The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Norfolk region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
East of England / Norfolk
Rank - 27 23
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk - 2.31% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.44% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £323 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.10 £44.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-4.31% +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Norfolk 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
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 205 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 96.67% 94.91% 97.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 152 89
Median daily rate £350 £400 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £190 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 29
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.35 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.59% +11.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Norfolk region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java