The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 6 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 13.64% 1.79% 10.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.64% 1.89% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +12.67%
Software Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Salisbury 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
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22 53 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 100.00% 94.64% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 37 17
Average daily rate £375 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.05% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £95 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £388 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £20.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Salisbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

Software Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SQLite
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Python

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) C