The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 44 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 8 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.99% 0.42% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 0.49% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Median daily rate £363 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +7.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £438 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 346 409 409
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 85.86% 85.74% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 219 248
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Median hourly rate £17.85 £14.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.01% -70.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £10.88 £30.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £17.50 £51.30
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 Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Engineering in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Nottinghamshire

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire 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
Nottingham +7 8 £363 -6.45% 12
Software Engineering
East Midlands

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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) QA
3 5 (33.33%) Selenium
3 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
4 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) User Stories
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) SOAP
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) OOP
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (20.00%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) Sass
5 3 (20.00%) User Experience
5 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (20.00%) RESTful

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) Mule
1 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.67%) Redis
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Selenium
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (13.33%) Ant
3 2 (13.33%) Bower
3 2 (13.33%) Grunt
3 2 (13.33%) gulp
3 2 (13.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (13.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 2 (13.33%) Protractor
4 1 (6.67%) Capybara
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
4 1 (6.67%) PhantomJS
4 1 (6.67%) Sublime Text
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) webpack
4 1 (6.67%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (20.00%) CSS3
2 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) J2EE
2 3 (20.00%) RESTful
2 3 (20.00%) Sass
2 3 (20.00%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) Java EE
3 2 (13.33%) JDBC
3 2 (13.33%) JPA
3 2 (13.33%) LESS
3 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) BDD
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 3 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
5 2 (13.33%) QA Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Service Design
5 2 (13.33%) Wireframes
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) ES6
4 1 (6.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) HNC
2 1 (6.67%) HND
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) WAI
2 1 (6.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Informatica
1 1 (6.67%) InterSystems
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
1 1 (6.67%) webMethods