) REST
3 18 (46.15%) Reverse Engineering
3 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (43.59%) Microservices
5 14 (35.90%) Low Latency
6 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.21%) WCF
8 11 (28.21%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (25.64%) VectorCAST
9 10 (25.64%) Rational Rhapsody
9 10 (25.64%) Rational DOORS
9 10 (25.64%) Validation
9 10 (25.64%) Middleware
9 10 (25.64%) VxWorks
9 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
9 10 (25.64%) Ada
9 10 (25.64%) C++
9 10 (25.64%) UML
9 10 (25.64%) OO
10 9 (23.08%) SQL
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
11 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 6 (15.38%) JBoss
2 5 (12.82%) Confluence
3 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.13%) Mule
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.56%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (25.64%) Rational Rhapsody
1 10 (25.64%) VectorCAST
2 5 (12.82%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Architect
3 11 (28.21%) Technical Architect
4 9 (23.08%) Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Designer
5 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Principal Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Designer
7 4 (10.26%) .NET Designer
7 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Ada Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Ada Software Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Integration Architect
7 4 (10.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Integration Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Messaging Architect
8 3 (7.69%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (7.69%) SOA Designer
8 3 (7.69%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) REST
2 20 (51.28%) SOAP
3 11 (28.21%) WCF
4 10 (25.64%) Middleware
5 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (5.13%) MSMQ
9 1 (2.56%) Android SDK
9 1 (2.56%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (28.21%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) VxWorks
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) SOA
2 18 (46.15%) Reverse Engineering
3 17 (43.59%) Microservices
4 14 (35.90%) Low Latency
5 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.64%) OO
6 10 (25.64%) UML
6 10 (25.64%) Validation
7 8 (20.51%) Data Modelling
7 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
8 7 (17.95%) AOP
8 7 (17.95%) Multithreading
8 7 (17.95%) Software Architecture
8 7 (17.95%) TDD
8 7 (17.95%) User Stories
9 6 (15.38%) Data Transformation
9 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (5.13%) OOD
11 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C#
2 10 (25.64%) Ada
2 10 (25.64%) C++
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) HND
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Red Hat
3 5 (12.82%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) Apigee
5 1 (2.56%) Google
5 1 (2.56%) Mashery
5 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.56%) WSO2
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