The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 11 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.26% - 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% - 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Software Engineering
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 83 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 70.21% 72.17% 72.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 36 67
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) JTAG
2 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) VHDL
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) DSP Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (25.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) JTAG