The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 7 21 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +28
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 31 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.14% 6.76% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.23% 8.96% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £325 £250 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -36.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 5
Median hourly rate £42.25 £47.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.03 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.49 £55.00 £35.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
Software Engineering
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
191 279 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 80.93% 75.41% 85.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 172 291
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 10
Median hourly rate £42.25 £38.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.18% +12.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £28.70 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 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
Yeovil +6 24 - - 4
Bath - 3 £325 - 2
Templecombe +2 2 - -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 54 (80.60%) C++
2 50 (74.63%) Java
3 37 (55.22%) UML
4 31 (46.27%) Security Cleared
5 28 (41.79%) C#
6 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (38.81%) SC Cleared
7 26 (38.81%) Scrum
8 22 (32.84%) OO
8 22 (32.84%) Time Management
9 20 (29.85%) Aerospace
10 18 (26.87%) User Experience
11 17 (25.37%) Visual Studio
12 15 (22.39%) Rational DOORS
13 12 (17.91%) Apache Camel
14 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
14 11 (16.42%) Web Services
14 11 (16.42%) Apache CXF
14 11 (16.42%) Spring
14 11 (16.42%) Information Management
14 11 (16.42%) Luciad
14 11 (16.42%) Requirements Analysis
15 10 (14.93%) STL
15 10 (14.93%) MFC
16 9 (13.43%) .NET
16 9 (13.43%) SQL
16 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
17 8 (11.94%) Web Development
17 8 (11.94%) Requirements Management
17 8 (11.94%) SDLC

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.48%) Apache
1 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.49%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) IaaS
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SSDT
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
4 1 (1.49%) GIS
4 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.49%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Visual Studio
2 15 (22.39%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (5.97%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.48%) Selenium
4 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.99%) Subversion
General
1 20 (29.85%) Aerospace
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.46%) Military
4 1 (1.49%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Software Engineer
2 24 (35.82%) Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Java Engineer
3 18 (26.87%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (22.39%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 14 (20.90%) Java Developer
6 13 (19.40%) Software Developer
7 7 (10.45%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (7.46%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (5.97%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.97%) C++ Developer
9 4 (5.97%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (4.48%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (4.48%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (4.48%) C++/Java Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 2 (2.99%) Agile Developer
11 2 (2.99%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) Apache Camel
2 11 (16.42%) Apache CXF
2 11 (16.42%) Spring
2 11 (16.42%) Web Services
3 10 (14.93%) MFC
3 10 (14.93%) STL
4 9 (13.43%) .NET
5 5 (7.46%) CSS
5 5 (7.46%) HTML
6 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.48%) JSP
6 3 (4.48%) XML
7 2 (2.99%) WPF
8 1 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.49%) PostGIS
8 1 (1.49%) REST
8 1 (1.49%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) User Experience
2 11 (16.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) UML
2 27 (40.30%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (38.81%) Scrum
4 22 (32.84%) OO
4 22 (32.84%) Time Management
5 11 (16.42%) Information Management
5 11 (16.42%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (11.94%) Requirements Management
6 8 (11.94%) SDLC
6 8 (11.94%) Web Development
7 7 (10.45%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.46%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.97%) MVC
9 4 (5.97%) Static Code Analysis
10 3 (4.48%) Change Control
10 3 (4.48%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.48%) Migration
10 3 (4.48%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.48%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 54 (80.60%) C++
2 50 (74.63%) Java
3 28 (41.79%) C#
4 9 (13.43%) SQL
5 7 (10.45%) C
6 5 (7.46%) Ada
7 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.48%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.99%) Delphi
10 1 (1.49%) Ruby
10 1 (1.49%) VB
10 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (46.27%) Security Cleared
2 26 (38.81%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Luciad
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.49%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) SAP
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