The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107 90 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 98.17% 97.83% 97.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 22 28
Average daily rate £335 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.58% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £199 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Software Engineer
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Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Watford