The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 52 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 38 57 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.96% 4.50% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 5.94% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 41 25
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£353 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.87% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 21
Average hourly rate £48.90 £33.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.95% -10.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £31.05 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £45.05 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
966 959 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 75.35% 75.75% 73.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 566 466
Average daily rate £425 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 41 54
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.40 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £48.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Redhill +2 8 £385 - 9
Guildford -8 1 £375 -3.22% 4
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 - -
Dorking - 1 £325 - 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 34 (32.08%) Java
2 28 (26.42%) SQL
3 25 (23.58%) C#
4 24 (22.64%) C++
4 24 (22.64%) Oracle
5 23 (21.70%) Linux
6 20 (18.87%) PL/SQL
6 20 (18.87%) JSF
7 19 (17.92%) Multithreading
8 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
8 18 (16.98%) Spring
9 17 (16.04%) ICEfaces
9 17 (16.04%) SC Cleared
10 16 (15.09%) .NET
10 16 (15.09%) Web Services
11 15 (14.15%) Windows
11 15 (14.15%) Manufacturing
12 14 (13.21%) Hibernate
12 14 (13.21%) PRINCE2
12 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (12.26%) SDLC
13 13 (12.26%) SOAP
13 13 (12.26%) C
14 12 (11.32%) JavaScript
14 12 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
15 11 (10.38%) RESTful
15 11 (10.38%) JSON
15 11 (10.38%) Military
16 10 (9.43%) VMware
16 10 (9.43%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 9 (8.49%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.55%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.72%) Node.js
4 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) Simulink
2 1 (0.94%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.89%) AWD
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Bluetooth
1 2 (1.89%) SAN
1 2 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) MPLS
2 1 (0.94%) DVB
2 1 (0.94%) L2TP
2 1 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.94%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) MySQL
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.94%) Informix
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.83%) Selenium
3 3 (2.83%) Gerrit
4 2 (1.89%) GCC
4 2 (1.89%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.94%) Valgrind
5 1 (0.94%) Android Studio
5 1 (0.94%) GDB
5 1 (0.94%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.94%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.94%) NetBeans
General
1 15 (14.15%) Manufacturing
2 11 (10.38%) Military
3 8 (7.55%) Marketing
4 4 (3.77%) Games
4 4 (3.77%) Finance
5 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (40.57%) Developer
2 37 (34.91%) Software Engineer
3 21 (19.81%) Java Developer
4 14 (13.21%) Project Manager
4 14 (13.21%) PL/SQL Developer
5 8 (7.55%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Test Manager
8 4 (3.77%) C++ Developer
9 3 (2.83%) C# Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Delphi Developer
9 3 (2.83%) IT Architect
9 3 (2.83%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Architect
9 3 (2.83%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (2.83%) CRM Developer
9 3 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 2 (1.89%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (1.89%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (18.87%) JSF
2 18 (16.98%) Spring
3 17 (16.04%) ICEfaces
4 16 (15.09%) .NET
4 16 (15.09%) Web Services
5 14 (13.21%) Hibernate
6 13 (12.26%) SOAP
7 11 (10.38%) RESTful
7 11 (10.38%) JSON
8 10 (9.43%) XML
9 8 (7.55%) HTML
9 8 (7.55%) JPA
10 6 (5.66%) WPF
10 6 (5.66%) REST
11 5 (4.72%) J2EE
11 5 (4.72%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.77%) ASP.NET
12 4 (3.77%) CSS
12 4 (3.77%) RichFaces
12 4 (3.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) PKI
6 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.94%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.94%) DTV
6 1 (0.94%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
6 1 (0.94%) STB
6 1 (0.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.94%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.70%) Linux
2 15 (14.15%) Windows
3 4 (3.77%) UNIX
3 4 (3.77%) Android
4 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.92%) Multithreading
2 14 (13.21%) PRINCE2
2 14 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.26%) SDLC
4 7 (6.60%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (6.60%) TDD
4 7 (6.60%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (5.66%) Scrum
5 6 (5.66%) CRM
6 5 (4.72%) SOA
6 5 (4.72%) Automated Testing
6 5 (4.72%) BDD
7 4 (3.77%) OO
8 3 (2.83%) OOP
8 3 (2.83%) Migration
8 3 (2.83%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.83%) Test-First Development
8 3 (2.83%) Pair Programming
9 2 (1.89%) TOGAF
9 2 (1.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 34 (32.08%) Java
2 28 (26.42%) SQL
3 25 (23.58%) C#
4 24 (22.64%) C++
5 20 (18.87%) PL/SQL
6 13 (12.26%) C
7 12 (11.32%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.60%) Python
9 6 (5.66%) PHP
10 5 (4.72%) Embedded C
11 4 (3.77%) Delphi
12 3 (2.83%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.89%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.89%) Pascal
13 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.94%) Ruby
14 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.94%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.94%) XAML
Qualifications
1 18 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.49%) Degree
4 3 (2.83%) HND
4 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.89%) CISM
5 2 (1.89%) MCTS
5 2 (1.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 24 (22.64%) Oracle
2 10 (9.43%) VMware
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.89%) Software AG
4 2 (1.89%) Sybase
4 2 (1.89%) SAP
4 2 (1.89%) Cadence
4 2 (1.89%) Facebook
5 1 (0.94%) Freescale
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco
5 1 (0.94%) 3Com
5 1 (0.94%) Perforce
5 1 (0.94%) Dell
5 1 (0.94%) Citrix
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