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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 56 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 36 36 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.78% 2.81% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 3.81% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 7
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£350 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 23
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
944 945 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 72.95% 73.66% 70.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 563 438
Average daily rate £375 £394 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 37 53
Average hourly rate £45.00 £26.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £19.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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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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
Staines +3 15 £356 +1.78% 1
Woking -5 4 - - 3
Guildford -1 1 £400 +86.04% 7
Horley - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 4
Reigate - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 46 (46.46%) C#
2 36 (36.36%) .NET
3 34 (34.34%) Linux
3 34 (34.34%) Scrum
4 33 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 31 (31.31%) Windows
5 31 (31.31%) WPF
6 29 (29.29%) WCF
6 29 (29.29%) Visual Studio
7 28 (28.28%) LINQ
7 28 (28.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (27.27%) Java
9 26 (26.26%) C
10 25 (25.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (22.22%) C++
12 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (16.16%) Content Management
15 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
15 14 (14.14%) SQL
15 14 (14.14%) Web Services
16 13 (13.13%) DTV
17 12 (12.12%) ClearCase
17 12 (12.12%) XML
17 12 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
17 12 (12.12%) Multithreading
17 12 (12.12%) Degree
18 11 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
19 10 (10.10%) UNIX
19 10 (10.10%) Python

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 8 (8.08%) Node.js
2 3 (3.03%) CMS
2 3 (3.03%) Confluence
3 2 (2.02%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.01%) Lync
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.09%) Office 365
3 8 (8.08%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (8.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) DVB
2 2 (2.02%) NFC
3 1 (1.01%) LAN
3 1 (1.01%) WAN
3 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) SAN
3 1 (1.01%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.08%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.03%) Big Data
6 2 (2.02%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (29.29%) Visual Studio
2 28 (28.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (12.12%) ClearCase
4 6 (6.06%) Subversion
5 4 (4.04%) NetBeans
6 3 (3.03%) JIRA
7 2 (2.02%) TestNG
7 2 (2.02%) Maven
7 2 (2.02%) DbUnit
7 2 (2.02%) Mockito
7 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.01%) MSTest
8 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.01%) NUnit
8 1 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.05%) Finance
2 5 (5.05%) Electronics
3 4 (4.04%) Publishing
4 3 (3.03%) Retail
5 2 (2.02%) Military
5 2 (2.02%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.01%) Games
6 1 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.01%) Back Office
6 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (62.63%) Software Engineer
2 37 (37.37%) Developer
3 11 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 11 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 8 (8.08%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (8.08%) Software Developer
4 8 (8.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (7.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (6.06%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.05%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (4.04%) Design Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) Software Design Engineer
8 4 (4.04%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.03%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.03%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.36%) .NET
2 31 (31.31%) WPF
3 29 (29.29%) WCF
4 28 (28.28%) LINQ
5 14 (14.14%) Web Services
6 12 (12.12%) XML
7 9 (9.09%) XSLT
8 8 (8.08%) POSIX
9 6 (6.06%) Swing
9 6 (6.06%) RESTful
9 6 (6.06%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.05%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (5.05%) Oracle ADF
10 5 (5.05%) Spring
11 4 (4.04%) JNI
11 4 (4.04%) HTML
11 4 (4.04%) Java SE
11 4 (4.04%) ASP.NET
11 4 (4.04%) CSS
12 3 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.13%) DTV
2 12 (12.12%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (7.07%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.04%) Open Source
4 4 (4.04%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.03%) Firmware
5 3 (3.03%) STB
5 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.02%) Handset
6 2 (2.02%) VHDL
6 2 (2.02%) Physics
6 2 (2.02%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.01%) CUDA
7 1 (1.01%) Wiki
7 1 (1.01%) Interactive TV
7 1 (1.01%) IPTV
7 1 (1.01%) SCADA
7 1 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.01%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 34 (34.34%) Linux
2 31 (31.31%) Windows
3 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.10%) UNIX
5 2 (2.02%) Android
6 1 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.34%) Scrum
2 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.16%) Content Management
4 12 (12.12%) Multithreading
5 9 (9.09%) OO
6 7 (7.07%) SOA
6 7 (7.07%) Pair Programming
7 6 (6.06%) UML
8 5 (5.05%) OOD
8 5 (5.05%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (5.05%) Software Architecture
8 5 (5.05%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (4.04%) DevOps
10 3 (3.03%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.03%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.03%) MVC
11 2 (2.02%) Information Security
11 2 (2.02%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.02%) DRM
11 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 46 (46.46%) C#
2 27 (27.27%) Java
3 26 (26.26%) C
4 22 (22.22%) C++
5 14 (14.14%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.14%) SQL
6 10 (10.10%) Python
7 5 (5.05%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.04%) Groovy
8 4 (4.04%) Embedded C
9 3 (3.03%) PHP
10 2 (2.02%) Perl
10 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) ISEB
4 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.02%) HND
4 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.02%) Xen
2 2 (2.02%) KVM
3 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (10.10%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.02%) Puppet
3 1 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (8.08%) Oracle
2 7 (7.07%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.05%) VMware
4 3 (3.03%) Perforce
5 2 (2.02%) Atomikos
6 1 (1.01%) Telerik
6 1 (1.01%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.01%) RightFax
6 1 (1.01%) HP
6 1 (1.01%) Symantec
6 1 (1.01%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.01%) JBoss
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco
6 1 (1.01%) IBM
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