The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kingston Upon Thames region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - - 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +2.56%
Software Engineer
London

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
51 64 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 96.23% 96.97% 89.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 40
Median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £183 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Kingston Upon Thames region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Engineer across the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames