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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 60 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.59% 3.03% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.91% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £372 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.36% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £328
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
366 84 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 83.18% 84.85% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 49 73
Median daily rate £313 £352 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £453 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine -36 7 £300 -19.36%
Software Engineer
Scotland

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 11 (78.57%) XML
3 9 (64.29%) XSD
3 9 (64.29%) VBScript
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (64.29%) MSI
3 9 (64.29%) WinForms
3 9 (64.29%) WPF
3 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (42.86%) HP
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) Python
6 5 (35.71%) HTTP
6 5 (35.71%) Change Management
6 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
6 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) Firewall
7 4 (28.57%) Middleware
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) HTTPS
8 3 (21.43%) Dell
8 3 (21.43%) SAN

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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) lighttpd
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) HTTPS
3 3 (21.43%) iSCSI
3 3 (21.43%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) FTP
4 2 (14.29%) Kerberos
4 2 (14.29%) LDAP
4 2 (14.29%) SMTP
4 2 (14.29%) SNMP
4 2 (14.29%) SSH
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) IPv4
5 1 (7.14%) IPv6
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) MariaDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MSI
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) WinForms
2 9 (64.29%) WPF
2 9 (64.29%) XSD
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) Regular Expression
5 1 (7.14%) Django
5 1 (7.14%) LAMP
5 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (7.14%) Laravel
5 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Public Cloud
3 2 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) SUSE
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Change Management
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Management
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) ITSM
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Software Distribution
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) VBScript
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Jython
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (14.29%) C
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) COBOL
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) Perl
6 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) PL/1
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) BladeLogic
1 3 (21.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) SCOrch
2 2 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Cacti
3 1 (7.14%) Munin
3 1 (7.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) BMC
2 3 (21.43%) CA
2 3 (21.43%) Dell
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat