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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 10 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 7.41% 5.50% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.40% 6.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 0
Warrington median daily rate £550 £490 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.24% -  
Cheshire median daily rate £535 £465 £375
% change year-on-year +15.05% +24.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £32.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year -34.02% -  

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 119 273 150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 88.15% 88.35% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 932 474
Warrington median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
10th Percentile £282 £325 £294
90th Percentile £650 £675 £675
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 15 16
Warrington median hourly rate £55.00 £62.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +257.14%  
10th Percentile £30.00 £14.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £65.00 £68.75 £35.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £32.00 £26.75 £18.48
% change year-on-year +19.62% +44.79%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 29 June 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 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Kanban
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (50.00%) nginx
4 6 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) Xen
4 6 (50.00%) JIRA
4 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (50.00%) Clustering
4 6 (50.00%) HTTP
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (50.00%) Confluence
4 6 (50.00%) Puppet
4 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (50.00%) Docker
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Mentoring

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 6 (50.00%) Confluence
1 6 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (16.67%) Kinematics
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (50.00%) JIRA
1 6 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Moq
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 6 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) Express
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) Kanban
4 6 (50.00%) Coaching
4 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (50.00%) Microservices
4 6 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (16.67%) Linear Algebra
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) OOP
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (50.00%) Python
1 6 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Docker
1 6 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) NVIDIA
2 1 (8.33%) DevExpress