The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 32 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.65% 0.70% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.11% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
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£350 £284 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.34% -9.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
193 180 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 62.46% 62.72% 63.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 111 96
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 9
Average hourly rate £15.19 £44.60 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.93% +85.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £33.98 £17.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 2 £350 +23.34% 6
Doncaster - - - -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Programmer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft