The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 15 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 9 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.67% 10.16% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.34% 13.68% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.64% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Median hourly rate £46.75 £49.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
Software Engineering
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 95 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 64.44% 74.22% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 64
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 15
Median hourly rate £45.48 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £23.50 £12.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £57.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Military
3 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Ada
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) MCTS
4 4 (26.67%) Ada 83
4 4 (26.67%) Ada 95
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
6 2 (13.33%) Linux
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) C++
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) Kanban
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
6 2 (13.33%) TDD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (33.33%) Military
2 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Avionics
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Ada Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Ada Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Scala Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (13.33%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ATL
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) Qt
4 1 (6.67%) STL
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (6.67%) Robotics
1 1 (6.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) BDD
3 2 (13.33%) Kanban
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (6.67%) FPGA Design
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Ada
3 4 (26.67%) Ada 83
3 4 (26.67%) Ada 95
4 3 (20.00%) C
5 2 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Scala
6 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) Jython
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) Tcl
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) MCTS
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) DO-178B
1 1 (6.67%) DO-254
1 1 (6.67%) MISRA
1 1 (6.67%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (6.67%) Xamarin
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 per day
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