Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 4 December 2021 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
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 4 18 6
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 0
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 75 13 38
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 21.37% 6.47% 14.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.08% 7.65% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 9 28
10th Percentile £470 £455 £397
25th Percentile £504 £470 £439
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £505
Median % change year-on-year - +3.96% +26.25%
75th Percentile £638 £538 £560
90th Percentile £650 £630 £566
South Wales median daily rate £509 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -0.63% +2.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00

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 Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 325 170 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 92.59% 84.58% 82.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 121 169
10th Percentile £245 £300 £262
25th Percentile £440 £413 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £520 £490 £440
Median % change year-on-year +6.12% +11.36% +0.57%
75th Percentile £574 £533 £500
90th Percentile £650 £575 £550
South Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 17
10th Percentile £14.43 £16.34 "
25th Percentile £19.81 £17.75 £19.18
Median hourly rate £24.90 £21.83 £24.00
Median % change year-on-year +14.04% -9.04% +3.25%
75th Percentile £27.00 £23.75 £42.00
90th Percentile £46.88 " "
South Wales median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.53
% change year-on-year +7.50% +2.41% +30.20%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Newport

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Software Engineering in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Newport

Software Engineering
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Software Engineering in Newport over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Software Engineering in Newport

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Software Engineering in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Newport

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 52 (69.33%) Security Cleared
2 48 (64.00%) SC Cleared
3 27 (36.00%) UML
3 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 25 (33.33%) OO
4 25 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 25 (33.33%) Architectural Design
5 24 (32.00%) C#
5 24 (32.00%) Python
6 20 (26.67%) .NET
7 19 (25.33%) Windows
7 19 (25.33%) DevOps
8 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
9 17 (22.67%) Test Automation
9 17 (22.67%) Terraform
9 17 (22.67%) Infrastructure as Code
10 14 (18.67%) Java
10 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (18.67%) Public Sector
11 12 (16.00%) GCP
12 11 (14.67%) Social Skills
12 11 (14.67%) AWS
13 10 (13.33%) Azure
14 9 (12.00%) BDD
14 9 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
15 8 (10.67%) R
15 8 (10.67%) C++
15 8 (10.67%) C
16 7 (9.33%) Information Security

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 6 (8.00%) Apache
1 6 (8.00%) Apache Spark
1 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) Confluence
2 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.33%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) GCP
2 11 (14.67%) AWS
3 10 (13.33%) Azure
4 6 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (8.00%) Serverless
5 5 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (6.67%) Amazon Cognito
6 4 (5.33%) Power Automate
6 4 (5.33%) Power Platform
6 4 (5.33%) PowerApps
7 3 (4.00%) GitHub
8 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.33%) AWS CodeBuild
9 1 (1.33%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 1 (1.33%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (1.33%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (1.33%) IaaS
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (1.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) SNMP
1 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.00%) VoIP
2 2 (2.67%) DNS
2 2 (2.67%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.33%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.33%) Power BI
3 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.67%) Big Data
3 2 (2.67%) Metadata
3 2 (2.67%) Redis
3 2 (2.67%) Spatial Data
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.33%) Apache Zeppelin
4 1 (1.33%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.33%) Impala
4 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.33%) Parquet
4 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) GitLab
2 5 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.67%) JIRA
2 5 (6.67%) Selenium
3 3 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.67%) Ant
4 2 (2.67%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.67%) Gatling
4 2 (2.67%) JMeter
4 2 (2.67%) Locust
4 2 (2.67%) Maven
4 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.33%) RStudio
5 1 (1.33%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (18.67%) Public Sector
2 11 (14.67%) Social Skills
3 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Documentation Skills
5 2 (2.67%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 24 (32.00%) Developer
3 15 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (9.33%) C++ Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Java Engineer
4 7 (9.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Python Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Python Software Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) AWS Software Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Data Scientist
9 2 (2.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) .NET
2 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (8.00%) Node.js
3 6 (8.00%) React
3 6 (8.00%) RESTful
4 5 (6.67%) Web Services
5 4 (5.33%) Kafka
6 2 (2.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.67%) Aurelia
6 2 (2.67%) Play Framework
6 2 (2.67%) PySpark
6 2 (2.67%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Avro
7 1 (1.33%) D3.js
7 1 (1.33%) Flutter
7 1 (1.33%) Pandas
7 1 (1.33%) PyTorch
7 1 (1.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (9.33%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) PKI
3 2 (2.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) Linked Data
4 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (36.00%) UML
2 25 (33.33%) Architectural Design
2 25 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 25 (33.33%) OO
2 25 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 19 (25.33%) DevOps
4 17 (22.67%) Infrastructure as Code
4 17 (22.67%) Test Automation
5 14 (18.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (12.00%) BDD
7 7 (9.33%) Coaching
7 7 (9.33%) Data Science
7 7 (9.33%) Information Security
7 7 (9.33%) Mathematics
7 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.00%) TDD
8 6 (8.00%) Technical Leadership
9 5 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) C#
1 24 (32.00%) Python
2 14 (18.67%) Java
3 8 (10.67%) C
3 8 (10.67%) C++
3 8 (10.67%) R
4 4 (5.33%) Scala
5 3 (4.00%) SQL
6 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.67%) Groovy
6 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 52 (69.33%) Security Cleared
2 48 (64.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Accessibility
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) HDFS
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (22.67%) Terraform
2 4 (5.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.67%) Ansible
3 2 (2.67%) Capistrano
3 2 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.33%) Google
3 3 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.33%) Lotus