The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Engineer
Rank 199 219 213
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.069% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.074% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Average daily rate
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£313 £319 £490
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -34.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £428 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £328 £275
% change year-on-year
-31.29% +19.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £33.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-67.16% -
Project 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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5515 6745 6898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 92.52% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4132 4902 5027
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 141 163
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.82 £38.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Project Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Project Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Project Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Engineer across the City of London region.

Project Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Project Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Project Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Engineer across the City of London region.

Project Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Project Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Project 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 Project Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 12 (80.00%) F5
3 11 (73.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 11 (73.33%) Security Architecture
3 11 (73.33%) Wireless
3 11 (73.33%) BCP
3 11 (73.33%) Juniper
3 11 (73.33%) Business Continuity
3 11 (73.33%) SSL
3 11 (73.33%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (73.33%) Network Security
4 8 (53.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 8 (53.33%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (53.33%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Websense
5 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) SCCM
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) CCNP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (6.67%) MCTS

Project Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Project 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 Project Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Wireless
2 11 (73.33%) SSL
2 11 (73.33%) Network Security
3 8 (53.33%) VPN
3 8 (53.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) BCP
1 11 (73.33%) Business Continuity
1 11 (73.33%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (73.33%) Security Architecture
1 11 (73.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 8 (53.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) F5
3 11 (73.33%) Juniper
4 3 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
4 3 (20.00%) Websense
4 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft