The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 45 59 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 81 65 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.05% 3.07% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 3.60% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 49 68
Median daily rate £413 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £573 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1731 1807 1418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.64% 85.28% 80.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1189 1299 966
Median daily rate £425 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £29.38 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.63% +95.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.05 £8.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Leeds +20 72 £413 +10.00% 32
Wetherby - 3 - - 2
Bradford -1 2 £374 +15.00% 1
Halifax - 2 £325 - 1
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 77 (62.10%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (45.97%) TDD
3 51 (41.13%) Java
3 51 (41.13%) JavaScript
4 46 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (26.61%) BDD
6 30 (24.19%) Unit Testing
7 29 (23.39%) C#
8 28 (22.58%) Linux
9 27 (21.77%) .NET
10 24 (19.35%) HTML
11 23 (18.55%) Multithreading
12 22 (17.74%) OO
12 22 (17.74%) Regression Testing
12 22 (17.74%) Web Development
13 20 (16.13%) MVC
13 20 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
14 19 (15.32%) JSON
14 19 (15.32%) Puppet
14 19 (15.32%) MongoDB
14 19 (15.32%) Data Management
14 19 (15.32%) CSS
15 18 (14.52%) Jenkins
15 18 (14.52%) Open Source
15 18 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (13.71%) RESTful
16 17 (13.71%) SQL
16 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET
16 17 (13.71%) HTTP
17 16 (12.90%) Spring

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (7.26%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.84%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.23%) Jetty
4 3 (2.42%) Joomla!
4 3 (2.42%) nginx
5 2 (1.61%) Apache
5 2 (1.61%) Drupal
5 2 (1.61%) JBoss
5 2 (1.61%) Moodle
5 2 (1.61%) OpenEdge
5 2 (1.61%) WordPress
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.81%) SAS
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.45%) PaaS
3 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.42%) GitHub
5 2 (1.61%) IaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.71%) HTTP
2 1 (0.81%) DNS
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) MongoDB
2 15 (12.10%) MySQL
2 15 (12.10%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.65%) Redis
5 7 (5.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.42%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.61%) Big Data
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.81%) DataStage
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (14.52%) Jenkins
2 13 (10.48%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.68%) Subversion
4 6 (4.84%) Jasmine
4 6 (4.84%) QUnit
5 5 (4.03%) TestNG
6 4 (3.23%) JIRA
6 4 (3.23%) JUnit
6 4 (3.23%) Mockito
6 4 (3.23%) Vagrant
6 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.42%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.61%) Selenium
8 2 (1.61%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.81%) Bower
9 1 (0.81%) Gradle
9 1 (0.81%) Grunt
9 1 (0.81%) gulp
General
1 11 (8.87%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Banking
2 3 (2.42%) Electronics
3 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.81%) Billing
3 1 (0.81%) Games
3 1 (0.81%) Legal
3 1 (0.81%) Online Betting
3 1 (0.81%) Retail
3 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (75.00%) Developer
2 36 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 26 (20.97%) Software Engineer
4 16 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 14 (11.29%) Software Developer
6 13 (10.48%) .NET Developer
7 12 (9.68%) iOS Developer
8 11 (8.87%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (8.06%) Java Engineer
9 10 (8.06%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (7.26%) Digital Developer
11 8 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 8 (6.45%) PHP Developer
12 7 (5.65%) Agile Developer
12 7 (5.65%) Agile Java Developer
12 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 7 (5.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (5.65%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.77%) .NET
2 24 (19.35%) HTML
3 19 (15.32%) CSS
3 19 (15.32%) JSON
4 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET
4 17 (13.71%) RESTful
5 16 (12.90%) Spring
6 15 (12.10%) Hibernate
6 15 (12.10%) XML
7 14 (11.29%) Node.js
7 14 (11.29%) Web Services
8 13 (10.48%) AngularJS
8 13 (10.48%) jQuery
9 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (9.68%) Core Animation
10 11 (8.87%) REST
11 8 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (6.45%) LESS
11 8 (6.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.48%) Algorithms
2 13 (10.48%) Data Structures
3 12 (9.68%) Animation
3 12 (9.68%) Cryptography
3 12 (9.68%) iPad
3 12 (9.68%) iPhone
4 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (4.03%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.42%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.61%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.58%) Linux
2 13 (10.48%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.87%) Unix
4 6 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.03%) CentOS
5 5 (4.03%) Fedora
5 5 (4.03%) Mac OS X
5 5 (4.03%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.42%) Windows
7 2 (1.61%) Android
8 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (62.10%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (45.97%) TDD
3 46 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (26.61%) BDD
5 30 (24.19%) Unit Testing
6 23 (18.55%) Multithreading
7 22 (17.74%) OO
7 22 (17.74%) Regression Testing
7 22 (17.74%) Web Development
8 20 (16.13%) MVC
9 19 (15.32%) Data Management
10 18 (14.52%) Open Source
11 16 (12.90%) Mentoring
12 14 (11.29%) Coaching
13 13 (10.48%) Automated Testing
13 13 (10.48%) iOS Development
14 12 (9.68%) Code Optimisation
14 12 (9.68%) DevOps
14 12 (9.68%) Memory Management
15 11 (8.87%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 51 (41.13%) Java
1 51 (41.13%) JavaScript
2 29 (23.39%) C#
3 17 (13.71%) SQL
4 13 (10.48%) PHP
5 11 (8.87%) Ruby
6 7 (5.65%) Python
7 4 (3.23%) C
7 4 (3.23%) C++
8 3 (2.42%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.61%) COBOL
9 2 (1.61%) Perl
10 1 (0.81%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.81%) Scala
10 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) BPSS Clearance
1 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.65%) Docker
1 7 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (15.32%) Puppet
2 9 (7.26%) Ansible
2 9 (7.26%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.23%) Salt
4 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.81%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (9.68%) Apple
2 9 (7.26%) VMware
3 6 (4.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle
5 3 (2.42%) Cisco
5 3 (2.42%) EMC
5 3 (2.42%) F5
5 3 (2.42%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.42%) NetApp
6 2 (1.61%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.81%) Citrix
7 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.81%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.81%) Zend
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