The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 41 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 19 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.65% 1.23% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 1.58% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 8
Median daily rate £490 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £400 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £31.50 £38.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +39.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.95 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.37%
Software Engineering
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
586 571 597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.62% 78.11% 83.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 408 406
Median daily rate £413 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 36
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +49.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £41.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 7 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
Swindon +9 9 £475 +18.75%
Salisbury - 4 £450 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 12 (35.29%) Finance
1 12 (35.29%) SDLC
2 9 (26.47%) Use Case
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
3 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
3 8 (23.53%) UML
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
4 7 (20.59%) Middleware
4 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
5 6 (17.65%) Java
6 5 (14.71%) C#
6 5 (14.71%) C++
7 4 (11.76%) C
7 4 (11.76%) Python
7 4 (11.76%) Electronics
7 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
8 3 (8.82%) Spring
8 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
8 3 (8.82%) Degree
8 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
8 3 (8.82%) Physics
8 3 (8.82%) Selenium
8 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
8 3 (8.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (8.82%) Validation
8 3 (8.82%) Delphi
8 3 (8.82%) HTML

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) Alfresco
1 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
1 3 (8.82%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Ant
3 1 (2.94%) JBehave
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Electronics
4 2 (5.88%) Automotive
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Software Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Developer in Test
7 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Delphi Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Integration Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) Spring
3 2 (5.88%) CSS
3 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.88%) REST
3 2 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) RESTful
4 1 (2.94%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
1 3 (8.82%) Physics
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (5.88%) SWIFT
2 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) AIX
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) SDLC
2 9 (26.47%) Use Case
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
3 8 (23.53%) UML
4 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
4 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.82%) Validation
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) Cash Management
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.88%) Open Source
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) C
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Delphi
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) MISRA
2 1 (2.94%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.94%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Borland
1 2 (5.88%) IBM
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.88%) Murex
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
1 2 (5.88%) SAP