Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Software Engineering
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 31 42
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 +4
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 10 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.84% 1.78% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.36% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 19
Basingstoke median daily rate £475 £315 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.79% +26.00% -16.53%
10th Percentile £450 £308 £213
90th Percentile £522 £323 £306
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.56 £43.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.43% -3.33% +12.50%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 446 254 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 82.14% 75.15% 84.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 147 253
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £205 £155 £206
90th Percentile £575 £471 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 16
Basingstoke median hourly rate £17.71 £15.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.24% -6.84% +38.65%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.77
90th Percentile £41.01 £30.95 £33.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +6.15% -7.14% +66.67%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Basingstoke

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Software Engineering in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Basingstoke

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Basingstoke.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) jQuery
2 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 8 (80.00%) Node.js
2 8 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
3 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) Terraform

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) jQuery
1 8 (80.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) OO
1 8 (80.00%) Scrum
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware