The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 47 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 6 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.20% 2.77% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 3.70% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
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£365 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.87% +5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.69%
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 £40.00 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
Software Engineering
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
407 297 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 81.40% 74.81% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 134 184
Average daily rate £375 £413 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 11
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Engineering across the Nottinghamshire region.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Nottinghamshire region.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -19 5 £400 +26.98% 6
Software Engineering
East Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) C++
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) Calabash
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) MySQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Simulink
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) RTP
2 1 (6.25%) H.323
2 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
2 1 (6.25%) ATM
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Calabash
2 2 (12.50%) Xcode
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) jMock
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Swing
3 1 (6.25%) Java EE
3 1 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (6.25%) Clinical Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Network Design
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) OO
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
1 5 (31.25%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C
3 2 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
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
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.25%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Apple