Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwick during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
Warwickshire > Warwick
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 36
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwick 1.69% 0.74% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 0.78% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Warwick median daily rate - £220 -
Warwickshire median daily rate - £285 £363
% change year-on-year - -21.38% +81.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Warwick median hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.77% +14.04% -
10th Percentile £26.68 £31.75 £28.25
90th Percentile £30.33 £33.25 £28.75
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £41.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year -26.51% +32.00% -6.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwick. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Warwick
Contract vacancies in Warwick with a recognized job title 170 383 260
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 94.57% 88.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 244 128
Warwick median daily rate £395 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £260
90th Percentile £595 £550 £518
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 29 13
Warwick median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.91% -2.27% +46.67%
10th Percentile £13.15 £11.20 £15.17
90th Percentile £32.40 £26.75 £28.74
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £17.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +79.41% -22.73% +41.94%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwick

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwick.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Warwick

Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineer in Warwick

Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineer in Warwick

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warwick region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Deep Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) WireMock
3 1 (33.33%) OpenACC
3 1 (33.33%) Personalization
3 1 (33.33%) WildFly
3 1 (33.33%) Linear Algebra
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) RESTEasy
3 1 (33.33%) HornetQ
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwick 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 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) JBehave
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HornetQ
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) OpenACC
1 1 (33.33%) RESTEasy
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
1 1 (33.33%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) CUDA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Deep Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Linear Algebra
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle