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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Customer Engineer
UK / England
Rank 544 579 565
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Customer Engineer 33 10 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.021% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.022% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 7
Median daily rate £125 £175 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £175 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £175 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £125 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 21
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £11.45 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.19 £14.58 £16.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £12.75 £12.46
% change year-on-year
- +2.34%

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
39800 44770 45194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.70% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26166 29219 28232
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1406 1507 1784
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Customer Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Customer Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2017. 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 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
South West +5 9 £120 - 1
East of England -2 6 £182 - 1
South East +23 5 £168 - 1
London +22 5 £155 -11.42% 5
North East -12 4 £125 -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
North West +19 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Customer Engineer
UK

Customer Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 21 (41.18%) DBS Check
3 19 (37.25%) SLA
4 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 17 (33.33%) Apple
4 17 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 15 (29.41%) MS Office
6 14 (27.45%) Network Management
7 13 (25.49%) Time Management
8 11 (21.57%) Internet
8 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
9 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
10 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (17.65%) Migration
10 9 (17.65%) Windows XP
11 8 (15.69%) Mac OS X
12 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
13 6 (11.76%) Mac OS
13 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (11.76%) DNS
13 6 (11.76%) DHCP
13 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
13 6 (11.76%) VMware
13 6 (11.76%) Wireless
14 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
14 5 (9.80%) Citrix
14 5 (9.80%) A+ Certification
14 5 (9.80%) Data Migration

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 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (29.41%) MS Office
2 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.96%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) Internet
2 6 (11.76%) DHCP
2 6 (11.76%) DNS
2 6 (11.76%) Wireless
3 2 (3.92%) LAN
3 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) BGP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.96%) Intranet
4 1 (1.96%) IOS XR
4 1 (1.96%) OSPF
4 1 (1.96%) VLAN
4 1 (1.96%) VoIP
General
1 2 (3.92%) Banking
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) Multimedia
1 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.92%) EFT
2 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.96%) iPhone
2 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (17.65%) Apple iOS
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.65%) Windows XP
5 8 (15.69%) Mac OS X
6 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
7 6 (11.76%) Mac OS
8 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (7.84%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.96%) Android
9 1 (1.96%) Linux
9 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Network Management
2 13 (25.49%) Time Management
3 11 (21.57%) Service Delivery
4 9 (17.65%) Migration
5 5 (9.80%) Data Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.96%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.96%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) C
1 2 (3.92%) Java
1 2 (3.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) DBS Check
2 5 (9.80%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) CCIP
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) Dell Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (37.25%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.88%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Apple
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) Dell
4 2 (3.92%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco
5 1 (1.96%) CommVault
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.96%) Sun