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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
England / Yorkshire
Rank 53 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -19
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 73 59 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.33% 2.08% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 2.56% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 38 55
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +14.28%

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
1811 2309 2128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.54% 81.36% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 1538 1429
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £559 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 63 50
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.12 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 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
West Yorkshire +36 64 £400 +14.28% 40
South Yorkshire +4 5 £350 +47.36% 10
North Yorkshire +8 2 - - 16
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 102 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (60.67%) Java
3 47 (31.33%) Scrum
4 45 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 39 (26.00%) Git (software)
6 36 (24.00%) Linux
7 35 (23.33%) Spring
8 34 (22.67%) SQL
8 34 (22.67%) Jenkins
9 32 (21.33%) Kanban
10 31 (20.67%) REST
11 30 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 30 (20.00%) TDD
12 29 (19.33%) MySQL
12 29 (19.33%) Python
13 28 (18.67%) Unit Testing
13 28 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (18.67%) RESTful
14 27 (18.00%) HTML
15 25 (16.67%) JIRA
16 24 (16.00%) OO
16 24 (16.00%) CSS
16 24 (16.00%) NoSQL
17 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
18 22 (14.67%) Web Services
18 22 (14.67%) Oracle
19 21 (14.00%) Hibernate
19 21 (14.00%) BDD
20 20 (13.33%) MVC
20 20 (13.33%) PHP

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 11 (7.33%) Apache
2 10 (6.67%) Confluence
3 4 (2.67%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.67%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.33%) nginx
6 1 (0.67%) IIS
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
6 1 (0.67%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.67%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.00%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.33%) IaaS
3 4 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.67%) Loggly
3 4 (2.67%) Sumo Logic
4 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.33%) HTTP
2 7 (4.67%) Internet
3 4 (2.67%) DNS
4 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 29 (19.33%) MySQL
3 24 (16.00%) NoSQL
4 23 (15.33%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 15 (10.00%) Redis
7 10 (6.67%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.33%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.33%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.67%) HBase
9 4 (2.67%) Riak
10 2 (1.33%) Informix
11 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.67%) Big Data
11 1 (0.67%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 39 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 34 (22.67%) Jenkins
3 25 (16.67%) JIRA
4 14 (9.33%) JUnit
5 13 (8.67%) Jasmine
5 13 (8.67%) Selenium
6 11 (7.33%) Visual Studio
7 10 (6.67%) SoapUI
8 8 (5.33%) Eclipse
8 8 (5.33%) PHPUnit
9 7 (4.67%) Grunt
10 5 (3.33%) Android Studio
10 5 (3.33%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.33%) Maven
11 4 (2.67%) Hudson
11 4 (2.67%) Subversion
11 4 (2.67%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.67%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (4.67%) Finance
2 4 (2.67%) Electronics
2 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.00%) Automotive
4 2 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.67%) Billing
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Law
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 93 (62.00%) Developer
2 36 (24.00%) Java Developer
3 26 (17.33%) Software Engineer
4 13 (8.67%) PHP Developer
5 10 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (5.33%) Automation Tester
6 8 (5.33%) iOS Developer
6 8 (5.33%) Java Engineer
6 8 (5.33%) Tester
7 7 (4.67%) Software Developer
8 6 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) Agile Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Architect
9 5 (3.33%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.33%) Java Automation Tester
9 5 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 5 (3.33%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (2.67%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.33%) Spring
2 31 (20.67%) REST
3 28 (18.67%) RESTful
4 27 (18.00%) HTML
5 24 (16.00%) CSS
6 22 (14.67%) Web Services
7 21 (14.00%) Hibernate
8 17 (11.33%) Node.js
9 16 (10.67%) CSS3
9 16 (10.67%) HTML5
10 15 (10.00%) Django
10 15 (10.00%) SOAP
11 14 (9.33%) .NET
12 12 (8.00%) AngularJS
12 12 (8.00%) Gherkin
13 11 (7.33%) JSON
14 9 (6.00%) J2EE
14 9 (6.00%) Symfony
14 9 (6.00%) XML
15 8 (5.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.33%) Algorithms
2 7 (4.67%) Data Structures
2 7 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.67%) iPhone
2 7 (4.67%) User Experience
3 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.67%) Replication
5 3 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.33%) Animation
6 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.33%) Derivative
6 2 (1.33%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.33%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 36 (24.00%) Linux
2 13 (8.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (7.33%) Android
4 10 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 9 (6.00%) Embedded Linux
5 9 (6.00%) Windows
6 5 (3.33%) Unix
7 4 (2.67%) CoreOS
7 4 (2.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (1.33%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.33%) Solaris
8 2 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.33%) Scrum
3 32 (21.33%) Kanban
4 30 (20.00%) TDD
5 28 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (18.67%) Unit Testing
6 24 (16.00%) OO
7 21 (14.00%) BDD
8 20 (13.33%) DevOps
8 20 (13.33%) MVC
9 19 (12.67%) Automated Testing
10 18 (12.00%) User Stories
11 14 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (9.33%) Test Automation
12 13 (8.67%) Mentoring
13 11 (7.33%) Regression Testing
14 10 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
14 10 (6.67%) Front End Development
14 10 (6.67%) iOS Development
14 10 (6.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (60.67%) Java
2 45 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (22.67%) SQL
4 29 (19.33%) Python
5 20 (13.33%) PHP
6 14 (9.33%) C#
7 12 (8.00%) Ruby
8 11 (7.33%) C++
8 11 (7.33%) Scala
9 10 (6.67%) Apple Swift
9 10 (6.67%) Groovy
10 9 (6.00%) C
11 3 (2.00%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.00%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.33%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.67%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.67%) ES6
13 1 (0.67%) JSX
13 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.33%) MCP
4 2 (1.33%) MCSE
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.33%) QA
2 5 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.33%) ISO26262
3 2 (1.33%) MISRA
3 2 (1.33%) SLA
4 1 (0.67%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.67%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.67%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (6.00%) Docker
2 4 (2.67%) HDFS
2 4 (2.67%) VirtualBox
2 4 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (7.33%) Ansible
2 10 (6.67%) Puppet
3 5 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.67%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.67%) Nagios
4 4 (2.67%) Salt
4 4 (2.67%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.33%) SCCM
6 1 (0.67%) SCOM
6 1 (0.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (14.67%) Oracle
2 13 (8.67%) Google
2 13 (8.67%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.67%) VMware
3 7 (4.67%) Zend
4 4 (2.67%) Adobe
4 4 (2.67%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.67%) New Relic
4 4 (2.67%) Rackspace
4 4 (2.67%) SaltStack
4 4 (2.67%) Splunk
5 2 (1.33%) Apple
5 2 (1.33%) Citrix
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.33%) Sun
5 2 (1.33%) Veritas
6 1 (0.67%) hybris
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