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 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 57 58 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -26
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 40 35 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.14% 2.74% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 3.56% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 50
Median daily rate £375 £355 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -13.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £326 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £416 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 4
Median hourly rate £44.50 £49.98 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +49.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.25 £31.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.19 £45.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
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
1037 984 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.53% 76.94% 77.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 565 611
Median daily rate £428 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 23 43
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Staines - 11 £385 - 2
Redhill -2 5 £359 -6.81% 6
Guildford +13 4 £225 -40.00% 8
Woking -4 2 £388 +8.77% 21
Reigate - 1 - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 46 (56.10%) C++
2 41 (50.00%) Linux
3 30 (36.59%) C
4 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (28.05%) Scrum
6 19 (23.17%) Multithreading
6 19 (23.17%) Cross-Platform Development
7 18 (21.95%) Telecoms
8 15 (18.29%) Degree
9 14 (17.07%) TDD
9 14 (17.07%) Windows
10 13 (15.85%) OO
10 13 (15.85%) Subversion
11 12 (14.63%) Embedded C
11 12 (14.63%) Embedded C++
11 12 (14.63%) Embedded Systems
12 11 (13.41%) Trac
12 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
12 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
12 11 (13.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 11 (13.41%) STL
12 11 (13.41%) HTML
12 11 (13.41%) Java
13 10 (12.20%) LTE
14 9 (10.98%) RANAP
14 9 (10.98%) Diameter Protocol
14 9 (10.98%) SQL
14 9 (10.98%) UMTS
14 9 (10.98%) GSM
14 9 (10.98%) DTV

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 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Simulink
2 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
3 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Force.com
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) LTE
2 9 (10.98%) Diameter Protocol
2 9 (10.98%) GSM
2 9 (10.98%) RANAP
2 9 (10.98%) RTP
2 9 (10.98%) UMTS
2 9 (10.98%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (7.32%) DVB
3 6 (7.32%) HTTP
4 4 (4.88%) RS-232
5 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.44%) GPRS
7 1 (1.22%) 4G
7 1 (1.22%) DNS
7 1 (1.22%) Internet
7 1 (1.22%) SSL
7 1 (1.22%) UPnP
7 1 (1.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.10%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Subversion
2 11 (13.41%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.41%) Trac
3 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio
4 6 (7.32%) ClearCase
5 4 (4.88%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.44%) GCC
6 2 (2.44%) GDB
6 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.44%) MSI
7 1 (1.22%) Ant
7 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.22%) Gradle
7 1 (1.22%) Maven
7 1 (1.22%) MSTest
7 1 (1.22%) NUnit
General
1 18 (21.95%) Telecoms
2 7 (8.54%) Electronics
3 6 (7.32%) Automotive
4 5 (6.10%) Aerospace
4 5 (6.10%) Finance
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (1.22%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (59.76%) Software Engineer
2 21 (25.61%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Developer
3 13 (15.85%) Embedded Engineer
3 13 (15.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (7.32%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Development Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Embedded C Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (4.88%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.66%) C++ Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (3.66%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 11 (13.41%) HTML
1 11 (13.41%) STL
2 8 (9.76%) HTML5
2 8 (9.76%) REST
3 6 (7.32%) CSS
3 6 (7.32%) Node.js
4 5 (6.10%) XML
5 4 (4.88%) Web Services
6 3 (3.66%) Ajax
6 3 (3.66%) CSS3
6 3 (3.66%) RESTful
6 3 (3.66%) SOAP
7 2 (2.44%) DHTML
7 2 (2.44%) MFC
7 2 (2.44%) Symfony
7 2 (2.44%) Visualforce
8 1 (1.22%) .NET
8 1 (1.22%) jQuery
8 1 (1.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
3 9 (10.98%) DTV
4 7 (8.54%) STB
5 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.10%) Contactless
5 5 (6.10%) MPEG
6 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.44%) CAN bus
7 2 (2.44%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.44%) Informatics
7 2 (2.44%) User Experience
8 1 (1.22%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.22%) CUDA
8 1 (1.22%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.22%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.22%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) Windows
3 2 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.44%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.22%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.05%) Scrum
3 19 (23.17%) Cross-Platform Development
3 19 (23.17%) Multithreading
4 14 (17.07%) TDD
5 13 (15.85%) OO
6 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Project Management
8 5 (6.10%) SOA
8 5 (6.10%) Software Architecture
8 5 (6.10%) User Stories
8 5 (6.10%) Validation
9 4 (4.88%) BDD
9 4 (4.88%) CRM
9 4 (4.88%) High Availability
9 4 (4.88%) Web Development
10 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (56.10%) C++
2 30 (36.59%) C
3 12 (14.63%) Embedded C
3 12 (14.63%) Embedded C++
4 11 (13.41%) Java
5 9 (10.98%) SQL
6 8 (9.76%) Python
7 7 (8.54%) MATLAB
8 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.88%) Assembly Language
10 3 (3.66%) C#
11 2 (2.44%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.44%) PHP
11 2 (2.44%) Ruby
11 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.44%) SOQL
11 2 (2.44%) SOSL
12 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.44%) PMP
3 2 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) MISRA
2 4 (4.88%) MISRA C
3 3 (3.66%) DO-178B
4 2 (2.44%) QA
5 1 (1.22%) Def Stans
5 1 (1.22%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Xen
1 2 (2.44%) XenServer
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) everRun
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) Grafana
2 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Freescale
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.22%) VMware
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