Period
to 14 December 2018

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 6 months to 14 December 2018 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
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 70 66
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 -11
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 18 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.44% 1.12% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 1.31% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 13
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
10th Percentile £300 £344 £313
90th Percentile £551 £494 £438
East Midlands median daily rate £351 £438 £344
% change year-on-year -19.89% +27.27% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% -4.00%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 619 839 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 83.88% 85.79% 85.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 549 452
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £294 £281 £290
90th Percentile £550 £575 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +4.39% -3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 30 20
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.23 £14.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.69% +13.73% -5.56%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.95
90th Percentile £23.16 £28.50 £25.35
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.76 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -4.79% +10.71% -12.12%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

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 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Nottingham +16 18 £450 - 34
Software Engineering
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (38.89%) Project Management
5 7 (38.89%) Google
5 7 (38.89%) Spring
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
5 7 (38.89%) Docker
5 7 (38.89%) React
6 6 (33.33%) Kubernetes
6 6 (33.33%) DevOps
6 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (33.33%) Node.js
6 6 (33.33%) Puppet
6 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Python
7 5 (27.78%) PHP
7 5 (27.78%) MySQL
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
7 5 (27.78%) Subversion
7 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
7 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
7 5 (27.78%) MongoDB

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 5 (27.78%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (27.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (27.78%) OpenShift
4 4 (22.22%) Tricentis Tosca
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.56%) GitHub
5 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MS Access
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (27.78%) Cucumber
3 5 (27.78%) Maven
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 4 (22.22%) Artifactory
4 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
4 4 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 4 (22.22%) Selenium
5 1 (5.56%) Gatling
5 1 (5.56%) Gradle
5 1 (5.56%) Protractor
5 1 (5.56%) RSpec
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
4 5 (27.78%) PHP Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) MySQL Developer
5 4 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Software Development Director
7 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) React
1 7 (38.89%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Node.js
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) Express
5 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.56%) JSF
5 1 (5.56%) LAMP
5 1 (5.56%) Sass
5 1 (5.56%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Project Management
5 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) ATDD
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
6 5 (27.78%) Release Management
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 4 (22.22%) Customer-Centricity
7 4 (22.22%) Kanban
7 4 (22.22%) SOA
7 4 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
8 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) SDET
8 2 (11.11%) Web Development
9 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
2 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 5 (27.78%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Kotlin
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (33.33%) Puppet
2 5 (27.78%) Ansible
3 4 (22.22%) OpenView
3 4 (22.22%) SCOM
3 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
4 1 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Google
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) SaltStack