The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 64 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 10 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.11% 2.91% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 4.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 0
Average daily rate
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£371 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
Software Engineering
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
698 521 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.47% 72.26% 71.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 275 198
Average daily rate £350 £375 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £35.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) WCF
3 8 (47.06%) Backbone.js
3 8 (47.06%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
3 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 8 (47.06%) NHibernate
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) OO
3 8 (47.06%) EPoS
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) WinForms
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 3 (17.65%) SCADA
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (11.76%) V-Model
7 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) WCF
3 8 (47.06%) Backbone.js
3 8 (47.06%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
3 8 (47.06%) NHibernate
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
6 3 (17.65%) WinForms
6 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.88%) PhoneGap
7 1 (5.88%) HTML
7 1 (5.88%) Spring
7 1 (5.88%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) J2EE
7 1 (5.88%) JSTL
7 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
7 1 (5.88%) EJB
7 1 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) EPoS
2 3 (17.65%) SCADA
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
2 8 (47.06%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) V-Model
4 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.76%) RAD
4 2 (11.76%) DSDM
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) CMMI
4 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Use Case
5 1 (5.88%) Release Management
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Lotus
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