The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staines during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Surrey / Staines
Rank - 18 23
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines - 3.85% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.00% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.66% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.17% +10.38%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Staines. 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
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 123 75 134
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 96.09% 96.15% 98.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 35
Median daily rate £475 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Staines

Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineer in Staines

Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineer in Staines

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staines region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) SaltStack

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DVB
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (100.00%) MPEG
1 1 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SaltStack