The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Staines during the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Software Engineer
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 1.02% 4.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 4.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £381 £348
% change year-on-year +2.95% +9.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.26% +5.31%  

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 94 156 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 95.92% 97.50% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 35
Median daily rate £475 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £274 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +158.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £17.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Staines.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineer in Staines

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 28 June 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%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree