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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 73 70 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 65 75 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.28% 2.60% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 3.14% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 53 73
Median daily rate £390 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £316 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £428 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
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 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
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
2349 2389 1903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.22% 82.72% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1641 1568 1248
Median daily rate £425 £365 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 62 49
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.72 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.27% -33.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £9.23 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 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 5 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 5 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 -9 49 £400 +22.13% 35
North Yorkshire +9 8 - - 5
South Yorkshire -12 4 £250 -27.79% 7
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 66 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.17%) TDD
3 43 (35.83%) JavaScript
4 38 (31.67%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (30.83%) Java
6 30 (25.00%) Linux
7 26 (21.67%) C#
7 26 (21.67%) HTML
8 25 (20.83%) Unit Testing
8 25 (20.83%) BDD
9 24 (20.00%) .NET
10 22 (18.33%) CSS
11 21 (17.50%) SQL
11 21 (17.50%) Regression Testing
12 20 (16.67%) RESTful
13 18 (15.00%) C
13 18 (15.00%) PHP
14 17 (14.17%) Data Management
15 16 (13.33%) MySQL
15 16 (13.33%) MongoDB
15 16 (13.33%) Multithreading
16 15 (12.50%) jQuery
16 15 (12.50%) Web Development
16 15 (12.50%) Web Services
16 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET
16 15 (12.50%) OO
16 15 (12.50%) HTTP
16 15 (12.50%) Embedded C
16 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (11.67%) Front End Development

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 (9.17%) Node.js
2 5 (4.17%) Apache
3 2 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.67%) JBoss
3 2 (1.67%) Moodle
3 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Drupal
4 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.67%) PaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.50%) HTTP
2 6 (5.00%) Modbus
3 5 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.50%) DVB
5 1 (0.83%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.83%) DNS
5 1 (0.83%) Firewall
5 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.83%) Internet
5 1 (0.83%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.33%) MongoDB
1 16 (13.33%) MySQL
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.17%) Redis
5 3 (2.50%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.50%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.67%) Big Data
6 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.83%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (5.00%) Subversion
3 4 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.50%) Selenium
4 3 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.67%) Bower
5 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.67%) Grunt
5 2 (1.67%) gulp
5 2 (1.67%) JIRA
5 2 (1.67%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.67%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.83%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.83%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Electronics
3 4 (3.33%) Automotive
3 4 (3.33%) Games
3 4 (3.33%) Online Betting
4 2 (1.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.83%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (68.33%) Developer
2 33 (27.50%) Software Engineer
3 20 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 17 (14.17%) .NET Developer
4 17 (14.17%) C# Developer
5 14 (11.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 12 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 12 (10.00%) iOS Developer
6 12 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (5.83%) C# WCF Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Java Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) WCF Developer
11 6 (5.00%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.67%) HTML
2 24 (20.00%) .NET
3 22 (18.33%) CSS
4 20 (16.67%) RESTful
5 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 15 (12.50%) jQuery
5 15 (12.50%) Web Services
6 14 (11.67%) XML
7 13 (10.83%) AngularJS
7 13 (10.83%) JSON
8 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (10.00%) Core Animation
8 12 (10.00%) LAMP
9 11 (9.17%) HTML5
10 8 (6.67%) CSS3
11 7 (5.83%) REST
11 7 (5.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (5.83%) WCF
12 6 (5.00%) Spring
13 5 (4.17%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.83%) Algorithms
2 13 (10.83%) Data Structures
3 12 (10.00%) Animation
3 12 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 12 (10.00%) iPad
3 12 (10.00%) iPhone
4 4 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.50%) DTV
5 3 (2.50%) IPTV
5 3 (2.50%) MHEG
5 3 (2.50%) STB
5 3 (2.50%) User Experience
6 2 (1.67%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.83%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.00%) Unix
4 4 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.50%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.67%) Windows
7 1 (0.83%) Android
7 1 (0.83%) CentOS
7 1 (0.83%) Fedora
7 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (44.17%) TDD
3 38 (31.67%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (20.83%) BDD
4 25 (20.83%) Unit Testing
5 21 (17.50%) Regression Testing
6 17 (14.17%) Data Management
7 16 (13.33%) Multithreading
8 15 (12.50%) OO
8 15 (12.50%) Web Development
9 14 (11.67%) Automated Testing
9 14 (11.67%) Front End Development
10 13 (10.83%) Coaching
10 13 (10.83%) Mentoring
10 13 (10.83%) MVC
10 13 (10.83%) Open Source
11 12 (10.00%) Code Optimisation
11 12 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 12 (10.00%) iOS Development
11 12 (10.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (35.83%) JavaScript
2 37 (30.83%) Java
3 26 (21.67%) C#
4 21 (17.50%) SQL
5 18 (15.00%) C
5 18 (15.00%) PHP
6 15 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 9 (7.50%) C++
8 7 (5.83%) Ruby
9 4 (3.33%) Python
10 3 (2.50%) Assembly Language
10 3 (2.50%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.67%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.67%) COBOL
11 2 (1.67%) Perl
11 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.67%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.83%) PHP 5
12 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) MISRA
2 3 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.50%) DO-178B
2 3 (2.50%) ISO26262
2 3 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.83%) Firmware
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (1.67%) Ansible
2 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.83%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (10.00%) Apple
2 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.33%) Oracle
4 3 (2.50%) Google
4 3 (2.50%) VMware
5 2 (1.67%) Adobe
5 2 (1.67%) Facebook
5 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix
6 1 (0.83%) EMC
6 1 (0.83%) F5
6 1 (0.83%) NetApp
6 1 (0.83%) Siemens
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) Zend
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