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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South East / Surrey
Rank 47 69 49
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 29 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.12% 2.34% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 2.93% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 35
Median daily rate £525 £353 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £366 £363
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £45.75 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% -1.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £36.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £48.95 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.17%

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
733 956 1140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 78.82% 80.00% 81.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 644 639
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 23
Median hourly rate £41.00 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.60 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £61.00 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 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 22 January 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Camberley - 12 - - 2
Woking - 4 £450 - 5
Guildford -8 3 £650 +73.33% 4
Reigate +12 1 - - 4
Staines -1 1 - - 3
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 36 (56.25%) C++
2 31 (48.44%) Linux
3 26 (40.63%) GSM
3 26 (40.63%) UMTS
3 26 (40.63%) Telecoms
3 26 (40.63%) LTE
4 25 (39.06%) Subversion
4 25 (39.06%) Cisco
5 24 (37.50%) OO
6 23 (35.94%) Trac
7 22 (34.38%) Diameter Protocol
7 22 (34.38%) Cross-Platform Development
7 22 (34.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 22 (34.38%) Asterisk PBX
7 22 (34.38%) GCC
7 22 (34.38%) GDB
7 22 (34.38%) VoIP
7 22 (34.38%) PBX
7 22 (34.38%) RTP
7 22 (34.38%) STL
7 22 (34.38%) RANAP
8 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (32.81%) High Availability
9 14 (21.88%) Scrum
10 13 (20.31%) Java
10 13 (20.31%) Multithreading
11 12 (18.75%) Python
12 10 (15.63%) C
13 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
13 9 (14.06%) Finance

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 6 (9.38%) Confluence
2 3 (4.69%) Apache
2 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Simulink
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) Stateflow
2 1 (1.56%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) GSM
1 26 (40.63%) LTE
1 26 (40.63%) UMTS
2 22 (34.38%) Asterisk PBX
2 22 (34.38%) Diameter Protocol
2 22 (34.38%) PBX
2 22 (34.38%) RANAP
2 22 (34.38%) RTP
2 22 (34.38%) VoIP
3 5 (7.81%) Wireshark
4 4 (6.25%) 3G
4 4 (6.25%) 4G
4 4 (6.25%) HTTP
5 3 (4.69%) HTTPS
6 2 (3.13%) Ethernet
6 2 (3.13%) FlexRay
6 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.56%) DVB
7 1 (1.56%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (39.06%) Subversion
2 23 (35.94%) Trac
3 22 (34.38%) GCC
3 22 (34.38%) GDB
4 7 (10.94%) JIRA
5 6 (9.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.13%) Mercurial
6 2 (3.13%) NUnit
6 2 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.56%) Bower
7 1 (1.56%) Grunt
7 1 (1.56%) NuGet
7 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (40.63%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Automotive
4 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.13%) Electronics
4 2 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 26 (40.63%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (21.88%) Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Scrum Master
5 6 (9.38%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Support Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Support Consultant
7 4 (6.25%) Technical Trainer
7 4 (6.25%) Trainer
8 3 (4.69%) Agile Scrum Master
8 3 (4.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 22 (34.38%) STL
2 8 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (7.81%) REST
3 5 (7.81%) Web Services
3 5 (7.81%) XML
4 4 (6.25%) .NET
5 3 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (4.69%) JAXB
5 3 (4.69%) JMS
5 3 (4.69%) Middleware
5 3 (4.69%) SOAP
5 3 (4.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.13%) HTML
6 2 (3.13%) HTML5
6 2 (3.13%) jQuery
6 2 (3.13%) Node.js
6 2 (3.13%) RESTful
7 1 (1.56%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (4.69%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.56%) MPEG
4 1 (1.56%) STB
4 1 (1.56%) Tandem
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (48.44%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) CentOS
3 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) OO
2 22 (34.38%) Cross-Platform Development
3 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (32.81%) High Availability
4 14 (21.88%) Scrum
5 13 (20.31%) Multithreading
6 8 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (9.38%) Web Development
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.25%) TDD
9 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.69%) BDD
10 3 (4.69%) Investment Management
10 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.69%) Release Management
11 2 (3.13%) Coaching
11 2 (3.13%) Device Driver Development
11 2 (3.13%) Issue Tracking
11 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) C++
2 13 (20.31%) Java
3 12 (18.75%) Python
4 10 (15.63%) C
5 9 (14.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (12.50%) Ruby
7 4 (6.25%) C#
7 4 (6.25%) Perl
8 3 (4.69%) SQL
9 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.13%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.56%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) PA-DSS
1 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) ISO26262
2 1 (1.56%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
1 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Cisco
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) RedGate
3 1 (1.56%) SaltStack
Richmond, Surrey
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Marks Sattin
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 6 days ago