The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge 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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.51% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £38.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.63 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+14.05% +2.00%
Software Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge 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
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54 58 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 94.74% 87.88% 88.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 40
Average daily rate £350 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Software Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Tcl
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Tcl