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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 80 97 61
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -36
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 62 58 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.20% 1.82% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 2.23% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 50
Median daily rate £430 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £423 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Median hourly rate £43.75 £15.86 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.85% -63.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £15.86 £37.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £32.76 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2308 2601 1896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.76% 81.51% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1487 1818 1160
Median daily rate £420 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 80 59
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.83 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.04 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 47 £430 +26.47% 46
South Yorkshire +4 12 £340 -15.00% 7
North Yorkshire +1 3 - - 11
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 89 (56.69%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (42.68%) Java
3 64 (40.76%) TDD
4 52 (33.12%) JavaScript
5 49 (31.21%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (29.30%) BDD
7 44 (28.03%) Unit Testing
8 34 (21.66%) HTML
9 31 (19.75%) CSS
10 30 (19.11%) C#
11 29 (18.47%) Linux
11 29 (18.47%) Regression Testing
12 28 (17.83%) Data Management
12 28 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (15.92%) Spring
13 25 (15.92%) JSON
13 25 (15.92%) Puppet
14 24 (15.29%) MongoDB
14 24 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
15 23 (14.65%) REST
15 23 (14.65%) Web Development
15 23 (14.65%) OO
16 21 (13.38%) MVC
16 21 (13.38%) Coaching
16 21 (13.38%) Jenkins
17 20 (12.74%) .NET
17 20 (12.74%) Open Source
18 19 (12.10%) Node.js
18 19 (12.10%) Ruby
18 19 (12.10%) Hibernate

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 (7.64%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.10%) nginx
2 8 (5.10%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.55%) Jetty
4 2 (1.27%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.27%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) Drupal
5 1 (0.64%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.37%) PaaS
3 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.91%) GitHub
5 2 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.55%) HTTP
2 5 (3.18%) Internet
3 3 (1.91%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.27%) Wireless
5 1 (0.64%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.64%) Modbus
5 1 (0.64%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.29%) MongoDB
2 16 (10.19%) MySQL
3 15 (9.55%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (8.92%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.92%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.73%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.82%) Redis
7 4 (2.55%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.27%) Big Data
8 2 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.64%) DataStage
9 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.64%) Mahout
9 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (13.38%) Jenkins
2 15 (9.55%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.28%) Subversion
4 10 (6.37%) Jasmine
4 10 (6.37%) QUnit
5 7 (4.46%) JIRA
6 6 (3.82%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.82%) Travis CI
7 5 (3.18%) TestNG
8 4 (2.55%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.55%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.55%) JUnit
8 4 (2.55%) Mockito
8 4 (2.55%) NetBeans
8 4 (2.55%) Selenium
8 4 (2.55%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.55%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.27%) Hudson
10 1 (0.64%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (3.82%) Finance
2 3 (1.91%) Automotive
3 2 (1.27%) Banking
3 2 (1.27%) Billing
3 2 (1.27%) Electronics
3 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 113 (71.97%) Developer
2 45 (28.66%) Java Developer
3 28 (17.83%) Software Engineer
4 15 (9.55%) Software Developer
5 14 (8.92%) JavaScript Developer
6 11 (7.01%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Digital Developer
7 10 (6.37%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.37%) DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.73%) Agile Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Agile Java Developer
8 9 (5.73%) iOS Developer
8 9 (5.73%) PHP Developer
9 8 (5.10%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 8 (5.10%) Java Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.66%) HTML
2 31 (19.75%) CSS
3 25 (15.92%) JSON
3 25 (15.92%) Spring
4 23 (14.65%) REST
5 20 (12.74%) .NET
6 19 (12.10%) Hibernate
6 19 (12.10%) Node.js
7 18 (11.46%) AngularJS
7 18 (11.46%) RESTful
8 13 (8.28%) D3.js
8 13 (8.28%) HTML5
9 12 (7.64%) Web Services
10 11 (7.01%) CSS3
10 11 (7.01%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (6.37%) DOM
11 10 (6.37%) jQuery
11 10 (6.37%) LESS
11 10 (6.37%) XML
12 9 (5.73%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.01%) Algorithms
3 10 (6.37%) Data Structures
3 10 (6.37%) iPhone
4 9 (5.73%) Animation
4 9 (5.73%) Cryptography
5 7 (4.46%) Enterprise Cloud
5 7 (4.46%) iPad
5 7 (4.46%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (3.18%) User Experience
8 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Neural Network
9 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.64%) Physics
9 1 (0.64%) Social Network
9 1 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (18.47%) Linux
2 10 (6.37%) Apple iOS
2 10 (6.37%) Unix
3 7 (4.46%) CentOS
3 7 (4.46%) Fedora
3 7 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (4.46%) Ubuntu
4 6 (3.82%) Mac OS X
4 6 (3.82%) Windows
5 4 (2.55%) Android
6 2 (1.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (56.69%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (40.76%) TDD
3 49 (31.21%) Continuous Integration
4 46 (29.30%) BDD
5 44 (28.03%) Unit Testing
6 29 (18.47%) Regression Testing
7 28 (17.83%) Data Management
8 23 (14.65%) OO
8 23 (14.65%) Web Development
9 21 (13.38%) Coaching
9 21 (13.38%) MVC
10 20 (12.74%) Open Source
11 19 (12.10%) Mentoring
11 19 (12.10%) Scrum
12 16 (10.19%) Multithreading
13 15 (9.55%) DevOps
14 13 (8.28%) Automated Testing
15 12 (7.64%) Front End Development
16 11 (7.01%) Kanban
16 11 (7.01%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.68%) Java
2 52 (33.12%) JavaScript
3 30 (19.11%) C#
4 19 (12.10%) Ruby
5 18 (11.46%) Python
6 16 (10.19%) SQL
7 14 (8.92%) PHP
8 8 (5.10%) C
9 6 (3.82%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.82%) Scala
10 5 (3.18%) Embedded C
10 5 (3.18%) Groovy
11 3 (1.91%) C++
12 2 (1.27%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.27%) Perl
12 2 (1.27%) VB
13 1 (0.64%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.64%) ES6
13 1 (0.64%) Go
13 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (3.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.64%) Degree
4 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.18%) QA
3 3 (1.91%) ISO26262
4 2 (1.27%) MISRA
5 1 (0.64%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.64%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (15.92%) Puppet
2 14 (8.92%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (7.64%) Ansible
4 6 (3.82%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (5.73%) Apple
2 8 (5.10%) Oracle
2 8 (5.10%) VMware
3 7 (4.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.18%) Google
5 4 (2.55%) Cisco
5 4 (2.55%) EMC
5 4 (2.55%) F5
5 4 (2.55%) NetApp
6 3 (1.91%) Adobe
7 2 (1.27%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.27%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.27%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.27%) Siemens
8 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
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