The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank - 21 41
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - 3.45% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.85% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Software Engineering
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 78 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 77.50% 89.66% 86.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 64 159
Median daily rate £500 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.83 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton 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 Taunton

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Software Engineering
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) PostGIS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QGIS
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) QGIS
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (50.00%) PostGIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft