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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 40 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 6 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.41% 2.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
332 243 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 77.93% 74.77% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 102 105
Average daily rate £390 £379 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.90% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.38 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.80% -51.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.40 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £18.35 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 7 (43.75%) BDD
3 7 (43.75%) Calabash
3 7 (43.75%) User Experience
4 5 (31.25%) Open Source
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) Xcode
5 4 (25.00%) Objective-C
5 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (25.00%) RESTful
6 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Android
6 3 (18.75%) Android Studio
6 3 (18.75%) JUnit
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Android Development
7 2 (12.50%) C
7 2 (12.50%) HTML
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (6.25%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) Calabash
3 4 (25.00%) Xcode
4 3 (18.75%) Android Studio
4 3 (18.75%) JUnit
5 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (12.50%) jMock
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
5 2 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Android Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) Swing
2 2 (12.50%) HTML5
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 2 (12.50%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) BDD
3 4 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Android Development
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Demand Management
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
5 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle