The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 40 28 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 5 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.20% 3.24% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 4.25% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
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£400 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
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 £40.38 £39.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +8.33%
Software Engineering
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
343 259 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 82.65% 76.40% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 119 161
Average daily rate £375 £413 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 September 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) C++
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Automotive
4 2 (13.33%) Xcode
4 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
4 2 (13.33%) Simulink
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (13.33%) BDD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Simulink
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) RTP
2 1 (6.67%) H.323
2 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
2 1 (6.67%) ATM
2 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Calabash
2 2 (13.33%) Xcode
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) jMock
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) Swing
2 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) BDD
4 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.67%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (6.67%) Clinical Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) BPR
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
1 4 (26.67%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
2 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (13.33%) C
3 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Informatica
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO