The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 85 87 57
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -30
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 65 59 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.21% 1.89% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.35% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 56
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £413 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2434 2510 1837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.93% 80.45% 77.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1601 1759 1144
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 72 55
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.39 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.35 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Software Engineering Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
West Yorkshire +4 52 £413 +26.92% 36
South Yorkshire -8 7 £300 -22.58% 10
North Yorkshire -5 4 £385 +26.22% 10
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (39.86%) Java
3 57 (38.51%) TDD
4 52 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 48 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (27.03%) Unit Testing
7 39 (26.35%) BDD
8 31 (20.95%) Linux
9 30 (20.27%) HTML
10 28 (18.92%) C#
11 27 (18.24%) CSS
12 26 (17.57%) Regression Testing
12 26 (17.57%) Puppet
13 25 (16.89%) Data Management
13 25 (16.89%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (16.22%) Web Development
15 23 (15.54%) JSON
15 23 (15.54%) MongoDB
16 22 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
16 22 (14.86%) .NET
17 20 (13.51%) MVC
17 20 (13.51%) Spring
17 20 (13.51%) Jenkins
18 19 (12.84%) Mentoring
18 19 (12.84%) Open Source
18 19 (12.84%) Node.js
19 18 (12.16%) Coaching
19 18 (12.16%) AngularJS
20 17 (11.49%) REST
20 17 (11.49%) OO

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 12 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.41%) nginx
2 8 (5.41%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.70%) Jetty
4 3 (2.03%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.35%) CMS
5 2 (1.35%) Drupal
5 2 (1.35%) JBoss
5 2 (1.35%) OpenEdge
5 2 (1.35%) WordPress
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.68%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.68%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.86%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.76%) PaaS
3 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.03%) GitHub
5 2 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.14%) HTTP
2 5 (3.38%) Modbus
3 4 (2.70%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.03%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.35%) Internet
5 2 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.35%) Wireless
6 1 (0.68%) DNS
6 1 (0.68%) Firewall
6 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.68%) RS-485
6 1 (0.68%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.54%) MongoDB
2 16 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 13 (8.78%) MySQL
3 13 (8.78%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.08%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.08%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.05%) Redis
6 4 (2.70%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.35%) Big Data
7 2 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.68%) DataStage
8 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.68%) Mahout
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (13.51%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.14%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.76%) Jasmine
3 10 (6.76%) QUnit
3 10 (6.76%) Subversion
4 6 (4.05%) Travis CI
5 5 (3.38%) JIRA
5 5 (3.38%) TestNG
6 4 (2.70%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.70%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.70%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.70%) JUnit
6 4 (2.70%) Mockito
6 4 (2.70%) NetBeans
6 4 (2.70%) Vagrant
7 3 (2.03%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.68%) Gradle
8 1 (0.68%) Hudson
8 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (5.41%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Banking
3 3 (2.03%) Electronics
4 2 (1.35%) Automotive
4 2 (1.35%) Billing
4 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (70.27%) Developer
2 40 (27.03%) Java Developer
3 34 (22.97%) Software Engineer
4 14 (9.46%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (9.46%) Software Developer
5 13 (8.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.43%) Digital Developer
7 9 (6.08%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.08%) iOS Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Agile Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (5.41%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Java Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 8 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.73%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (20.27%) HTML
2 27 (18.24%) CSS
3 23 (15.54%) JSON
4 22 (14.86%) .NET
5 20 (13.51%) Spring
6 19 (12.84%) Node.js
7 18 (12.16%) AngularJS
8 17 (11.49%) REST
9 15 (10.14%) Hibernate
10 14 (9.46%) RESTful
11 13 (8.78%) D3.js
12 12 (8.11%) XML
13 11 (7.43%) HTML5
13 11 (7.43%) jQuery
13 11 (7.43%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (6.76%) ASP.NET
14 10 (6.76%) DOM
14 10 (6.76%) LESS
15 9 (6.08%) Core Data
15 9 (6.08%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.43%) Algorithms
3 10 (6.76%) Data Structures
3 10 (6.76%) iPhone
4 9 (6.08%) Animation
4 9 (6.08%) Cryptography
5 8 (5.41%) iPad
6 7 (4.73%) Enterprise Cloud
6 7 (4.73%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.70%) User Experience
9 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.68%) Neural Network
10 1 (0.68%) Physics
10 1 (0.68%) Social Network
10 1 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.95%) Linux
2 12 (8.11%) Unix
3 10 (6.76%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.73%) CentOS
4 7 (4.73%) Fedora
4 7 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.73%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.05%) Mac OS X
5 6 (4.05%) Windows
6 3 (2.03%) Android
7 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (38.51%) TDD
3 48 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (27.03%) Unit Testing
5 39 (26.35%) BDD
6 26 (17.57%) Regression Testing
7 25 (16.89%) Data Management
8 24 (16.22%) Web Development
9 20 (13.51%) MVC
10 19 (12.84%) Mentoring
10 19 (12.84%) Open Source
11 18 (12.16%) Coaching
12 17 (11.49%) OO
13 16 (10.81%) DevOps
13 16 (10.81%) Multithreading
14 11 (7.43%) Automated Testing
14 11 (7.43%) Front End Development
14 11 (7.43%) Scrum
14 11 (7.43%) SOLID
15 10 (6.76%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (39.86%) Java
2 52 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 28 (18.92%) C#
4 15 (10.14%) Python
4 15 (10.14%) Ruby
5 14 (9.46%) PHP
6 12 (8.11%) C
7 11 (7.43%) SQL
8 8 (5.41%) Embedded C
9 6 (4.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.70%) Perl
11 3 (2.03%) C++
11 3 (2.03%) Scala
11 3 (2.03%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.35%) COBOL
12 2 (1.35%) VB
13 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.68%) Go
13 1 (0.68%) R
13 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (8.78%) BPSS Clearance
1 13 (8.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Degree
3 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.03%) QA
3 2 (1.35%) ISO26262
3 2 (1.35%) MISRA
4 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.41%) Docker
1 8 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (17.57%) Puppet
2 14 (9.46%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.11%) Ansible
4 6 (4.05%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (6.76%) VMware
2 9 (6.08%) Apple
3 8 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.05%) Oracle
5 4 (2.70%) Cisco
5 4 (2.70%) EMC
5 4 (2.70%) F5
5 4 (2.70%) NetApp
6 3 (2.03%) Google
7 2 (1.35%) Adobe
7 2 (1.35%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.35%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.35%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.35%) Siemens
8 1 (0.68%) Citrix
8 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.68%) Xamarin
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