Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 20 November 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 41 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +14
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 22 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.54% 2.22% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 2.92% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 12
Warwickshire median daily rate £350 £338 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +1.89% +35.90%
10th Percentile £235 £215 £263
90th Percentile £383 £376 £381
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £339
% change year-on-year - +10.70% +23.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 13
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £42.00 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.38% +33.59% -11.50%
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.04 £37.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year -1.23% +19.27% -6.29%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 525 650 523
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 84.54% 75.85% 76.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 420 276
Warwickshire median daily rate £400 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +12.32% -3.16%
10th Percentile £231 £233 £224
90th Percentile £560 £575 £544
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 36 48
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £24.00 £26.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.08% -8.45% +45.64%
10th Percentile £17.70 £14.25 £15.75
90th Percentile £34.50 £41.28 £33.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -1.23%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Warwickshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Warwickshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Engineering in Warwickshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Warwickshire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 20 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 +20 12 £350 +59.09% 1
Gaydon - 1 - -
Atherstone - 1 £375 -
Software Engineering
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (45.45%) Degree
3 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 10 (45.45%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) Docker
4 9 (40.91%) Apache Spark
4 9 (40.91%) Hadoop
4 9 (40.91%) Big Data
5 8 (36.36%) Analytics
5 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
5 8 (36.36%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) SOA
6 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
6 7 (31.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (31.82%) Android
6 7 (31.82%) RESTful
7 6 (27.27%) WireMock
7 6 (27.27%) Personalization
7 6 (27.27%) WildFly
7 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
7 6 (27.27%) Software Delivery
7 6 (27.27%) Spring Boot
7 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 6 (27.27%) Scala
7 6 (27.27%) Kanban
7 6 (27.27%) GlassFish
7 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 6 (27.27%) Predictive Analytics

Software Engineering
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 9 (40.91%) Apache Spark
2 6 (27.27%) GlassFish
2 6 (27.27%) JBoss
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (27.27%) WildFly
3 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Bluetooth
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
1 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.55%) FlexRay
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Big Data
1 9 (40.91%) Hadoop
2 7 (31.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 6 (27.27%) MySQL
3 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 6 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
2 6 (27.27%) Hudson
2 6 (27.27%) JBehave
2 6 (27.27%) JUnit
3 4 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (18.18%) GitLab
3 4 (18.18%) JMeter
3 4 (18.18%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
4 1 (4.55%) CocoaPods
4 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.55%) Gradle
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Moq
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (27.27%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Digital Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Release Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) RESTful
2 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 6 (27.27%) HornetQ
2 6 (27.27%) Java EE
2 6 (27.27%) JAX-RS
2 6 (27.27%) JMS
2 6 (27.27%) RESTEasy
2 6 (27.27%) Spring
2 6 (27.27%) Spring Boot
2 6 (27.27%) WireMock
3 4 (18.18%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (9.09%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) JSON
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (4.55%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Animation
4 1 (4.55%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Apple iOS
2 7 (31.82%) Android
3 4 (18.18%) CentOS
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (45.45%) Scrum
4 8 (36.36%) Analytics
4 8 (36.36%) TDD
5 7 (31.82%) SOA
6 6 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (27.27%) DSDM
6 6 (27.27%) Functional Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Kanban
6 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
6 6 (27.27%) Personalization
6 6 (27.27%) Predictive Analytics
6 6 (27.27%) Software Delivery
6 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 4 (18.18%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 3 (13.64%) Deep Learning
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) Scala
4 3 (13.64%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.55%) PhD
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Consul
1 4 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 4 (18.18%) Packer
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
1 4 (18.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Google
2 4 (18.18%) WSO2
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) hybris
4 1 (4.55%) Perforce
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk