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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 19 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 11 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 7.05% 10.99% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.24% 13.16% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Median daily rate £463 £327 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.43% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £39.78 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
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
119 76 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 76.28% 83.52% 75.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 56 55
Median daily rate £425 £350 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 14
Median hourly rate £45.50 £37.03 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.86% -18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £13.45 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £56.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 9 (75.00%) Release Management
1 9 (75.00%) Android
1 9 (75.00%) RESTful
1 9 (75.00%) Gradle
1 9 (75.00%) Android Development
1 9 (75.00%) Android Studio
2 8 (66.67%) Google Play
2 8 (66.67%) Bluetooth
2 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Google
3 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (25.00%) Android SDK
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) QUnit
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Groovy
7 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (8.33%) QA
7 1 (8.33%) Dojo
7 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
7 1 (8.33%) Selenium
7 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (8.33%) Ant

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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Android Studio
1 9 (75.00%) Gradle
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) QUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Android Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Quality Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (8.33%) Dojo
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Android Development
1 9 (75.00%) Release Management
2 8 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Groovy
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) QA
1 1 (8.33%) TickIT
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Google