The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Software Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Development Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £201 £313
% change year-on-year
+66.84% -35.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.00 -
Software Development Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
219 367 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 93.19% 97.09% 98.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 209 333
Median daily rate £338 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 33 18
Median hourly rate £38.75 £32.54 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.08% +8.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

Software Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Software Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Development Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Software Development Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, Software Development 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 Somerset region featuring Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree