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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 28 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 11 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.25% 1.87% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 2.79% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
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£288 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Average hourly rate £33.50 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.52% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
223 179 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 65.98% 66.79% 69.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 90 103
Average daily rate £375 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £218 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £19.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.44 £32.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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
Warwick - 5 - - 1
Gaydon - - - -
Alcester - - - -
Nuneaton - - - -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Automotive
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) IIS
4 4 (21.05%) Subversion
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Ajax
5 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
5 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
5 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (15.79%) DHTML
5 3 (15.79%) UNIX
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.79%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (10.53%) MS Visio

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.26%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.26%) S-PLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQLite
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (5.26%) JUnit
3 1 (5.26%) LabVIEW
3 1 (5.26%) NetBeans
General
1 4 (21.05%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Java Swing Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 4 (21.05%) XML
4 3 (15.79%) Ajax
4 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (15.79%) DHTML
4 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) iOS SDK
6 1 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (5.26%) JFreeChart
6 1 (5.26%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (5.26%) UIKit
6 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) JSON
6 1 (5.26%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
2 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Validation
3 2 (10.53%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) V-Model
4 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.26%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) MODAF
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) XPath
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.26%) ION Trading
3 1 (5.26%) SolidWorks
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com