The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 29 21 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 12 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.91% 7.35% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 10.00% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
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£300 £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
238 150 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 77.52% 73.53% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 89 55
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. 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 +6 10 £310 +3.33% 3
Harrogate -4 1 £300 - 4
Middlesbrough - - - -
Skipton - - - -
Catterick Garrison - - - -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) jQuery
4 8 (38.10%) J2EE
5 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 7 (33.33%) JSF
6 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 6 (28.57%) JUnit
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
6 6 (28.57%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (19.05%) Scrum
8 4 (19.05%) HTML
9 3 (14.29%) C++
9 3 (14.29%) SQL
9 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) XSD
9 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 3 (14.29%) WinForms
9 3 (14.29%) OOD
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 6 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (28.57%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) CSS
1 10 (47.62%) jQuery
2 8 (38.10%) J2EE
3 7 (33.33%) JSF
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 3 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) XSD
6 3 (14.29%) WinForms
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (14.29%) Lucene.Net
6 3 (14.29%) NHibernate
6 3 (14.29%) WCF
6 3 (14.29%) Lucene
7 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.76%) MooTools
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
5 2 (9.52%) C
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft