The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a 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 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Software Engineer
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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 65 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 72.31% 95.59% 90.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 15
Average daily rate £315 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +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 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

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

Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Software Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region that cited 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 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

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region that cited 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 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