The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wiltshire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 56 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.92% 0.58% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.62% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £365 £360 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% +13.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.45% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.84 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.78% +14.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
612 649 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.15% 94.19% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 452 446
Median daily rate £413 £375 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 19
Median hourly rate £38.50 £13.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.15% -22.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.50 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Swindon -1 3 £365 +1.38% 2
Salisbury - 1 £441 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) C
4 6 (42.86%) C++
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
6 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) Electronics
7 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
7 2 (14.29%) OpenGL
7 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 1 (7.14%) Ant
8 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (7.14%) PVCS
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 1 (7.14%) SOAP
8 1 (7.14%) Unix
8 1 (7.14%) AIX
8 1 (7.14%) UML
8 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 1 (7.14%) SOA
8 1 (7.14%) IBM
8 1 (7.14%) JavaScript

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) PVCS
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) OpenGL
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) Ext JS
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) React
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) SDLC
2 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) UML
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) C
3 6 (42.86%) C++
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Sencha
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