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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
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
26 110 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 81.25% 85.94% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 95 156
Median daily rate £488 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £675 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.83 - £12.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) UML
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL

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 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) QGIS
2 1 (12.50%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Camel
4 1 (12.50%) PostGIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) C++
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft