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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 67 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 83 92 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.93% 3.24% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 3.92% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 63 74
Median daily rate £413 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £535 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £353 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.47% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +1.26%
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
2361 2344 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.46% 82.65% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1614 1285
Median daily rate £425 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 51 55
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.11 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.33% +10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Software Engineering Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 May 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 0 67 £413 +17.85% 42
North Yorkshire +11 8 £380 +16.92% 7
South Yorkshire -14 2 £265 -19.69% 5
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 82 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (48.57%) TDD
3 55 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 52 (37.14%) Java
5 50 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (27.14%) Linux
7 36 (25.71%) BDD
8 34 (24.29%) Unit Testing
9 27 (19.29%) HTML
10 26 (18.57%) C#
10 26 (18.57%) .NET
11 25 (17.86%) Regression Testing
12 23 (16.43%) OO
12 23 (16.43%) Multithreading
13 21 (15.00%) MongoDB
13 21 (15.00%) RESTful
13 21 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
13 21 (15.00%) CSS
13 21 (15.00%) Data Management
14 20 (14.29%) MySQL
15 19 (13.57%) PHP
15 19 (13.57%) SQL
15 19 (13.57%) AngularJS
15 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (12.86%) Mentoring
16 18 (12.86%) Jenkins
16 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET
16 18 (12.86%) HTTP
17 17 (12.14%) MVC
17 17 (12.14%) SQL Server

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 16 (11.43%) Node.js
2 10 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.86%) Apache
3 4 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.86%) Jetty
3 4 (2.86%) nginx
3 4 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.43%) JBoss
4 2 (1.43%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.43%) Moodle
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.71%) CMS
5 1 (0.71%) Drupal
5 1 (0.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.86%) PaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.71%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.86%) HTTP
2 6 (4.29%) Modbus
3 5 (3.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.43%) DVB
5 1 (0.71%) DNS
5 1 (0.71%) Firewall
5 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.71%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 20 (14.29%) MySQL
3 17 (12.14%) SQL Server
4 15 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.00%) Redis
7 4 (2.86%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.43%) Big Data
8 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.71%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (12.86%) Jenkins
2 13 (9.29%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.57%) Subversion
4 4 (2.86%) JUnit
4 4 (2.86%) Mockito
4 4 (2.86%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (2.14%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.14%) TestNG
5 3 (2.14%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.43%) Bower
6 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.43%) Grunt
6 2 (1.43%) gulp
6 2 (1.43%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.43%) JIRA
6 2 (1.43%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.43%) QUnit
6 2 (1.43%) Selenium
6 2 (1.43%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (8.57%) Finance
2 5 (3.57%) Electronics
3 4 (2.86%) Automotive
4 3 (2.14%) Games
4 3 (2.14%) Online Betting
5 2 (1.43%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.71%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (71.43%) Developer
2 38 (27.14%) Software Engineer
3 34 (24.29%) Java Developer
4 18 (12.86%) C# Developer
5 16 (11.43%) Software Developer
6 14 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 12 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (8.57%) iOS Developer
7 12 (8.57%) PHP Developer
8 11 (7.86%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 11 (7.86%) Digital Developer
8 11 (7.86%) Embedded Engineer
8 11 (7.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (7.14%) Java Engineer
9 10 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.29%) HTML
2 26 (18.57%) .NET
3 21 (15.00%) CSS
3 21 (15.00%) RESTful
4 19 (13.57%) AngularJS
5 18 (12.86%) ASP.NET
6 16 (11.43%) Web Services
7 15 (10.71%) jQuery
7 15 (10.71%) JSON
7 15 (10.71%) XML
8 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 13 (9.29%) REST
9 13 (9.29%) Spring
10 12 (8.57%) Core Animation
11 11 (7.86%) HTML5
11 11 (7.86%) LAMP
12 10 (7.14%) React
13 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (5.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.57%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.29%) Algorithms
2 13 (9.29%) Data Structures
3 12 (8.57%) Animation
3 12 (8.57%) Cryptography
3 12 (8.57%) iPad
3 12 (8.57%) iPhone
4 5 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (2.14%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.14%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.43%) DTV
6 2 (1.43%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.43%) IPTV
6 2 (1.43%) MHEG
6 2 (1.43%) STB
6 2 (1.43%) User Experience
7 1 (0.71%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (27.14%) Linux
2 13 (9.29%) Apple iOS
3 12 (8.57%) Unix
4 6 (4.29%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.14%) CentOS
6 3 (2.14%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.14%) Fedora
6 3 (2.14%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.14%) Windows
7 2 (1.43%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (48.57%) TDD
3 50 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (25.71%) BDD
5 34 (24.29%) Unit Testing
6 25 (17.86%) Regression Testing
7 23 (16.43%) Multithreading
7 23 (16.43%) OO
8 21 (15.00%) Data Management
9 18 (12.86%) Mentoring
10 17 (12.14%) MVC
10 17 (12.14%) Open Source
10 17 (12.14%) Web Development
11 16 (11.43%) Coaching
12 14 (10.00%) Front End Development
13 13 (9.29%) Automated Testing
13 13 (9.29%) DevOps
13 13 (9.29%) iOS Development
13 13 (9.29%) Scrum
14 12 (8.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 55 (39.29%) JavaScript
2 52 (37.14%) Java
3 26 (18.57%) C#
4 19 (13.57%) PHP
4 19 (13.57%) SQL
5 16 (11.43%) C
6 14 (10.00%) Embedded C
6 14 (10.00%) Ruby
7 8 (5.71%) Python
8 7 (5.00%) C++
9 3 (2.14%) Assembly Language
9 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.43%) COBOL
10 2 (1.43%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.43%) Perl
10 2 (1.43%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.71%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.71%) Go
11 1 (0.71%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 7 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 7 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.86%) MISRA
3 3 (2.14%) DO-178B
3 3 (2.14%) ISO26262
4 2 (1.43%) QA
5 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) Docker
1 7 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (12.14%) Puppet
2 7 (5.00%) Ansible
3 6 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.43%) Salt
5 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.71%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (8.57%) Apple
2 9 (6.43%) VMware
3 4 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.86%) Oracle
3 4 (2.86%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.14%) Cisco
4 3 (2.14%) EMC
4 3 (2.14%) F5
4 3 (2.14%) NetApp
5 2 (1.43%) Google
5 2 (1.43%) Siemens
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe
6 1 (0.71%) Citrix
6 1 (0.71%) Facebook
6 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.71%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.71%) Zend
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