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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 65 56 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 64 71 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.15% 3.52% 4.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 4.13% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 49 64
Median daily rate £413 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £580 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £37.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.00% +29.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
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
1727 1718 1443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.95% 85.26% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1178 1009
Median daily rate £425 £370 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +14.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +8 59 £419 +11.66% 41
Bradford +4 2 £405 +15.71% 3
Halifax +3 2 £350 - 2
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 71 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (57.01%) TDD
3 45 (42.06%) Java
3 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
4 44 (41.12%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (28.04%) BDD
6 29 (27.10%) Linux
6 29 (27.10%) Unit Testing
7 23 (21.50%) Multithreading
7 23 (21.50%) .NET
8 22 (20.56%) Regression Testing
9 20 (18.69%) C#
9 20 (18.69%) HTML
10 19 (17.76%) OO
11 18 (16.82%) MySQL
11 18 (16.82%) Data Management
11 18 (16.82%) MongoDB
12 17 (15.89%) RESTful
13 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (14.95%) Open Source
13 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET
13 16 (14.95%) SQL
13 16 (14.95%) HTTP
13 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (14.02%) Mentoring
14 15 (14.02%) CSS
14 15 (14.02%) Web Services
14 15 (14.02%) XML
15 14 (13.08%) Web Development
15 14 (13.08%) PHP

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 12 (11.21%) Node.js
2 8 (7.48%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.74%) Apache
3 4 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.74%) Jetty
3 4 (3.74%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.87%) JBoss
4 2 (1.87%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.87%) Moodle
4 2 (1.87%) nginx
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) SAS
5 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.74%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) DNS
2 1 (0.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) MongoDB
1 18 (16.82%) MySQL
2 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.15%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.54%) Redis
5 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.80%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.87%) Big Data
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.93%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Jenkins
2 12 (11.21%) Subversion
3 11 (10.28%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.74%) JUnit
4 4 (3.74%) Mockito
4 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.80%) TestNG
5 3 (2.80%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.87%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.87%) JIRA
6 2 (1.87%) Selenium
6 2 (1.87%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.87%) Zephyr
7 1 (0.93%) Gradle
7 1 (0.93%) gulp
7 1 (0.93%) Maven
7 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (11.21%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Electronics
2 3 (2.80%) Games
2 3 (2.80%) Online Betting
3 2 (1.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (74.77%) Developer
2 30 (28.04%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.69%) Software Engineer
4 15 (14.02%) C# Developer
5 14 (13.08%) .NET Developer
6 12 (11.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (11.21%) iOS Developer
7 10 (9.35%) PHP Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Digital Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Java Engineer
8 9 (8.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.48%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (7.48%) Software Developer
10 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (5.61%) Agile Developer
11 6 (5.61%) C# WCF Developer
11 6 (5.61%) MongoDB Developer
11 6 (5.61%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (21.50%) .NET
2 20 (18.69%) HTML
3 17 (15.89%) RESTful
4 16 (14.95%) ASP.NET
5 15 (14.02%) CSS
5 15 (14.02%) Web Services
5 15 (14.02%) XML
6 13 (12.15%) jQuery
6 13 (12.15%) JSON
7 12 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (11.21%) Core Animation
7 12 (11.21%) Hibernate
8 11 (10.28%) AngularJS
8 11 (10.28%) LAMP
8 11 (10.28%) REST
8 11 (10.28%) Spring
9 8 (7.48%) WCF
10 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (5.61%) HTML5
11 6 (5.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.95%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (12.15%) Algorithms
2 13 (12.15%) Data Structures
3 12 (11.21%) Animation
3 12 (11.21%) Cryptography
3 12 (11.21%) iPad
3 12 (11.21%) iPhone
4 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (2.80%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.80%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.87%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.10%) Linux
2 13 (12.15%) Apple iOS
3 10 (9.35%) Unix
4 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.74%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.80%) CentOS
6 3 (2.80%) Fedora
6 3 (2.80%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.87%) Windows
8 1 (0.93%) Android
8 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (66.36%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (57.01%) TDD
3 44 (41.12%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (28.04%) BDD
5 29 (27.10%) Unit Testing
6 23 (21.50%) Multithreading
7 22 (20.56%) Regression Testing
8 19 (17.76%) OO
9 18 (16.82%) Data Management
10 16 (14.95%) Open Source
11 15 (14.02%) Mentoring
12 14 (13.08%) Web Development
13 13 (12.15%) Automated Testing
13 13 (12.15%) Coaching
13 13 (12.15%) iOS Development
13 13 (12.15%) MVC
13 13 (12.15%) Scrum
14 12 (11.21%) Code Optimisation
14 12 (11.21%) DevOps
14 12 (11.21%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (42.06%) Java
1 45 (42.06%) JavaScript
2 20 (18.69%) C#
3 16 (14.95%) SQL
4 14 (13.08%) PHP
5 11 (10.28%) Ruby
6 7 (6.54%) Python
7 4 (3.74%) C
7 4 (3.74%) C++
8 3 (2.80%) Embedded C
8 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.87%) COBOL
9 2 (1.87%) Perl
9 2 (1.87%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.93%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.93%) PHP 5
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
10 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (5.61%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (5.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Docker
2 6 (5.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (13.08%) Puppet
2 6 (5.61%) Ansible
3 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.87%) Salt
5 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.93%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (11.21%) Apple
2 8 (7.48%) VMware
3 4 (3.74%) Oracle
3 4 (3.74%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.80%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco
5 2 (1.87%) EMC
5 2 (1.87%) F5
5 2 (1.87%) NetApp
6 1 (0.93%) Adobe
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix
6 1 (0.93%) Facebook
6 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.93%) Zend
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago