The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Principal Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Software Engineer
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Contract jobs requiring a Principal Software Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - - -
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 - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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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 Kingston Upon Thames 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47 57 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 73.44% 95.00% 90.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 15
Average daily rate £319 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £309 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Principal Software Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region that cited Principal Software 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 Principal Software Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Principal Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region that cited Principal Software 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 Principal Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory