The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Customer Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Customer Engineer
Rank 608 590 564
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Customer Engineer 14 30 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.058% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.061% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Median daily rate £155 £193 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.48% +20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £121 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £397 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £193 £150
% change year-on-year
-22.07% +28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 25
Median hourly rate £15.25 £15.86 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.35 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.01 £17.06 £17.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £14.13
% change year-on-year
- -7.96%
Customer Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Customer Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Customer Engineer in the job title.

Customer Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Customer Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Customer Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Customer Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Customer Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Customer Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 4 £185 - 2
East of England +18 3 £213 - 3
South West -8 3 £140 +21.73% 1
East Midlands +1 1 - -
South East 0 1 - - 2
Yorkshire 0 1 £150 -
Customer Engineer
UK

Customer Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Customer Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Customer Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) MS Office
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (19.05%) C
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
6 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
6 3 (14.29%) Office 365
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 3 (14.29%) SLA
6 3 (14.29%) SCCM
6 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 3 (14.29%) NSN NetAct
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Oracle
6 3 (14.29%) A+ Certification
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (14.29%) Apple
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 3 (14.29%) Traffica
7 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
7 2 (9.52%) Nokia
7 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
7 2 (9.52%) Windows XP

Customer Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Google Apps
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 2 (9.52%) Skype
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) Broadband
3 1 (4.76%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) Power BI
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (9.52%) French Language
1 2 (9.52%) German Language
1 2 (9.52%) Italian Language
1 2 (9.52%) Spanish Language
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) Android
5 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Network Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Machine Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) NSN NetAct
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Apple
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Nokia
4 1 (4.76%) BT
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Lotus
4 1 (4.76%) Sun