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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 42 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 15 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.19% 1.62% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 2.16% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
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£325 £310 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -40.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £294 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £513 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.95% +6.66%
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
532 509 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 77.66% 75.18% 77.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 345 296
Average daily rate £400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 20
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury +7 2 - - 1
Swindon -8 2 £500 +61.29% 3
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 15 (48.39%) C
2 14 (45.16%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 10 (32.26%) Linux
5 9 (29.03%) .NET
5 9 (29.03%) Oracle
6 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
6 8 (25.81%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (22.58%) Embedded C
8 6 (19.35%) UML
8 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) Migration
9 5 (16.13%) Python
9 5 (16.13%) Java
9 5 (16.13%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
10 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (12.90%) MODAF
10 4 (12.90%) SysML
10 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) Requirements Engineering
10 4 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (12.90%) XML
10 4 (12.90%) XSLT
10 4 (12.90%) i2
10 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.90%) Military
10 4 (12.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 4 (12.90%) 3G

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) 3G
1 4 (12.90%) IPsec
2 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.45%) SQLite
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.90%) Military
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Software Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Developer
3 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) XSLT
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) HTML
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.23%) CAN bus
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) UNIX
4 1 (3.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) UML
1 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) MODAF
3 4 (12.90%) SysML
3 4 (12.90%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) System Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) Parallel Programming
6 1 (3.23%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Coaching
6 1 (3.23%) SDLC
6 1 (3.23%) Matrix Management
6 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) C
2 14 (45.16%) C++
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 8 (25.81%) PL/SQL
5 7 (22.58%) Embedded C
6 5 (16.13%) Python
6 5 (16.13%) Java
7 2 (6.45%) C#
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) PMP
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) i2
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
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