The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 52 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4  
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 8 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.21% 2.14% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 2.77% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 7
Median daily rate £400 £550 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +69.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £54.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +55.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.32% +5.62%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 562 506 508
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 85.28% 77.25% 80.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 345 367
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 22
Median hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £20.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.59% +86.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £50.00 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Wiltshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Wiltshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Engineering in Wiltshire

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Wiltshire

Software Engineering
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Swindon -6 3 £400 -27.27% 4
Malmesbury - 3 £413 - 2
Software Engineering
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (21.05%) C
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) C++
5 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.79%) HTML5
6 3 (15.79%) Node.js
6 3 (15.79%) REST

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) MQTT
1 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.26%) Calabash
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) PVCS
2 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Delphi Software Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Developer
2 2 (10.53%) UI Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) ASP Developer
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Scientific Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (15.79%) CSS
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) HTML5
2 3 (15.79%) Node.js
2 3 (15.79%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) CSS3
3 2 (10.53%) Django
3 2 (10.53%) Ext JS
3 2 (10.53%) OpenGL
3 2 (10.53%) React
3 2 (10.53%) Serverless Framework
3 2 (10.53%) SOAP
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) CCTV
1 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
1 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) BDD
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) SOA
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Kanban
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.53%) MVVM
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) C
4 4 (21.05%) C++
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Delphi
5 2 (10.53%) Pascal
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.26%) Go
6 1 (5.26%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Consul
2 1 (5.26%) Graphite
2 1 (5.26%) Kibana
2 1 (5.26%) logstash
2 1 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Sencha
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) Telerik
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