The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 9 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 6.67% 14.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £583 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.25% +0.95%
Software Engineering
Essex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
27 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 90.00% 100.00% 78.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 18
Median daily rate £475 £583 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.45% +22.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £400 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 Southend-on-Sea

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Southend-on-Sea region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) WSO2
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Design
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Kanban
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WSO2