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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 33 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 10 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.35% 4.85% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 6.69% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 1
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£393 £333 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.04% +47.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
307 239 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 72.07% 72.42% 67.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 99 106
Average daily rate £375 £318 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -66.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.70 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £15.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 17 December 2014, 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 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (20.00%) User Experience
3 4 (20.00%) Calabash
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Maven
3 4 (20.00%) XSD
3 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) SSL
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) Ant
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) C
4 3 (15.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) Android

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SSL
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) Calabash
3 4 (20.00%) Maven
4 3 (15.00%) Ant
4 3 (15.00%) Gradle
5 2 (10.00%) Android Studio
5 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (10.00%) JUnit
5 2 (10.00%) JDeveloper
5 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
5 2 (10.00%) Xcode
6 1 (5.00%) jMock
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Programmer
3 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Perl Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Progress Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Perl Programmer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Progress Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) XSD
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) JSON
3 2 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (10.00%) JAX-RS
3 2 (10.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (10.00%) RESTful
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 2 (10.00%) XSL
3 2 (10.00%) XSLT
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
3 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) WSDL
4 1 (5.00%) WinForms
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) CPAN
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.00%) Android
4 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) BDD
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (20.00%) TDD
2 4 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) OO
4 2 (10.00%) Android Development
4 2 (10.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 2 (10.00%) MVVM
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) UML
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CISM
2 1 (5.00%) GIAC
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
2 1 (5.00%) ISSAP
2 1 (5.00%) ISSEP
2 1 (5.00%) ISSMP
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (5.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) VMware
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Software AG
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) webMethods
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Progress