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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 48 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 15 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.13% 1.16% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 1.45% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 7
Median daily rate £520 £368 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.49% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £360 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%

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
560 553 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 79.66% 80.14% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 401 380
Median daily rate £413 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 25
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +42.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 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
Salisbury - 6 £480 - 3
Swindon +7 5 £569 +54.76% 5
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) SDLC
3 6 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) Validation
4 5 (16.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 5 (16.67%) Physics
4 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
5 4 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (13.33%) C
5 4 (13.33%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) Banking
5 4 (13.33%) Electronics
6 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (10.00%) UML
6 3 (10.00%) Middleware
6 3 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Spring
6 3 (10.00%) Selenium
6 3 (10.00%) Use Case

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 (3.33%) Alfresco
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) JBehave
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer in Test
6 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Delphi Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.67%) Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) HTML
1 3 (10.00%) Middleware
1 3 (10.00%) Spring
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) RESTful
3 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 5 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 5 (16.67%) Physics
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (6.67%) SWIFT
2 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) AIX
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) SDLC
2 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
2 5 (16.67%) Scrum
2 5 (16.67%) Validation
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.00%) SOA
3 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (10.00%) UML
3 3 (10.00%) Use Case
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) C
4 4 (13.33%) C++
4 4 (13.33%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) Delphi
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C
6 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) MISRA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Borland
1 2 (6.67%) IBM
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) SAP
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £441 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago