The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 27 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 24 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 4.57% 3.13% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 3.61% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 0
Median daily rate £450 £520 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Software Engineering
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
446 610 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.95% 86.89% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 394 204
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 16 £488 - 1
Crawley +7 3 £365 -29.80% 2
Gatwick +1 2 £383 -28.16% 2
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
East Grinstead - 1 £350 -
Software Engineering
South East

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (34.62%) Degree
3 16 (30.77%) C++
3 16 (30.77%) Java
4 15 (28.85%) Automated Testing
4 15 (28.85%) Scrum
4 15 (28.85%) Scala
5 14 (26.92%) Selenium
6 13 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 12 (23.08%) Gherkin
7 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
8 11 (21.15%) Groovy
8 11 (21.15%) Kanban
8 11 (21.15%) JIRA
8 11 (21.15%) QA
8 11 (21.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (21.15%) User Stories
9 10 (19.23%) API Testing
9 10 (19.23%) Defect Management
9 10 (19.23%) SoapUI
9 10 (19.23%) RESTful
9 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
9 10 (19.23%) Usability Testing
9 10 (19.23%) Performance Testing
9 10 (19.23%) Security Testing
10 9 (17.31%) Atlassian
10 9 (17.31%) Web Services
10 9 (17.31%) Confluence
10 9 (17.31%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (15.38%) Windows

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (17.31%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) Apache
2 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.92%) JBoss
2 1 (1.92%) nginx
2 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (11.54%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) GitHub
2 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
3 1 (1.92%) NFC
3 1 (1.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
1 1 (1.92%) Big Data
1 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.92%) HBase
1 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.92%) OLAP
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Selenium
2 11 (21.15%) JIRA
3 10 (19.23%) SoapUI
4 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.85%) Protractor
6 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.92%) Ant
7 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.92%) Gatling
7 1 (1.92%) Grunt
7 1 (1.92%) gulp
7 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.92%) JUnit
7 1 (1.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.92%) Sublime Text
7 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Software Engineer
2 11 (21.15%) Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Tester
4 7 (13.46%) Project Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Automation Tester
6 5 (9.62%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Designer
6 5 (9.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Engineering Manager
6 5 (9.62%) HTML CSS Designer
6 5 (9.62%) Scala Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Software Project Manager
6 5 (9.62%) UX Designer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Integration Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Gherkin
2 10 (19.23%) RESTful
3 9 (17.31%) Web Services
4 6 (11.54%) .NET
4 6 (11.54%) CSS
4 6 (11.54%) HTML
5 5 (9.62%) Play Framework
6 4 (7.69%) Akka
6 4 (7.69%) spray
7 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.85%) REST
8 1 (1.92%) EJB
8 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.92%) J2EE
8 1 (1.92%) J2SE
8 1 (1.92%) jQuery
8 1 (1.92%) Servlets
8 1 (1.92%) SOAP
8 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (9.62%) User Experience
3 4 (7.69%) Contactless
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.92%) Animation
5 1 (1.92%) Fintech
5 1 (1.92%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.85%) Automated Testing
2 15 (28.85%) Scrum
3 13 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 12 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 11 (21.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (21.15%) Kanban
5 11 (21.15%) User Stories
6 10 (19.23%) API Testing
6 10 (19.23%) Defect Management
6 10 (19.23%) Performance Testing
6 10 (19.23%) Security Testing
6 10 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 10 (19.23%) Usability Testing
7 9 (17.31%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
8 7 (13.46%) Project Management
9 6 (11.54%) BDD
9 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (9.62%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) C++
1 16 (30.77%) Java
2 15 (28.85%) Scala
3 11 (21.15%) Groovy
4 7 (13.46%) C#
5 6 (11.54%) MATLAB
6 5 (9.62%) C
7 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.85%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.85%) Perl
9 2 (3.85%) SQL
10 1 (1.92%) Haskell
10 1 (1.92%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.92%) Python
10 1 (1.92%) Ruby
10 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Grafana
1 1 (1.92%) Kibana
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Atlassian
2 3 (5.77%) Freescale
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe
3 1 (1.92%) Apple
3 1 (1.92%) Google
3 1 (1.92%) Informatica
3 1 (1.92%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) webMethods
Worthing, West Sussex
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Rate: £45.87 per hour
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