The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Salford 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank - 6 7
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford - 9.52% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category - 10.53% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £369 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.35 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.87% -
Software Engineer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford 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
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
32 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 96.97% 90.48% 96.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 16
Median daily rate £220 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £13.60 £19.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Salford region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) MHEG
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic Web
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) lodash
3 1 (33.33%) RequireJS
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) QUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (33.33%) Underscore.js

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Grunt
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
1 1 (33.33%) QUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) lodash
2 1 (33.33%) RequireJS
2 1 (33.33%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) MHEG
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby