The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 Engineer
Rank - 33 37
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - 1.23% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.39% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £395 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
415 287 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 92.22% 88.31% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 213 291
Average daily rate £438 £382 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.49% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Engineer across the Swindon region.

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineer across the Swindon region.

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) SSH
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Heroku
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (80.00%) GitHub
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (80.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (80.00%) Sublime Text
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (80.00%) RSpec
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
3 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Android

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (80.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Heroku
1 4 (80.00%) GitHub
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (80.00%) Sublime Text
1 4 (80.00%) RSpec
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
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