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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 58 101 81
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -20
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 77 41 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.13% 1.35% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 1.61% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 23 41
Median daily rate £425 £355 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.80% -2.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £313 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £40.70 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.57% +1.75%
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
2004 2547 2053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.46% 83.67% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1321 1703 1327
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 54
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.60 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

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 December 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 5 December 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 +39 62 £425 +21.42% 49
South Yorkshire -3 8 £365 -2.66% 9
North Yorkshire +2 1 - - 9
Software Engineering
England

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 81 (57.86%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (45.71%) Java
3 45 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 44 (31.43%) Scrum
5 32 (22.86%) CSS
6 31 (22.14%) HTML
6 31 (22.14%) Kanban
7 30 (21.43%) MongoDB
8 27 (19.29%) MVC
8 27 (19.29%) C#
8 27 (19.29%) Jenkins
9 26 (18.57%) REST
9 26 (18.57%) Linux
10 25 (17.86%) Node.js
11 24 (17.14%) TDD
11 24 (17.14%) Unit Testing
12 23 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (16.43%) Spring
12 23 (16.43%) Git (software)
12 23 (16.43%) MySQL
13 21 (15.00%) Python
13 21 (15.00%) Jasmine
14 20 (14.29%) SQL
14 20 (14.29%) BDD
14 20 (14.29%) JSON
15 19 (13.57%) RESTful
15 19 (13.57%) .NET
16 18 (12.86%) NoSQL
16 18 (12.86%) Web Development
17 17 (12.14%) PostgreSQL

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 4 (2.86%) nginx
1 4 (2.86%) OpenStack
1 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.43%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.43%) Confluence
2 2 (1.43%) OpenEdge
3 1 (0.71%) Apache
3 1 (0.71%) CMS
3 1 (0.71%) Drupal
3 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.71%) Mule ESB
3 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.57%) PaaS
3 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.14%) GitHub
4 3 (2.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.71%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.43%) HTTP
2 6 (4.29%) Internet
3 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.14%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.43%) Wireless
6 1 (0.71%) DNS
6 1 (0.71%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 23 (16.43%) MySQL
3 18 (12.86%) NoSQL
4 17 (12.14%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.71%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.00%) Redis
8 5 (3.57%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.43%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.43%) HBase
9 2 (1.43%) Informix
10 1 (0.71%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.71%) Big Data
10 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.71%) Mahout
10 1 (0.71%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.71%) Riak
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (19.29%) Jenkins
2 23 (16.43%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.00%) Jasmine
4 15 (10.71%) JIRA
5 13 (9.29%) JUnit
6 11 (7.86%) Selenium
7 9 (6.43%) SoapUI
8 8 (5.71%) QUnit
9 6 (4.29%) Visual Studio
10 5 (3.57%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.57%) PHPUnit
10 5 (3.57%) Subversion
11 4 (2.86%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.86%) IntelliJ
11 4 (2.86%) NetBeans
12 3 (2.14%) Travis CI
12 3 (2.14%) WebDriver
13 2 (1.43%) Bitbucket
13 2 (1.43%) Grunt
13 2 (1.43%) Hudson
General
1 7 (5.00%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) Automotive
3 3 (2.14%) Billing
3 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.43%) Banking
4 2 (1.43%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.71%) Games
5 1 (0.71%) Law
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 92 (65.71%) Developer
2 30 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.14%) Software Engineer
4 13 (9.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 10 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 8 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) Automation Tester
8 7 (5.00%) Tester
9 5 (3.57%) Architect
9 5 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) Java Automation Tester
9 5 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (3.57%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 5 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (2.86%) AWS DevOps
10 4 (2.86%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (2.86%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.86%) CSS
2 31 (22.14%) HTML
3 26 (18.57%) REST
4 25 (17.86%) Node.js
5 23 (16.43%) Spring
6 20 (14.29%) JSON
7 19 (13.57%) .NET
7 19 (13.57%) RESTful
8 16 (11.43%) HTML5
9 15 (10.71%) CSS3
10 14 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 14 (10.00%) Django
11 13 (9.29%) Web Services
12 11 (7.86%) D3.js
12 11 (7.86%) Hibernate
13 10 (7.14%) Gherkin
13 10 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
14 9 (6.43%) Ajax
14 9 (6.43%) jQuery
14 9 (6.43%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.29%) User Experience
3 5 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.86%) iPhone
5 3 (2.14%) Animation
5 3 (2.14%) Cryptography
5 3 (2.14%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.14%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.43%) Derivative
6 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.71%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.71%) iPad
7 1 (0.71%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Neural Network
7 1 (0.71%) Physics
7 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.57%) Linux
2 16 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.86%) Android
4 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.14%) CentOS
4 3 (2.14%) Fedora
4 3 (2.14%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.14%) Windows
5 2 (1.43%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.43%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.43%) Unix
6 1 (0.71%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (57.86%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (31.43%) Scrum
3 31 (22.14%) Kanban
4 27 (19.29%) MVC
5 24 (17.14%) TDD
5 24 (17.14%) Unit Testing
6 23 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (14.29%) BDD
8 18 (12.86%) Web Development
9 14 (10.00%) Open Source
10 13 (9.29%) OO
10 13 (9.29%) User Stories
11 12 (8.57%) Front End Development
11 12 (8.57%) SOLID
12 11 (7.86%) Automated Testing
12 11 (7.86%) DevOps
12 11 (7.86%) Mentoring
13 10 (7.14%) Regression Testing
13 10 (7.14%) Test Automation
14 9 (6.43%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (45.71%) Java
2 45 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 27 (19.29%) C#
4 21 (15.00%) Python
5 20 (14.29%) SQL
6 15 (10.71%) Ruby
7 14 (10.00%) PHP
8 10 (7.14%) Scala
9 9 (6.43%) Groovy
10 8 (5.71%) C
11 5 (3.57%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.86%) C++
12 4 (2.86%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.43%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.43%) Perl
13 2 (1.43%) VB
14 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.71%) ES6
14 1 (0.71%) R
14 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) Degree
5 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 10 (7.14%) QA
3 3 (2.14%) ISO26262
4 2 (1.43%) MISRA
5 1 (0.71%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.71%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 5 (3.57%) Docker
2 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) HDFS
3 1 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (8.57%) Puppet
2 9 (6.43%) Ansible
2 9 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.86%) Salt
4 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.71%) Nagios
4 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (11.43%) Red Hat
2 11 (7.86%) Oracle
3 10 (7.14%) Google
4 4 (2.86%) Zend
5 3 (2.14%) Adobe
5 3 (2.14%) Apple
5 3 (2.14%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.14%) SaltStack
6 2 (1.43%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.43%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.43%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco
7 1 (0.71%) EMC
7 1 (0.71%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.71%) F5
7 1 (0.71%) NetApp
7 1 (0.71%) New Relic
7 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.71%) Splunk
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