The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 103 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £428 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £33.03
% change year-on-year
- +51.40%
Senior Software Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1760 1534 1198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.19% 95.10% 96.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 920 669
Median daily rate £389 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.17% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 60 64
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.87 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -13.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £34.00 £29.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Senior Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Senior Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Senior Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 2 £428 -
Senior Software Engineer
North West

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Senior Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Calabash
3 2 (50.00%) Robotium
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Hudson
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) DRM

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) CICS
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Calabash
2 2 (50.00%) Hudson
2 2 (50.00%) Robotium
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) CA Gen
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) jMock
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Streaming Media
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (25.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) DRM
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile Development
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle