Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 17 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 -16
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 4 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 3.23% 9.02% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 11.54% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 9
Woking median daily rate £525 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.67% +0.56%
10th Percentile £455 £340 £372
90th Percentile £648 £455 £475
Surrey median daily rate £525 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +20.00% -2.78% +23.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Woking median hourly rate £50.00 - £41.25
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 95 104 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 76.61% 78.20% 88.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 73 99
Woking median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £293 £188 £320
90th Percentile £564 £448 £475
Surrey median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Woking median hourly rate £16.00 - £18.50
10th Percentile £15.51 - £15.20
90th Percentile £39.80 - £43.25
Surrey median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +17.14% +40.00% -28.57%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019, 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 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Redis
1 2 (50.00%) Go
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
1 2 (50.00%) Appium
1 2 (50.00%) GitLab
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (50.00%) React Native
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 26262
1 2 (50.00%) ES6
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform
1 2 (50.00%) MISRA
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (50.00%) Master's Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Data Science
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) C

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Appium
1 2 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) GitLab
General
1 2 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) React Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) React Native
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Science
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) ES6
1 2 (50.00%) Go
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 26262
1 2 (50.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Terraform