The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 36 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.47% 1.88% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 2.24% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£400 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
194 134 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 90.23% 83.75% 79.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 66 51
Average daily rate £450 £495 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +36.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £308 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.25 £13.75 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -32.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.75 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £14.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Spatial
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) GIS
3 2 (40.00%) ESRI
3 2 (40.00%) ArcGIS
3 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) DSDM
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Spatial
1 2 (40.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) GIS Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) DSDM
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) ESRI