The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Newbury region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 16 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 4.65% - 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate £250 - £206
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 - £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 - £241
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 73 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 74.42% 46.79% 58.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 25 25
Average daily rate £425 £356 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% -1.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Average hourly rate £165.00 £14.00 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1078.57% -59.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Software Engineering
Berkshire

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
2 7 (63.64%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) C
3 6 (54.55%) EMC
3 6 (54.55%) Tivoli
3 6 (54.55%) Netcool
3 6 (54.55%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) Netcool/Webtop
3 6 (54.55%) Ionix
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
5 3 (27.27%) Dependency Management
5 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
5 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) PMI
6 2 (18.18%) PMP
6 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 1 (9.09%) HP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Packet Switching
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
1 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
1 1 (9.09%) GGSN
1 1 (9.09%) SGSN
1 1 (9.09%) LTE
General
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Python Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Quality Management
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (27.27%) Scrum
1 3 (27.27%) Resource Management
1 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
1 3 (27.27%) Dependency Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Perl
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PMP
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Tivoli
1 6 (54.55%) Netcool
1 6 (54.55%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 6 (54.55%) Netcool/Webtop
1 6 (54.55%) Ionix
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
1 6 (54.55%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) NetHawk
2 1 (9.09%) HP