Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 15 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -11
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 3 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 3.33% 5.96% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 7.03% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 5
Woking median daily rate - £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.56% +12.50%
Surrey median daily rate £506 £406 £375
% change year-on-year +24.62% +8.33% +7.14%
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 £50.00 £45.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.78% +4.38%

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 70 128 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 77.78% 84.77% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 94 70
Woking median daily rate £400 £374 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.02% -1.64% -5.00%
10th Percentile £170 £206 £287
90th Percentile £558 £482 £500
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Woking median hourly rate £16.00 £42.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.35% -10.53% +26.67%
10th Percentile £14.58 £41.25 £46.25
90th Percentile £51.50 £43.75 £48.75
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year +8.00% -21.88% +2.40%

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 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 24 September 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 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Arduino
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (33.33%) BeagleBone
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 26262
2 1 (33.33%) MISRA
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet

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 (33.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Arduino
1 1 (33.33%) BeagleBone
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (33.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 26262
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP