The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 25 June 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.

Software Engineering
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 25 26
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1  
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 6 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 4.35% 2.73% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 3.38% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £385 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +21.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £41.88 £41.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.90% +6.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £41.50 £38.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £41.50 £39.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.32% +5.62%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 99 148 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 71.74% 80.87% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 97 111
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +64.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.28 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £19.85 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in North Yorkshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering in North Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in North Yorkshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +9 4 £350 -9.09%
Software Engineering
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas
2 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) SSAS Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SSRS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) WCF
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
1 2 (20.00%) Sun
1 2 (20.00%) Veritas
1 2 (20.00%) VMware