Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in North Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 45 44
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 0.59% 0.72% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.74% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 15
North Yorkshire median daily rate - - £310
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 £38.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.75% +6.67%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 £38.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.75% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire. 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
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in North Yorkshire with a recognized job title 331 404 456
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 97.12% 96.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 234 271
North Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.57% -
10th Percentile £113 £149 £190
90th Percentile £488 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 40 40
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £14.48 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.49% +16.54% -6.23%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.98 £10.50
90th Percentile £22.08 £26.20 £39.55
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.35 £14.00 £13.55
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.34% +0.35%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in North Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineer in North Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineer in North Yorkshire

Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +6 2 - - 3
Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 North Yorkshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) VB6

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft