Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 24 November 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.

Software Engineering
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 48 67
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 -12
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 6 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.82% 2.38% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 2.90% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 3
Swindon median daily rate £363 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.09% +37.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £321 £363 £375
90th Percentile £389 £575 £505
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £538 £325
% change year-on-year -25.58% +65.38% -21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.00 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +16.42% +3.08% +18.18%

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 613 551 696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 83.63% 82.12% 79.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 410 525
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.15%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +23.55% -25.09%
10th Percentile £12.10 £18.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £44.60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -19.50% +13.57% +25.00%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Swindon

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Swindon

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) React
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) gulp
4 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (16.67%) webpack
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Grunt
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Liferay
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Grunt
1 1 (16.67%) gulp
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) webpack
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) React
3 2 (33.33%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Angular 2
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Telerik