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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 59 60 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 30 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.23% 2.12% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.80% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 19
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£343 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £244 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £414 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 18
Average hourly rate £51.09 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.28% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £30.00 £36.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £30.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +6.66%
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
1030 963 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 76.58% 75.77% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 579 492
Average daily rate £403 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 49
Average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £59.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
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 31 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Redhill +3 5 - - 1
Staines -6 1 - -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (29.03%) Java
2 24 (25.81%) C#
3 23 (24.73%) C++
3 23 (24.73%) Linux
4 20 (21.51%) SQL
5 18 (19.35%) Multithreading
6 17 (18.28%) Oracle
7 16 (17.20%) Windows
7 16 (17.20%) Manufacturing
7 16 (17.20%) SC Cleared
7 16 (17.20%) Security Cleared
8 15 (16.13%) PRINCE2
9 14 (15.05%) .NET
9 14 (15.05%) Embedded Systems
10 13 (13.98%) SDLC
10 13 (13.98%) JSF
10 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (13.98%) PL/SQL
11 12 (12.90%) C
11 12 (12.90%) Web Services
12 11 (11.83%) SOAP
12 11 (11.83%) VMware
12 11 (11.83%) Military
12 11 (11.83%) Spring
13 10 (10.75%) ICEfaces
14 9 (9.68%) Degree
14 9 (9.68%) XML
15 8 (8.60%) Visual Studio
15 8 (8.60%) Systems Analysis
15 8 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.23%) Node.js
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.08%) Simulink
1 1 (1.08%) FrameMaker
1 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) AWD
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) Bluetooth
1 3 (3.23%) SAN
2 2 (2.15%) DVB
2 2 (2.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) UPnP
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.08%) Informix
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.23%) Gerrit
2 3 (3.23%) Selenium
2 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.15%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.15%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.08%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.08%) GCC
4 1 (1.08%) GDB
4 1 (1.08%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.08%) Android Studio
General
1 16 (17.20%) Manufacturing
2 11 (11.83%) Military
3 5 (5.38%) Marketing
4 4 (4.30%) Games
4 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Finance
5 3 (3.23%) Electronics
6 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (36.56%) Software Engineer
2 28 (30.11%) Developer
3 15 (16.13%) Project Manager
4 14 (15.05%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.68%) PL/SQL Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.30%) C++ Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Architect
9 3 (3.23%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
9 3 (3.23%) IT Architect
9 3 (3.23%) Delphi Developer
9 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 2 (2.15%) Security Architect
10 2 (2.15%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 2 (2.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.15%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.05%) .NET
2 13 (13.98%) JSF
3 12 (12.90%) Web Services
4 11 (11.83%) SOAP
4 11 (11.83%) Spring
5 10 (10.75%) ICEfaces
6 9 (9.68%) XML
7 7 (7.53%) Hibernate
7 7 (7.53%) RESTful
7 7 (7.53%) JSON
8 6 (6.45%) JPA
8 6 (6.45%) REST
8 6 (6.45%) HTML
9 5 (5.38%) J2EE
10 4 (4.30%) CSS
10 4 (4.30%) RichFaces
10 4 (4.30%) WPF
11 3 (3.23%) WSDL
11 3 (3.23%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) STB
4 2 (2.15%) PKI
4 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.08%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.08%) DTV
5 1 (1.08%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.08%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.08%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.73%) Linux
2 16 (17.20%) Windows
3 4 (4.30%) Android
4 3 (3.23%) UNIX
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.35%) Multithreading
2 15 (16.13%) PRINCE2
3 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.98%) SDLC
4 8 (8.60%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (7.53%) TDD
5 7 (7.53%) Scrum
6 6 (6.45%) BDD
6 6 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.38%) OO
7 5 (5.38%) Automated Testing
8 4 (4.30%) CRM
9 3 (3.23%) SOA
9 3 (3.23%) MVC
9 3 (3.23%) Test-First Development
9 3 (3.23%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.15%) MVVM
10 2 (2.15%) Security Architecture
10 2 (2.15%) Test Strategy
10 2 (2.15%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.03%) Java
2 24 (25.81%) C#
3 23 (24.73%) C++
4 20 (21.51%) SQL
5 13 (13.98%) PL/SQL
6 12 (12.90%) C
7 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.53%) Python
8 6 (6.45%) Embedded C
9 4 (4.30%) PHP
9 4 (4.30%) Delphi
10 3 (3.23%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.23%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.15%) Pascal
11 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.08%) Ruby
12 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.08%) XAML
12 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 16 (17.20%) SC Cleared
1 16 (17.20%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.68%) Degree
3 3 (3.23%) HND
4 2 (2.15%) CISSP
4 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.15%) CISM
5 1 (1.08%) MCTS
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) VMware
3 2 (2.15%) Cadence
3 2 (2.15%) Software AG
3 2 (2.15%) Sybase
3 2 (2.15%) SAP
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.08%) Dell
4 1 (1.08%) Intel
4 1 (1.08%) Citrix
4 1 (1.08%) 3Com
4 1 (1.08%) Freescale
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