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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Somerset / Yeovil
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 13 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 46.43% 47.27% 45.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 52.00% 54.17% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 2
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £36.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +17.21%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +10.38%  

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 Yeovil with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yeovil
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 48 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 89.29% 87.27% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 4
Median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.77% +10.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Yeovil

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yeovil 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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Engineering in Yeovil.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Engineering in Yeovil

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 26 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 Yeovil region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (92.00%) C#
3 22 (88.00%) C++
3 22 (88.00%) Java
3 22 (88.00%) Scrum
4 21 (84.00%) Time Management
5 20 (80.00%) UML
5 20 (80.00%) OO
6 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
7 17 (68.00%) SC Cleared
8 10 (40.00%) User Experience
9 9 (36.00%) Rational DOORS
9 9 (36.00%) Eclipse
10 7 (28.00%) Aerospace
10 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (24.00%) RIA
11 6 (24.00%) JIRA
11 6 (24.00%) Ada
11 6 (24.00%) SQL
12 5 (20.00%) Change Control
13 3 (12.00%) Military
13 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
13 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
13 3 (12.00%) Web Development
13 3 (12.00%) CSS
13 3 (12.00%) JSP
13 3 (12.00%) Apache
13 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
13 3 (12.00%) Finance
13 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 3 (12.00%) Apache
1 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) ATG Dynamo
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (4.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (36.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (28.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Ada Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C# Application Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C++ Applications Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C++ Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C++/C# Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C++/Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (8.00%) DOORS Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Delphi Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) CSS
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) User Experience
2 6 (24.00%) RIA
3 1 (4.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) Scrum
3 21 (84.00%) Time Management
4 20 (80.00%) OO
4 20 (80.00%) UML
5 5 (20.00%) Change Control
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
7 2 (8.00%) Secure Coding
8 1 (4.00%) ATDD
8 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) ETL
8 1 (4.00%) OWASP
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) C++
2 22 (88.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Ada
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Delphi
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (68.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) ATG
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft