Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 22 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 28 51
Rank change year-on-year +8 +23 -4
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 14 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.05% 4.93% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 5.57% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 5
Warrington median daily rate £535 £625 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.40% +78.57% -30.69%
10th Percentile £525 £393 £313
90th Percentile £575 £680 £540
Cheshire median daily rate £488 £475 £388
% change year-on-year +2.63% +22.58% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £32.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -17.95% +4.00% +15.38%

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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 225 395 540
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 81.23% 88.57% 87.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 288 420
Warrington median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £156 £225 £313
90th Percentile £630 £688 £706
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 11
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £8.38 £9.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.94%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Warrington

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Warrington

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Warrington over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Engineering in Warrington

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Kanban
2 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 8 (57.14%) Coaching
3 7 (50.00%) Microservices
3 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 7 (50.00%) SonarQube
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (50.00%) nginx
3 7 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
3 7 (50.00%) Puppet
3 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (50.00%) Docker
3 7 (50.00%) DevOps
3 7 (50.00%) Rancher
3 7 (50.00%) Slack
3 7 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 7 (50.00%) Confluence
3 7 (50.00%) QA
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) Xen
3 7 (50.00%) JIRA

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 7 (50.00%) Confluence
1 7 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (14.29%) Kinematics
3 1 (7.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (50.00%) JIRA
1 7 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 7 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) Coaching
2 8 (57.14%) Kanban
2 8 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (50.00%) DevOps
3 7 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (50.00%) Microservices
3 7 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (50.00%) Python
1 7 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
1 7 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 7 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
1 7 (50.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) NVIDIA
2 1 (7.14%) Cadence