Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 6 months to 18 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 51 43
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.28% 1.03% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.10% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Warwickshire median daily rate - £285 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.38% +81.25%
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £360 £288
% change year-on-year +11.11% +25.22% +4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 13
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £41.50 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.51% +32.00% -6.29%
West Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.67% +19.27% -7.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. 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
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies in Warwickshire with a recognized job title 576 821 629
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.31% 94.26% 91.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 519 335
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £188 £225 £208
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 65 59
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £17.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.41% -22.73% +41.94%
10th Percentile £17.70 £10.00 £13.85
90th Percentile £34.50 £37.68 £33.55
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.17% -11.76% +4.94%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineer in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineer in Warwickshire

Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +15 3 - -
Gaydon - 2 - -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Warwickshire region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Automotive
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Deep Learning
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Spark
4 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 3 (37.50%) Data Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Android
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (25.00%) Bluetooth
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) Python
6 1 (12.50%) PhD

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (37.50%) Apache Spark
2 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
1 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) FlexRay
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Big Data
1 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Android Studio
1 1 (12.50%) CocoaPods
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) JBehave
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
General
1 6 (75.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
2 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
2 1 (12.50%) Core Data
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) OpenACC
2 1 (12.50%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Animation
3 1 (12.50%) CUDA
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Data Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Deep Learning
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Linear Algebra
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Personalization
4 1 (12.50%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Apple Swift
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle