The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was £441 per day in advertised job vacancies in Salisbury during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Wiltshire / Salisbury
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 3.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £441 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +7.33% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +0.58% +8.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury. 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
Salisbury
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 27 54 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 87.10% 94.74% 91.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 29
Median daily rate £354 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.07% -17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Salisbury

Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineer in Salisbury

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Salisbury region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared