The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 47 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.48% 1.52% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 1.64% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Software Engineer
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
405 305 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.20% 92.71% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 128 199
Average daily rate £375 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 25
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £17.50 £23.48
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 Nottingham

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) Simulink
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Clinical Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Clinical Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica
1 1 (25.00%) TIBCO