Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 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 20 November 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
Somerset > Yeovil
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 6 1
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 +3
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 5 12 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 13.16% 23.53% 58.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 29.27% 63.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Yeovil median daily rate £475 - £325
10th Percentile £463 - £297
90th Percentile £488 - £388
Somerset median daily rate £375 £368 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 28
Yeovil median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -4.76% +18.94%
10th Percentile £37.75 £39.55 £30.00
90th Percentile £42.85 £43.00 £47.93
Somerset median hourly rate £48.25 £40.75 £42.75
% change year-on-year +18.40% -4.68% +22.14%

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 Yeovil with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yeovil
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 30 41 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 78.95% 80.39% 92.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 10
Yeovil median daily rate £138 £103 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.15% -67.07% -10.43%
10th Percentile £99 £101 £254
90th Percentile £290 £104 £344
Somerset median daily rate £375 £351 £363
% change year-on-year +6.99% -3.31% +10.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 31 39
Yeovil median hourly rate £45.25 £38.50 £41.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.53% -7.89% +17.54%
10th Percentile £30.18 £22.00 £30.00
90th Percentile £49.13 £43.00 £44.90
Somerset median hourly rate £40.25 £38.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +5.92% -9.52% +20.00%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Yeovil

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Yeovil

Software Engineering
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Engineering in Yeovil

Software Engineering
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yeovil region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Military
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) Ada
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) TDD

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yeovil 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 4 (80.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Ada
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA