The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Southampton region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 34 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.71% 0.93% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.95% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
Senior Software Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
265 317 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 93.64% 98.14% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 212 194
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Senior Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Senior Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Senior Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Senior Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Senior 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 Southampton region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle