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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 57 38 26
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 7 13 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.03% 2.25% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 3.07% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 16
Average daily rate
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£413 £305 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £600 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 10
Average hourly rate - £36.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £38.56
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.23%
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
490 424 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 72.38% 73.23% 64.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 274 252
Average daily rate £425 £400 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 27
Average hourly rate £22.69 £27.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.96% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £8.00 £21.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +3 7 £413 -31.25% 5
Chippenham - - - - 3
Salisbury - - - - 2
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 12 (35.29%) CSS
3 11 (32.35%) Java
4 10 (29.41%) Linux
5 9 (26.47%) OO
6 8 (23.53%) SQL
6 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
7 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
7 7 (20.59%) Spring
7 7 (20.59%) Ruby
7 7 (20.59%) J2EE
7 7 (20.59%) Apache
7 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
7 7 (20.59%) Windows
7 7 (20.59%) Web Services
7 7 (20.59%) XML
7 7 (20.59%) JUnit
7 7 (20.59%) Python
7 7 (20.59%) OOD
8 6 (17.65%) UNIX
9 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
9 5 (14.71%) Scrum
9 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
9 5 (14.71%) Degree
9 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
9 5 (14.71%) HTML5
10 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
10 4 (11.76%) Heroku

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) Apache
1 7 (20.59%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) CICS
3 1 (2.94%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon S3
1 4 (11.76%) Heroku
1 4 (11.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SSH
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 4 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) DB2
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) JUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 4 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (11.76%) Sublime Text
2 4 (11.76%) RSpec
3 2 (5.88%) Valgrind
3 2 (5.88%) ClearCase
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Xcode
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) MSTest
4 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Moq
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Avionics
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Software Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Programmer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Radio Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) HTML
1 12 (35.29%) CSS
2 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
2 7 (20.59%) Spring
2 7 (20.59%) J2EE
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 7 (20.59%) XML
3 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 4 (11.76%) REST
4 4 (11.76%) Backbone.js
4 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (11.76%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.94%) STL
6 1 (2.94%) LAMP
6 1 (2.94%) WCF
6 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Firmware
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) EFT
4 1 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) Tandem
4 1 (2.94%) BBC
4 1 (2.94%) RIA
4 1 (2.94%) VSAM
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) UNIX
4 4 (11.76%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.88%) VxWorks
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) OO
2 7 (20.59%) OOD
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.88%) SOA
6 1 (2.94%) UML
6 1 (2.94%) DSDM
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) MVC
6 1 (2.94%) SEO
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.94%) Kanban
6 1 (2.94%) Content Management
6 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Android Development
6 1 (2.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (32.35%) Java
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) Ruby
4 7 (20.59%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Perl
5 3 (8.82%) C
5 3 (8.82%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) C++
5 3 (8.82%) Ada
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 2 (5.88%) VBScript
7 1 (2.94%) VB
7 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) COBOL
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) JCL
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.59%) SC Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) DV Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.76%) HP
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Coverity
3 2 (5.88%) QNX
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) ESRI
4 1 (2.94%) Zend
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago