The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 35 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 8 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.16% 2.83% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 3.91% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£513 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £375 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £375 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £33.55 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Software Engineering
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
294 179 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 79.25% 72.47% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 103 100
Average daily rate £375 £341 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £419 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 41
Average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £21.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Nuneaton - - - -
Rugby - - - - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Warwick - - - - 1
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) .NET

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (10.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Designer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Swing Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Swing
3 1 (10.00%) J2SE
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (10.00%) UIKit
3 1 (10.00%) JFreeChart
3 1 (10.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) SWT
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) MODAF
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (10.00%) ION Trading
2 1 (10.00%) Google