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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 45 40 47
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 51 53 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.32% 4.08% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 5.36% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 17
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£375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £314 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £398 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 18
Average hourly rate £47.75 £26.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.50% -37.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £11.25 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £36.85 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1138 988 950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.09% 76.06% 72.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 579 519
Average daily rate £396 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £240 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 63
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.25 £16.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £78.30 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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
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 19 December 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 - 16 £430 - 10
Woking -4 6 £328 - 4
Reigate - 4 £135 - 3
Staines - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Dorking - - - - 1
Egham - - - - 1
Esher - - - - 1
Farnham - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - - 2
Redhill - - - - 3
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (45.98%) Linux
2 29 (33.33%) C
3 28 (32.18%) C++
4 21 (24.14%) SQL
5 20 (22.99%) C#
5 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
6 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 17 (19.54%) Java
8 16 (18.39%) Firewall
8 16 (18.39%) DV Cleared
9 14 (16.09%) Bash Shell
9 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
10 13 (14.94%) Oracle
10 13 (14.94%) .NET
10 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (13.79%) Web Services
11 12 (13.79%) PL/SQL
11 12 (13.79%) DTV
11 12 (13.79%) VMware
12 11 (12.64%) Windows
13 10 (11.49%) UNIX
13 10 (11.49%) Device Driver
13 10 (11.49%) Embedded Linux
13 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (11.49%) RESTful
14 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
14 9 (10.34%) ClearCase
14 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
15 8 (9.20%) SOA
15 8 (9.20%) OO

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (9.20%) Node.js
2 4 (4.60%) JBoss
2 4 (4.60%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) Confluence
4 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.15%) TargetLink
3 1 (1.15%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) Firewall
2 5 (5.75%) Wireshark
3 4 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.45%) DVB
5 1 (1.15%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) ClearCase
2 5 (5.75%) Subversion
2 5 (5.75%) NetBeans
3 2 (2.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.15%) Selenium
4 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.15%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.75%) Marketing
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Games
4 3 (3.45%) Electronics
5 2 (2.30%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Military
6 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (47.13%) Software Engineer
2 27 (31.03%) Developer
3 12 (13.79%) Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Programmer
5 8 (9.20%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (8.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Tester
9 4 (4.60%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (4.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
9 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Design Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) SQL Programmer
9 4 (4.60%) Software Design Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Oracle Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.94%) .NET
2 12 (13.79%) Web Services
3 10 (11.49%) RESTful
4 7 (8.05%) WPF
4 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.05%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.90%) WCF
6 5 (5.75%) Java SE
6 5 (5.75%) JNI
6 5 (5.75%) Swing
6 5 (5.75%) POSIX
6 5 (5.75%) CSS
6 5 (5.75%) HTML
7 4 (4.60%) SOAP
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle ADF
7 4 (4.60%) Hibernate
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (4.60%) Spring
7 4 (4.60%) JSF
8 3 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) DTV
2 10 (11.49%) Device Driver
3 7 (8.05%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.90%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.60%) PKI
5 4 (4.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.45%) Open Source
6 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.30%) STB
7 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.15%) Physics
8 1 (1.15%) IPTV
8 1 (1.15%) Interactive TV
8 1 (1.15%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.98%) Linux
2 11 (12.64%) Windows
3 10 (11.49%) UNIX
3 10 (11.49%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.45%) CentOS
4 3 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (9.20%) SOA
2 8 (9.20%) OO
2 8 (9.20%) Cyber Security
2 8 (9.20%) Multithreading
3 7 (8.05%) Pair Programming
3 7 (8.05%) Software Architecture
4 6 (6.90%) CRM
4 6 (6.90%) Migration
4 6 (6.90%) Scrum
4 6 (6.90%) Data Migration
5 5 (5.75%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (5.75%) Network Architecture
5 5 (5.75%) OOD
6 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (3.45%) Test Scripting
7 3 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 3 (3.45%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.45%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.33%) C
2 28 (32.18%) C++
3 21 (24.14%) SQL
4 20 (22.99%) C#
5 18 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 17 (19.54%) Java
7 14 (16.09%) Bash Shell
8 12 (13.79%) PL/SQL
9 7 (8.05%) VB.NET
10 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.60%) Embedded C
12 3 (3.45%) PHP
13 2 (2.30%) Python
14 1 (1.15%) Groovy
14 1 (1.15%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
14 1 (1.15%) Perl
14 1 (1.15%) VBScript
14 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (22.99%) Security Cleared
2 16 (18.39%) DV Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) Degree
4 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.75%) MCTS
6 4 (4.60%) CCNA
6 4 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.30%) HND
8 1 (1.15%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.05%) Xen
3 2 (2.30%) vSphere
3 2 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) Oracle
3 12 (13.79%) VMware
4 5 (5.75%) Cisco
5 4 (4.60%) Juniper
6 2 (2.30%) SAP
7 1 (1.15%) Cadence
7 1 (1.15%) Perforce
7 1 (1.15%) 3Com
7 1 (1.15%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.15%) MathWorks
7 1 (1.15%) Dell
7 1 (1.15%) Citrix
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