The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Lothian region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 1.59% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.63 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.57% +14.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian 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
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54 63 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 100.00% 100.00% 97.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 32
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £420 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £9.84 £13.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian
Livingston
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 3 days ago