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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 37 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -16
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 45 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.32% 2.42% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 2.98% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 38
Median daily rate £463 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £225 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £46.50 £45.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.82% +2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.60 £43.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £47.50 £47.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.50%
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
829 1107 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 79.56% 81.16% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 732 648
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 15 35
Median hourly rate £40.00 £46.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.97% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £47.50 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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
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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Camberley - 12 - - 3
Woking -7 9 £450 +0.55% 11
Leatherhead +19 3 £400 -20.00% 2
Guildford -2 2 £625 +8.69% 1
Reigate +12 1 - -
Staines -6 1 - - 2
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 39 (51.32%) Linux
2 37 (48.68%) C++
3 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (27.63%) Telecoms
4 21 (27.63%) Scrum
4 21 (27.63%) GSM
4 21 (27.63%) UMTS
4 21 (27.63%) LTE
4 21 (27.63%) High Availability
4 21 (27.63%) Cross-Platform Development
5 20 (26.32%) Cisco
5 20 (26.32%) Java
5 20 (26.32%) Subversion
6 19 (25.00%) OO
7 18 (23.68%) Trac
8 17 (22.37%) Diameter Protocol
8 17 (22.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 17 (22.37%) Asterisk PBX
8 17 (22.37%) GCC
8 17 (22.37%) GDB
8 17 (22.37%) RANAP
8 17 (22.37%) STL
8 17 (22.37%) VoIP
8 17 (22.37%) PBX
8 17 (22.37%) RTP
9 16 (21.05%) Python
10 14 (18.42%) C
10 14 (18.42%) Multithreading
11 12 (15.79%) Degree
11 12 (15.79%) Windows

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 (7.89%) Confluence
2 2 (2.63%) Apache
2 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Simulink
1 2 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) Stateflow
2 1 (1.32%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (27.63%) GSM
1 21 (27.63%) LTE
1 21 (27.63%) UMTS
2 17 (22.37%) Asterisk PBX
2 17 (22.37%) Diameter Protocol
2 17 (22.37%) PBX
2 17 (22.37%) RANAP
2 17 (22.37%) RTP
2 17 (22.37%) VoIP
3 4 (5.26%) 3G
3 4 (5.26%) 4G
4 3 (3.95%) HTTP
5 2 (2.63%) DVB
5 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.63%) FlexRay
5 2 (2.63%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.32%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) MySQL
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.32%) InfluxDB
3 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (26.32%) Subversion
2 18 (23.68%) Trac
3 17 (22.37%) GCC
3 17 (22.37%) GDB
4 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
5 7 (9.21%) JIRA
6 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.63%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.63%) NUnit
7 2 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (2.63%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.32%) Bower
8 1 (1.32%) eggPlant
8 1 (1.32%) Grunt
8 1 (1.32%) JMeter
8 1 (1.32%) NuGet
8 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (27.63%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.95%) Automotive
3 3 (3.95%) Military
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (47.37%) Software Engineer
2 21 (27.63%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Developer
4 9 (11.84%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (7.89%) Scrum Master
5 6 (7.89%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Support Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Trainer
7 4 (5.26%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.37%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 17 (22.37%) STL
2 10 (13.16%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (11.84%) XML
4 4 (5.26%) .NET
4 4 (5.26%) REST
4 4 (5.26%) Web Services
5 3 (3.95%) Middleware
5 3 (3.95%) RESTful
5 3 (3.95%) SOAP
6 2 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.63%) HTML
6 2 (2.63%) HTML5
6 2 (2.63%) JAXB
6 2 (2.63%) JMS
6 2 (2.63%) jQuery
6 2 (2.63%) JSON
6 2 (2.63%) Node.js
6 2 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.26%) STB
4 2 (2.63%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.63%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) MPEG
5 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Linux
2 12 (15.79%) Windows
3 1 (1.32%) CentOS
3 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.32%) VMS
3 1 (1.32%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.63%) Cross-Platform Development
2 21 (27.63%) High Availability
2 21 (27.63%) Scrum
3 19 (25.00%) OO
4 14 (18.42%) Multithreading
5 10 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.21%) TDD
7 6 (7.89%) Web Development
8 5 (6.58%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.26%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Project Management
9 4 (5.26%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.95%) BDD
10 3 (3.95%) Exploratory Testing
10 3 (3.95%) Investment Management
10 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.63%) Device Driver Development
11 2 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) C++
2 20 (26.32%) Java
3 16 (21.05%) Python
4 14 (18.42%) C
5 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.16%) Ruby
7 9 (11.84%) SQL
8 7 (9.21%) Embedded C++
9 4 (5.26%) C#
9 4 (5.26%) Perl
9 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.32%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) PA-DSS
2 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.32%) ISO26262
3 1 (1.32%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Docker
1 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Grafana
1 1 (1.32%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Cisco
2 7 (9.21%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) RedGate
5 1 (1.32%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.32%) VMware
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