The median contractor rate for a Software Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Warwickshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.51% - 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% - 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.66% +10.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £33.35
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.09 - £29.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 - £37.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +8.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 309 331 330
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 93.35% 93.50% 92.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 179 163
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 66
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.61 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -12.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £26.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 2 - -
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 4 (80.00%) Automotive
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) TargetLink
3 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
3 1 (20.00%) FlexRay
3 1 (20.00%) Infotainment
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SysML
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services

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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FlexRay
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (80.00%) Automotive
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) SysML
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) QNX