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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South East / Surrey
Rank 55 64 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 26 33 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.63% 2.65% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 3.26% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 42
Median daily rate £430 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.96% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £35.00 £36.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £47.50 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +13.54%

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
786 1013 1158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.47% 81.23% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 690 640
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £312 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £553 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 66 18
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 February 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 February 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
Guildford -6 3 £650 +73.33% 2
Redhill -3 2 £430 -4.44%
Leatherhead +21 1 £350 -30.00% 2
Reigate +3 1 - -
Staines -6 1 - - 5
Woking - 1 - - 1
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 40 (57.14%) C++
2 34 (48.57%) Linux
3 28 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 28 (40.00%) GSM
3 28 (40.00%) UMTS
3 28 (40.00%) LTE
4 27 (38.57%) Cisco
4 27 (38.57%) Subversion
5 26 (37.14%) OO
6 25 (35.71%) Trac
7 24 (34.29%) Diameter Protocol
7 24 (34.29%) GCC
7 24 (34.29%) GDB
7 24 (34.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 24 (34.29%) Asterisk PBX
7 24 (34.29%) RANAP
7 24 (34.29%) VoIP
7 24 (34.29%) PBX
7 24 (34.29%) RTP
7 24 (34.29%) STL
7 24 (34.29%) Cross-Platform Development
8 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (27.14%) High Availability
10 17 (24.29%) Multithreading
11 14 (20.00%) Scrum
12 12 (17.14%) Python
13 11 (15.71%) C
13 11 (15.71%) Java
13 11 (15.71%) Finance
14 10 (14.29%) JavaScript

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 (8.57%) Confluence
2 3 (4.29%) Apache
2 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Simulink
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) Stateflow
2 1 (1.43%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Asana
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (40.00%) GSM
1 28 (40.00%) LTE
1 28 (40.00%) UMTS
2 24 (34.29%) Asterisk PBX
2 24 (34.29%) Diameter Protocol
2 24 (34.29%) PBX
2 24 (34.29%) RANAP
2 24 (34.29%) RTP
2 24 (34.29%) VoIP
3 9 (12.86%) Wireshark
4 4 (5.71%) 3G
4 4 (5.71%) 4G
4 4 (5.71%) GGSN
4 4 (5.71%) HTTP
4 4 (5.71%) MGW
4 4 (5.71%) SGSN
5 3 (4.29%) HTTPS
6 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.86%) FlexRay
6 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.43%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.43%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.43%) Event Store
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.43%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.43%) Redis
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (38.57%) Subversion
2 25 (35.71%) Trac
3 24 (34.29%) GCC
3 24 (34.29%) GDB
4 7 (10.00%) JIRA
5 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.86%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.86%) NUnit
6 2 (2.86%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (2.86%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.43%) Bower
7 1 (1.43%) Grunt
7 1 (1.43%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.43%) NuGet
7 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (15.71%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Automotive
3 3 (4.29%) Electronics
4 2 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Military
5 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Software Engineer
2 29 (41.43%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Scrum Master
4 6 (8.57%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Support Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Support Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Trainer
6 4 (5.71%) Trainer
7 3 (4.29%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 24 (34.29%) STL
2 7 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (10.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.57%) REST
4 5 (7.14%) .NET
5 4 (5.71%) HTML
5 4 (5.71%) Middleware
5 4 (5.71%) XML
6 3 (4.29%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (4.29%) HTML5
6 3 (4.29%) JAXB
6 3 (4.29%) JMS
6 3 (4.29%) jQuery
6 3 (4.29%) SOAP
6 3 (4.29%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (2.86%) LESS
7 2 (2.86%) RESTful
7 2 (2.86%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.86%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.43%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Clustering
3 1 (1.43%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) MPEG
3 1 (1.43%) STB
3 1 (1.43%) Tandem
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
3 1 (1.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (48.57%) Linux
2 6 (8.57%) Windows
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (1.43%) CentOS
4 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.43%) Unix
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) OO
2 24 (34.29%) Cross-Platform Development
3 21 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (27.14%) High Availability
5 17 (24.29%) Multithreading
6 14 (20.00%) Scrum
7 7 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (8.57%) Web Development
9 5 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (7.14%) TDD
10 4 (5.71%) Validation
10 4 (5.71%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.29%) BDD
11 3 (4.29%) Cryptography
11 3 (4.29%) Investment Management
11 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.29%) MVC
11 3 (4.29%) Release Management
11 3 (4.29%) SOA
11 3 (4.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.14%) C++
2 12 (17.14%) Python
3 11 (15.71%) C
3 11 (15.71%) Java
4 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.00%) Ruby
6 5 (7.14%) C#
7 4 (5.71%) Perl
8 3 (4.29%) SQL
9 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.86%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) PA-DSS
1 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO26262
3 1 (1.43%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Cisco
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) Freescale
4 1 (1.43%) RedGate
4 1 (1.43%) SaltStack
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