The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yeovil region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 2 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 27 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 61.36% 38.89% 10.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 65.85% 41.18% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 2
Average hourly rate £42.25 £33.84 £33.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.85% +1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.05 £32.80 £30.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.63 £37.37 £35.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
Software Engineering
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yeovil
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 93.18% 94.44% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Average daily rate £410 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.48% +5.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 9 2
Average hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £33.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £32.54 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.25 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering across the Yeovil region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yeovil

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Yeovil region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram in Yeovil

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil 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 37 (84.09%) C++
2 36 (81.82%) Java
3 22 (50.00%) UML
3 22 (50.00%) C#
4 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (45.45%) Scrum
5 20 (45.45%) Time Management
5 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 17 (38.64%) User Experience
7 15 (34.09%) OO
8 13 (29.55%) Visual Studio
8 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
8 13 (29.55%) Rational DOORS
9 10 (22.73%) MFC
9 10 (22.73%) STL
10 8 (18.18%) SDLC
11 7 (15.91%) Requirements Management
12 6 (13.64%) Aerospace
13 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
13 5 (11.36%) Finance
13 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
13 5 (11.36%) Web Development
13 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
13 5 (11.36%) MS Office
14 4 (9.09%) C
14 4 (9.09%) SQL
14 4 (9.09%) Windows
14 4 (9.09%) FrameMaker
14 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
14 4 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil 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 2 (4.55%) Apache
1 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) FrameMaker
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Rational DOORS
1 13 (29.55%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (13.64%) Aerospace
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Software Engineer
2 16 (36.36%) Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Java Engineer
4 9 (20.45%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
6 7 (15.91%) Software Developer
7 5 (11.36%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
11 1 (2.27%) C Software Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) C# Software Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) C++ Developer
11 1 (2.27%) C++ Software Developer
11 1 (2.27%) Desktop Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Junior
11 1 (2.27%) Junior Software Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Real Time Engineer
11 1 (2.27%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) MFC
1 10 (22.73%) STL
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) JSP
2 2 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (38.64%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) UML
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (45.45%) Scrum
3 20 (45.45%) Time Management
4 15 (34.09%) OO
5 8 (18.18%) SDLC
6 7 (15.91%) Requirements Management
7 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
7 5 (11.36%) Web Development
8 4 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
8 4 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.55%) Change Control
9 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.55%) Use Case
9 2 (4.55%) Validation
10 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.27%) Logistics
10 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.27%) Requirements Engineering
10 1 (2.27%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (84.09%) C++
2 36 (81.82%) Java
3 22 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) C
4 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) Ada
6 2 (4.55%) Delphi
6 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 13 (29.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle