The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Peterborough region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
124 41 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 80.00% 66.13% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 25 44
Average daily rate £363 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 12
Average hourly rate £11.50 £175.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.42% +1358.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Software Engineering
Cambridgeshire

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Software Engineering
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) CQRS
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) PhoneGap
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CQRS
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java