The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.40% 1.41% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.66% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £481 £368 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -21.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £360 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £366 £363
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +12.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
290 302 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.23% 85.07% 82.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 246 259
Median daily rate £413 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
5 3 (21.43%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 3 (21.43%) Use Case
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
6 2 (14.29%) SWIFT
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (14.29%) Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (7.14%) Alfresco
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
1 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) JBehave
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics
3 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Developer in Test
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
5 2 (14.29%) Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Perl Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
1 3 (21.43%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) OpenGL
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
1 2 (14.29%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Scrum
1 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
2 3 (21.43%) UML
2 3 (21.43%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) IBM
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) SAP