The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Renfrewshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Engineer
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - 1.85% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £323 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
202 105 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 78.60% 97.22% 85.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 55 109
Median daily rate £320 £330 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £24.00 £18.50 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.72% -88.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Renfrewshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Renfrewshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) lighttpd
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) SNMP
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Django
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Laravel
2 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SUSE
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cacti
1 1 (50.00%) Munin
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) HP