Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leatherhead during the 6 months to 16 December 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
Surrey > Leatherhead
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 22 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 2.73% 2.42% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 2.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Leatherhead median daily rate £438 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Surrey median daily rate £378 £400 £288
% change year-on-year -5.63% +39.13% -11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leatherhead median hourly rate £42.50 - -
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +15.85% +2.50% -11.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead. 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
Leatherhead
Contract vacancies in Leatherhead with a recognized job title 108 124 255
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.18% 100.00% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 106 231
Leatherhead median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £281 £146 £368
90th Percentile £538 £575 £525
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Leatherhead median hourly rate £42.50 - £18.00
10th Percentile £41.25 - £15.55
90th Percentile £43.75 - £21.00
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -21.84% +8.75% +14.29%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Leatherhead

Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineer in Leatherhead

Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineer in Leatherhead

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Leatherhead region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Qt
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Qt
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle