Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottingham during the 6 months to 19 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 78 65
Rank change year-on-year -1 -13 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.47% 0.34% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.35% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Nottingham median daily rate £488 - -
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £488 - £330
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Nottingham median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham. 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
Nottingham
Contract vacancies in Nottingham with a recognized job title 810 846 808
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 95.27% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 446 507
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £273 £213
90th Percentile £563 £550 £497
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 23 36
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.11 £11.73 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.83% -6.20% -4.76%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £28.50 £21.39 £20.00
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.28 £13.50
% change year-on-year +7.74% -9.07% +3.85%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

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 19 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 Nottingham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
4 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Avionics
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Moq
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (25.00%) Protractor
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (25.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (25.00%) Avionics
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (25.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Go
2 1 (25.00%) Scala
2 1 (25.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland