The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 28 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.14% 2.17% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 2.34% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£263 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.32% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
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
316 256 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 90.29% 92.75% 90.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 125 109
Average daily rate £325 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £246 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 24 12
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £32.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - - - -
Rugby - - - - 1
Warwick - - - - 2
Software Engineer
West Midlands

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 8 (61.54%) Automotive
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) C
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
6 3 (23.08%) Electronics
6 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
6 3 (23.08%) Simulink
6 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
6 3 (23.08%) JIRA
6 3 (23.08%) TargetLink
6 3 (23.08%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Change Control
7 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
7 2 (15.38%) Telematics
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
7 2 (15.38%) Stateflow
7 2 (15.38%) ClearQuest
7 2 (15.38%) MathWorks
7 2 (15.38%) C++
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) .NET
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Simulink
1 3 (23.08%) TargetLink
2 2 (15.38%) Stateflow
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) JIRA
1 3 (23.08%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
2 2 (15.38%) ClearQuest
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) VectorCAST
General
1 8 (61.54%) Automotive
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics
3 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (7.69%) DHTML
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Telematics
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Hazard Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) V-Model
5 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
2 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) MathWorks
1 2 (15.38%) Perforce
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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