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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 18 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.78% 0.99% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.19% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
100 252 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 77.52% 83.44% 84.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 168 104
Median daily rate £400 £515 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.33% +33.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington 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 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 17 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 7 (70.00%) TDD
1 7 (70.00%) BDD
1 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Microservices
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) Node.js
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) SFIA
4 4 (40.00%) Slack
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) DB2
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (20.00%) DB2
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Domain Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Applications Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Principal Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Principal Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Node.js
1 4 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) AIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) BDD
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 6 (60.00%) Microservices
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Open Source
4 4 (40.00%) SFIA
5 3 (30.00%) Data Management
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle