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 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 41 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 7 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.46% 1.17% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.46% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate £413 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
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
405 343 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 84.73% 80.14% 76.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 199 106
Average daily rate £415 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £50.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 2016, 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 20 (80.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
3 11 (44.00%) DevOps
4 8 (32.00%) C#
5 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (28.00%) C++
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.00%) Data Management
7 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
7 4 (16.00%) VBScript
7 4 (16.00%) Ant
7 4 (16.00%) Oracle
7 4 (16.00%) XML
7 4 (16.00%) Informatica
7 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
7 4 (16.00%) OO
7 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (16.00%) SOA
7 4 (16.00%) SDLC
7 4 (16.00%) Clinical Data Management
8 3 (12.00%) HTML5
8 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
8 3 (12.00%) GSM
8 3 (12.00%) Swing
8 3 (12.00%) Unix

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) JRun
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) GSM
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Ant
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) jMock
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Legal
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Development Manager
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) DevOps Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Application Development Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Applications Development Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Applications Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Software Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Development Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Java Swing Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) XML
4 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.00%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) Swing
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Unit Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Clinical Data Management
4 4 (16.00%) Data Management
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) C++
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) VBScript
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Informatica
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
1 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (8.00%) QNX
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft