The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Stockport 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 9.09% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Job Titles Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
33 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 100.00% 92.31% 94.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 13
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £501 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Software Engineer
Manchester

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

Software Engineer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JSP
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) Grails
2 3 (75.00%) Groovy
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) JSP
1 3 (75.00%) Grails
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Groovy
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET