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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 38 28 44
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 9 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.12% 3.10% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 4.21% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
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£360 £355 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% -21.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.98%
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 £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
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
366 214 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 86.12% 73.79% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 79 139
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £13.31 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.42% -61.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (14.29%) Calabash
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 2 (14.29%) Simulink
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) Automotive
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) Xcode
4 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Electronic Trading

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 2 (14.29%) Simulink
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) RTP
2 1 (7.14%) H.323
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.14%) ATM
2 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Calabash
2 2 (14.29%) Xcode
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) jMock
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Swing
2 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) BPR
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
2 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 2 (14.29%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Apple Swift
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Apple