The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Wiltshire / Salisbury
Rank 12 - 9
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 3.33% - 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £441 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  

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 Salisbury with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Salisbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 26 42 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 86.67% 77.78% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 25
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £202 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £715 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salisbury 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 Salisbury

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Salisbury

Software Engineering
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Salisbury region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Management
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Physics
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared

Software Engineering
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:

Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Scientific Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Physics
1 4 (57.14%) Requirements Management
1 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) C++
1 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
1 3 (42.86%) Python
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) DV Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared