The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Warwickshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 33 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.15% 3.53% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 4.00% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £285 £363 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.37% -29.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £363 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £363 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 £31.44 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.99% -6.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire 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
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
389 325 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 93.06% 88.32% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 172 174
Median daily rate £400 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £28.69 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.71% +91.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £33.62 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Warwickshire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -2 3 £220 - 1
Alcester - 1 £350 -
Leamington Spa - 1 - - 1
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warwickshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Automotive
2 6 (60.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Android
3 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (30.00%) MISRA
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Android Development
4 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
4 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (20.00%) Telematics
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) PhD
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (10.00%) Intranet
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) MVC

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (60.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Telematics
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
1 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Android Development
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PhD
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) MISRA
2 1 (10.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft