The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 32 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.04% 1.49% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 1.73% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
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£300 £320 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £39.00 £37.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +13.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
232 173 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 94.69% 86.07% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 107 79
Average daily rate £350 £323 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 13
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.28% -60.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York -4 4 £300 -6.25% 3
Harrogate -4 3 £305 -4.68% 1
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) GStreamer
3 3 (60.00%) Qt
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Lua
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) OpenGL
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) Streaming Video
3 3 (60.00%) WebKit
3 3 (60.00%) QML
3 3 (60.00%) OpenGL ES
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Redmine
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) STB
4 2 (40.00%) DTV
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Valgrind
1 2 (40.00%) Gerrit
1 2 (40.00%) Redmine
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) Qt
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) GStreamer
1 3 (60.00%) WebKit
1 3 (60.00%) QML
1 3 (60.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Streaming Video
2 2 (40.00%) STB
2 2 (40.00%) DTV
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) Lua
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Google
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