The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North Yorkshire 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 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 20 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.22% - 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £340 £328
% change year-on-year
+13.97% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
165 207 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 99.40% 97.18% 96.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 134 155
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 17
Median hourly rate £41.50 £12.50 £12.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+232.13% +2.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £22.85 £20.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Embedded C
3 6 (66.67%) Modbus
4 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
5 3 (33.33%) MISRA
6 2 (22.22%) Electronics
6 2 (22.22%) Automotive
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
6 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
6 2 (22.22%) ISO26262
7 1 (11.11%) RS-485
7 1 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
7 1 (11.11%) C++
7 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Modbus
2 5 (55.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) RS-485
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
2 8 (88.89%) Embedded C
3 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) MISRA
2 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
2 2 (22.22%) ISO26262
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001