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 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 1 7
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Contract jobs citing Software Engineering 1 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 4.55% 59.09% 29.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 68.42% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Yeovil median daily rate £475 - £338
10th Percentile £463 - £331
90th Percentile £488 - £344
Somerset median daily rate £424 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +13.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 6
Yeovil median hourly rate - £42.25 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.84%  
Somerset median hourly rate £52.50 £42.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year +24.26% -23.18%  

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 19 19 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 86.36% 86.36% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 21
Yeovil median daily rate £155 - £338
10th Percentile £99 - £305
90th Percentile £488 - £381
Somerset median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 63
Yeovil median hourly rate £47.50 £42.25 £32.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.42% +29.84%  
10th Percentile £46.25 £32.50 £30.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £42.45 £41.89
Somerset median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £38.77
% change year-on-year +29.03% -0.05%  

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 29 June 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 12 (92.31%) C++
1 12 (92.31%) Scrum
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) UML
2 11 (84.62%) OO
2 11 (84.62%) Time Management
3 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
4 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
5 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
5 7 (53.85%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (46.15%) User Experience
7 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 5 (38.46%) JIRA
7 5 (38.46%) Ada
7 5 (38.46%) Aerospace
8 3 (23.08%) RIA
9 2 (15.38%) Change Control
9 2 (15.38%) Military
9 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
9 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
9 2 (15.38%) Web Development
9 2 (15.38%) Finance
9 2 (15.38%) Apache
9 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) CSS
9 2 (15.38%) JSP

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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Eclipse
1 7 (53.85%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (38.46%) Aerospace
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Ada Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Application Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) C++ Applications Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C++ Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C++/C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C++/Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Java Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Delphi Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) DOORS Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 11 (84.62%) OO
2 11 (84.62%) Time Management
2 11 (84.62%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Microservices
4 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C++
2 11 (84.62%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) Ada
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA