Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 18 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 +28
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 4 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 1.97% 5.69% 4.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 6.70% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 22
Warrington median daily rate £575 £550 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +15.18% +46.92%
10th Percentile £438 £525 £377
90th Percentile £600 £635 £675
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £488 £447
% change year-on-year -15.38% +9.06% +21.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Warrington median hourly rate - £32.00 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £45.00 £32.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year +40.63% -26.86% +16.67%

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 180 209 499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 88.67% 84.96% 92.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 137 376
Warrington median daily rate £388 £400 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -13.28% -0.81%
10th Percentile £207 £181 £278
90th Percentile £600 £619 £675
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 10
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +113.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.68 £9.00
90th Percentile £67.50 £65.00 £37.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76% -0.96%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 3 (75.00%) UML
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
1 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO
1 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (75.00%) ArchiMate
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) Boomi
1 3 (75.00%) iPaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services

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 3 (75.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Boomi
1 3 (75.00%) iPaaS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ArchiMate
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) TIBCO