The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 25 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 28 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 9 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.09% 0.52% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 0.67% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate
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£355 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.11% +16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
205 298 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 70.45% 77.40% 72.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 130 68
Average daily rate £355 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 4
Average hourly rate £13.62 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.08% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £19.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Software Engineering
Nottinghamshire

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) Web Services
3 6 (33.33%) WPF
4 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Middleware
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) C++
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) OO
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 4 (22.22%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) PaaS
5 4 (22.22%) MVVM
5 4 (22.22%) Firewall
5 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (16.67%) XSD
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) NetWeaver
2 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) nginx
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
3 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
2 2 (11.11%) IaaS
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) DMZ
2 2 (11.11%) HTTPS
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Gradle
General
1 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Perl Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Perl Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) WPF
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) XSD
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (11.11%) Java SE
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (11.11%) REST
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE
5 2 (11.11%) JMS
5 2 (11.11%) WSDL
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) OO
1 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
1 4 (22.22%) MVVM
2 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (16.67%) OOP
2 3 (16.67%) TDD
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Release Management
3 2 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) C
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) GIAC
2 1 (5.56%) ISSAP
2 1 (5.56%) ISSEP
2 1 (5.56%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (16.67%) Software AG
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (11.11%) Intel
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) webMethods
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) RightFax