The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank - 140 127
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.16% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £158 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -62.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -
Technical 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 East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2840 2895 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.92% 93.60% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1670 1735 1104
Average daily rate £376 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.13% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 227 217
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £38.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Engineer across the East of England region.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Engineer across the East of England region.

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (28.57%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (14.29%) IOS XR
4 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) IOS XR
2 1 (14.29%) NX-OS
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Network Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCVP
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ARCserve
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Intel
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) IBM