The table below looks at the statistics for the Principle Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Principle Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principle Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Principle Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - £288 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
692 594 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 92.14% 93.84% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 252 343
Average daily rate £335 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 67 107
Average hourly rate £16.72 £37.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

Principle Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Principle Engineer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principle Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Principle Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Principle Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Principle Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Principle Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Principle Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region.

Principle Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Principle Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Principle Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Principle Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi

Principle Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Principle Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Principle Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (60.00%) Python