Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Woking 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 14 November 2018 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
Surrey > Woking
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 17 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 5 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 3.97% 8.00% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 10.34% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 12
Woking median daily rate £588 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.67% -16.67% +0.56%
10th Percentile £524 £340 £359
90th Percentile £661 £449 £475
Surrey median daily rate £525 £406 £409
% change year-on-year +29.23% -0.61% +15.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Woking median hourly rate £51.25 - £47.50
10th Percentile £50.13 - £46.25
90th Percentile £53.38 - £48.75
Surrey median hourly rate £51.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +9.76% +2.50%

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 Woking with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Woking
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 93 116 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 73.81% 77.33% 86.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 86 70
Woking median daily rate £404 £360 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.15% -5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £170 £185 £300
90th Percentile £575 £455 £477
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Woking median hourly rate £16.00 - £18.50
10th Percentile £14.58 - £17.75
90th Percentile £51.50 - £42.85
Surrey median hourly rate £40.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +35.00% +9.09% +10.00%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Woking

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Woking

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Woking over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Engineering in Woking

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Woking

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Woking region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Redis
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Appium
2 2 (40.00%) GitLab
2 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (40.00%) React Native
2 2 (40.00%) Go
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) ES6
2 2 (40.00%) Terraform
2 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (40.00%) Master's Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Data Science
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Woking 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Redis
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Appium
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) GitLab
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) React Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) React Native
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Arduino
2 1 (20.00%) BeagleBone
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (20.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Data Science
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) ES6
1 2 (40.00%) Go
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 26262
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP