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 3 months to 29 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.

Software Engineering
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 17 34
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17  
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 2 32 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.06% 8.84% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 10.13% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Median daily rate £313 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +6.25%  
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 £42.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +8.33%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 77 316 183
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 79.38% 87.29% 91.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 197 108
Median daily rate £350 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.32% -2.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £614 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +207.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 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 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 29 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) PhD

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 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Domain Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Principal Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PhD
2 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle