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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.53% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Job Titles Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
307 289 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 93.88% 95.07% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 135 97
Average daily rate £350 £338 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £28.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
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 17 April 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 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 4 (44.44%) WPF
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) OO
5 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) MVVM
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (22.22%) Xamarin
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Legal

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Gradle
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Serena SBM
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Games
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 4 (44.44%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
6 1 (11.11%) Spring
6 1 (11.11%) Java SE
6 1 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 1 (11.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) MVVM
5 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Xamarin
3 1 (11.11%) BMC
3 1 (11.11%) Serena
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