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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 51 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 45 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.03% 2.63% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 3.53% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 5
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£375 £321 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.73% -19.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 21
Average hourly rate £36.25 £36.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% -14.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £32.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.30 £37.70 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
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
1077 992 929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 72.43% 74.42% 70.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 632 492
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 33 47
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -14.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £14.00 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Guildford -1 9 £410 +90.69% 17
Woking -3 9 £375 +63.93% 8
Staines +2 7 £363 +14.17%
Reigate - 1 £135 - 2
Leatherhead - - - - 4
Redhill - - - - 4
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 2
Weybridge - - - -
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Esher - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 37 (49.33%) Linux
2 28 (37.33%) C
3 23 (30.67%) C#
4 22 (29.33%) C++
4 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
5 17 (22.67%) Java
6 14 (18.67%) DTV
6 14 (18.67%) Security Cleared
7 12 (16.00%) ClearCase
7 12 (16.00%) .NET
8 11 (14.67%) Windows
9 10 (13.33%) UNIX
9 10 (13.33%) SQL
9 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
9 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (13.33%) Node.js
10 9 (12.00%) Pair Programming
10 9 (12.00%) VMware
11 8 (10.67%) Firewall
11 8 (10.67%) OO
11 8 (10.67%) SOA
11 8 (10.67%) POSIX
11 8 (10.67%) Oracle
11 8 (10.67%) Web Services
11 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
11 8 (10.67%) DV Cleared
11 8 (10.67%) Software Architecture
11 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (10.67%) RESTful

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (13.33%) Node.js
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) Simulink
3 1 (1.33%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.67%) Firewall
2 4 (5.33%) DVB
3 2 (2.67%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.33%) NetBeans
2 4 (5.33%) Subversion
3 2 (2.67%) JIRA
3 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.00%) Games
3 3 (4.00%) Electronics
4 2 (2.67%) Military
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (53.33%) Software Engineer
2 23 (30.67%) Developer
3 8 (10.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (5.33%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Software Design Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) Consultant
8 2 (2.67%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.67%) C++ Developer
8 2 (2.67%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Software Tester
8 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) .NET
2 8 (10.67%) Web Services
2 8 (10.67%) POSIX
2 8 (10.67%) WPF
2 8 (10.67%) RESTful
2 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
3 7 (9.33%) WCF
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle ADF
4 5 (6.67%) CSS
4 5 (6.67%) HTML
5 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.33%) WinForms
5 4 (5.33%) JNI
5 4 (5.33%) Java SE
5 4 (5.33%) Swing
6 3 (4.00%) STL
6 3 (4.00%) LINQ
6 3 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) DTV
2 7 (9.33%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.67%) Device Driver
5 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.00%) STB
6 3 (4.00%) Open Source
7 2 (2.67%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.33%) EPoS
8 1 (1.33%) Physics
8 1 (1.33%) Wiki
8 1 (1.33%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.33%) PKI
8 1 (1.33%) IPTV
8 1 (1.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 37 (49.33%) Linux
2 11 (14.67%) Windows
3 10 (13.33%) UNIX
4 5 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.67%) CentOS
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (12.00%) Pair Programming
3 8 (10.67%) OO
3 8 (10.67%) SOA
3 8 (10.67%) Multithreading
3 8 (10.67%) Software Architecture
4 7 (9.33%) Scrum
5 4 (5.33%) OOD
5 4 (5.33%) UML
5 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.00%) CRM
6 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.00%) Migration
6 3 (4.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (4.00%) Cyber Security
6 3 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) C
2 23 (30.67%) C#
3 22 (29.33%) C++
3 22 (29.33%) JavaScript
4 17 (22.67%) Java
5 10 (13.33%) SQL
6 6 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.33%) PHP
8 4 (5.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.33%) Python
8 4 (5.33%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.67%) Groovy
9 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.67%) Perl
10 1 (1.33%) VBScript
10 1 (1.33%) VB
10 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.00%) MCTS
6 2 (2.67%) HND
7 1 (1.33%) CCNA
7 1 (1.33%) ISEB
7 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Xen
3 1 (1.33%) Firmware
3 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) Puppet
1 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) VMware
3 8 (10.67%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco
5 1 (1.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.33%) Dell
5 1 (1.33%) Citrix
5 1 (1.33%) Juniper
5 1 (1.33%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.33%) 3Com
5 1 (1.33%) Perforce
Woking
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £170 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Rate: £38 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago