The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank - 9 -
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough - 10.39% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £38.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 61 58 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 72.62% 75.32% 68.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 49
Median daily rate £463 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 5
Median hourly rate £68.75 £38.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.92% +171.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.28 £38.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.78 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Farnborough

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) OWASP
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Telelogic
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System

Software Engineering
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) DMVPN
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML5
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Network Design
2 3 (37.50%) OWASP
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) EAI
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) OSINT
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Telelogic
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds