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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 33 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 17 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.97% 2.83% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 3.69% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 7
Average daily rate £500 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £373 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 £39.00 £36.98
% change year-on-year
+12.17% +5.46%
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
349 271 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.54% 76.77% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 119 101
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.15% +13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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 18 (75.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) DevOps
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) C++
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) VBScript
6 5 (20.83%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) Ant
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) TIBCO
6 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
6 5 (20.83%) Informatica
6 5 (20.83%) Data Management
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Clinical Data Management
7 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) SOA
8 3 (12.50%) GSM
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.33%) Change Control
9 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
9 2 (8.33%) HTML5

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 5 (20.83%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) ColdFusion
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) JRun
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) GSM
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) jMock
2 2 (8.33%) LabVIEW
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Software Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Development Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Application Development Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Development Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Applications Manager
3 5 (20.83%) DevOps Manager
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Software Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Developer
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Java Swing Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Development Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) Web Services
3 5 (20.83%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 2 (8.33%) Swing
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) DevOps
2 7 (29.17%) Unit Testing
3 6 (25.00%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) Clinical Data Management
4 5 (20.83%) Data Management
4 5 (20.83%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Change Control
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) OOP
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.17%) BDD
8 1 (4.17%) Electronic Trading
8 1 (4.17%) MVC
8 1 (4.17%) Process Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) SOLID
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) C++
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) VBScript
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Informatica
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
1 5 (20.83%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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