The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Nottingham region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 29 45 33
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.39% 0.50% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 0.52% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£240 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.79 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% -4.57%
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
265 384 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 92.33% 95.52% 91.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 172 87
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £427 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.75 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Software Engineer
Nottinghamshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) Java SE
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (20.00%) MVVM
4 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SyteLine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Java SE
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) XHTML
4 1 (10.00%) CPAN
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Online Games
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) MVVM
3 2 (20.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Progress