The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 3 months to 27 June 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.27% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £378 £348
% change year-on-year +3.97% +8.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.35 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.71% +5.87%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 352 426 402
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 96.17% 95.30% 97.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 222 242
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.88 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.41% +8.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineer in Nottingham

Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineer in Nottingham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Nottingham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) WCAG
2 1 (50.00%) WAI
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) LESS
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bower
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Grunt
1 1 (50.00%) gulp
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (50.00%) PhantomJS
1 1 (50.00%) Protractor
1 1 (50.00%) Sublime Text
1 1 (50.00%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) LESS
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) WAI
1 1 (50.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica