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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 41 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 48 47 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.48% 3.69% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.39% 4.96% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £365 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 19
Average hourly rate £46.25 £21.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.23% -47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.95 £11.25 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £46.25 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £36.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -1.38%
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
1094 947 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.33% 74.39% 73.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 507 494
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 69
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -44.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £175.00 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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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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
Guildford - 9 £369 - 20
Reigate - 4 £245 - 1
Dorking - 2 £346 - 1
Leatherhead -3 1 £355 +9.23% 1
Woking -3 1 £400 - 7
Staines -15 1 - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 4
Weybridge - - - -
Redhill - - - - 5
Camberley - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 36 (36.73%) Linux
2 32 (32.65%) C++
3 28 (28.57%) C
4 26 (26.53%) C#
4 26 (26.53%) SQL
5 23 (23.47%) Security Cleared
6 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 20 (20.41%) Java
8 18 (18.37%) .NET
9 16 (16.33%) Oracle
9 16 (16.33%) PL/SQL
9 16 (16.33%) Web Services
9 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
9 16 (16.33%) Firewall
9 16 (16.33%) DV Cleared
10 15 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (15.31%) Bash Shell
11 14 (14.29%) RESTful
12 12 (12.24%) Hibernate
12 12 (12.24%) Spring
12 12 (12.24%) JSF
13 11 (11.22%) Multithreading
13 11 (11.22%) VMware
13 11 (11.22%) Device Driver
13 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
13 11 (11.22%) Windows
14 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
14 10 (10.20%) SOA
14 10 (10.20%) Embedded Linux
14 10 (10.20%) ICEfaces

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (9.18%) Node.js
2 6 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.08%) JBoss
4 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.02%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.02%) TargetLink
3 1 (1.02%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.33%) Firewall
2 5 (5.10%) Wireshark
3 4 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.04%) Bluetooth
4 2 (2.04%) DVB
5 1 (1.02%) L2TP
5 1 (1.02%) MPLS
5 1 (1.02%) HTTP
5 1 (1.02%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.04%) MySQL
5 2 (2.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) ClearCase
1 4 (4.08%) NetBeans
1 4 (4.08%) Subversion
2 2 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.02%) Valgrind
3 1 (1.02%) GCC
3 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.02%) Selenium
3 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.16%) Marketing
2 5 (5.10%) Finance
3 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.08%) Games
4 3 (3.06%) Electronics
5 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.04%) Military
5 2 (2.04%) Retail
6 1 (1.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 45 (45.92%) Software Engineer
2 40 (40.82%) Developer
3 14 (14.29%) Programmer
4 12 (12.24%) Analyst
5 10 (10.20%) Java Developer
6 9 (9.18%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Analyst Programmer
8 7 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Java Programmer
10 5 (5.10%) C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Tester
11 4 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
11 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Oracle Analyst
11 4 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 4 (4.08%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.37%) .NET
2 16 (16.33%) Web Services
3 14 (14.29%) RESTful
4 12 (12.24%) Hibernate
4 12 (12.24%) Spring
4 12 (12.24%) JSF
5 10 (10.20%) ICEfaces
6 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
6 9 (9.18%) WPF
6 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
7 8 (8.16%) WCF
8 6 (6.12%) SOAP
8 6 (6.12%) HTML
9 5 (5.10%) STL
10 4 (4.08%) Swing
10 4 (4.08%) CSS
10 4 (4.08%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.08%) Java SE
10 4 (4.08%) JSON
10 4 (4.08%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Device Driver
2 7 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.12%) DTV
3 6 (6.12%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (5.10%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.08%) PKI
6 3 (3.06%) Open Source
6 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
6 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.04%) STB
7 2 (2.04%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.02%) VHDL
8 1 (1.02%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 36 (36.73%) Linux
2 11 (11.22%) Windows
3 10 (10.20%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (8.16%) UNIX
5 3 (3.06%) CentOS
5 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.22%) Multithreading
3 10 (10.20%) SOA
4 9 (9.18%) Pair Programming
5 8 (8.16%) CRM
5 8 (8.16%) Migration
5 8 (8.16%) Data Migration
5 8 (8.16%) Cyber Security
6 7 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 7 (7.14%) OO
7 6 (6.12%) Scrum
8 5 (5.10%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (5.10%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.08%) OOD
9 4 (4.08%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (4.08%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (4.08%) Analytics
10 3 (3.06%) Game Development
10 3 (3.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.65%) C++
2 28 (28.57%) C
3 26 (26.53%) C#
3 26 (26.53%) SQL
4 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 20 (20.41%) Java
6 16 (16.33%) PL/SQL
7 15 (15.31%) Bash Shell
8 9 (9.18%) VB.NET
9 6 (6.12%) Embedded C
10 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.08%) PHP
12 3 (3.06%) Python
13 1 (1.02%) Ruby
13 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.02%) VBScript
13 1 (1.02%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (23.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (16.33%) DV Cleared
3 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.12%) Degree
4 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.12%) MCTS
5 4 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.08%) CCNA
6 2 (2.04%) HND
7 1 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.02%) QA
1 1 (1.02%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.14%) Xen
3 2 (2.04%) vSphere
3 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.02%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Oracle
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.22%) VMware
3 5 (5.10%) Cisco
4 4 (4.08%) Juniper
5 2 (2.04%) SAP
5 2 (2.04%) Facebook
6 1 (1.02%) Cadence
6 1 (1.02%) Perforce
6 1 (1.02%) 3Com
6 1 (1.02%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.02%) MathWorks
6 1 (1.02%) Dell
6 1 (1.02%) Citrix
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