The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 23 23 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7  
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 5 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 4.03% 6.12% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 7.02% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Median daily rate £415 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.75% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £40.25 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  

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 Winchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 95 171 82
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 76.61% 87.24% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 146 57
Median daily rate £425 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 12
Median hourly rate £20.75 £40.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.44% +7.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £38.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Winchester

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Winchester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Winchester region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Military
3 4 (66.67%) Ada
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) JBoss
5 1 (16.67%) Apache
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) JUnit
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Checkstyle
5 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) FindBugs

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Checkstyle
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) FindBugs
1 1 (16.67%) Gradle
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (83.33%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Ada Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Ada Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Ada
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle