Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Farnborough during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
Hampshire > Farnborough
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 27 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough 0.84% 1.33% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.46% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Farnborough median daily rate £375 £400 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +34.45% -
10th Percentile £363 £400 £260
90th Percentile £388 £400 £329
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £413 £349
% change year-on-year -6.06% +18.19% +3.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Farnborough median hourly rate - - £40.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Farnborough
Contract vacancies in Farnborough with a recognized job title 111 137 201
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.28% 91.33% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 125
Farnborough median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £285 £275
90th Percentile £565 £538 £485
Hampshire median daily rate £399 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +2.90% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 32 21
Farnborough median hourly rate £17.50 £33.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.37% +121.67% -60.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £37.50 £59.31 £60.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.07 £25.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -7.72% +28.21% -2.50%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Farnborough.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Farnborough

Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineer in Farnborough

Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineer in Farnborough

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Farnborough region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle