Period
to 18 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was £595 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leatherhead during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 3.73% 2.02% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 2.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Leatherhead median daily rate £595 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% - -
Surrey median daily rate £438 £380 £388
% change year-on-year +15.13% -1.94% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leatherhead median hourly rate £45.00 - -
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £46.25 £44.75
% change year-on-year -2.70% +3.35% -6.36%

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 131 94 270
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 94.95% 98.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 78 250
Leatherhead median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +11.11%
10th Percentile £175 £310 £362
90th Percentile £600 £529 £575
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Leatherhead median hourly rate £25.00 £19.63 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.39% +3.29% +14.29%
10th Percentile £17.12 £18.76 £13.53
90th Percentile £46.00 £35.09 £22.03
Surrey median hourly rate £23.50 £18.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +25.33% -18.48% +27.78%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Leatherhead over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leatherhead region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) BPEL
3 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Servlets
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) UML
5 1 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (20.00%) ATM
5 1 (20.00%) SNMP
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) ECSS
5 1 (20.00%) Cyberattack
5 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (20.00%) PKI
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Video Processing

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ATM
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cyberattack
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BPEL
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ECSS