The first table below looks at the demand for the Installations Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Installations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Installation Engineer
Rank 546 504 518
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +14
Contract jobs requiring an Installations Engineer 24 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.082% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.088% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 23
Average daily rate
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£145 £315 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.96% +142.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £185 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £130 £185 £155
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 25 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.20 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.59 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.75 £16.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-45.98% +1.25%
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Installations Engineer
UK

Installations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Installations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Installations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Installations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Installations Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Installations Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Installations Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Installations Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Installations Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Installations Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Installations Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Installations Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Installations Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Installations Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 13 £275 -21.42% 4
West Midlands - 3 £225 - 2
South East -18 2 - - 2
East of England -25 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Installations Engineer
UK

Installations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Installations 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 Installations Engineer in their job title.

1 17 (34.00%) Cisco
2 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
2 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (20.00%) HP
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (14.00%) CCNA
6 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (12.00%) LAN
7 5 (10.00%) Network Design
7 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (8.00%) SCCM
8 4 (8.00%) C
8 4 (8.00%) JSP
8 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (8.00%) SLA
8 4 (8.00%) McAfee
9 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (6.00%) SAN
9 3 (6.00%) VMware
9 3 (6.00%) Dell
9 3 (6.00%) CCNP
9 3 (6.00%) WAN
9 3 (6.00%) ITIL
9 3 (6.00%) MS Office
9 3 (6.00%) Linux
9 3 (6.00%) SCOM
9 3 (6.00%) Retail

Installations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Installations 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 Installations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) SAS
1 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) WAN
2 3 (6.00%) SAN
3 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.00%) Wireless
3 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) IPsec
4 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.00%) MPLS
4 1 (2.00%) TACACS
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) DHCP
4 1 (2.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) MySQL
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) JSP
2 2 (4.00%) Middleware
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) NHS
1 2 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.00%) iPad
2 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.00%) Linux
6 2 (4.00%) SUSE
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) Network Design
2 3 (6.00%) ITIL
2 3 (6.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (4.00%) ITSM
3 2 (4.00%) Migration
3 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (4.00%) Time Management
3 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (4.00%) Change Control
3 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.00%) SOA
4 1 (2.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) C
2 2 (4.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) SC Cleared
1 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (14.00%) CCNA
4 3 (6.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.00%) ZENworks
3 1 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (34.00%) Cisco
2 10 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.00%) McAfee
5 3 (6.00%) VMware
5 3 (6.00%) Dell
5 3 (6.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (6.00%) Huawei
5 3 (6.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.00%) Juniper
6 2 (4.00%) BMC
6 2 (4.00%) Symantec
6 2 (4.00%) Remedy
7 1 (2.00%) Apple
7 1 (2.00%) Mitel
7 1 (2.00%) Wyse
7 1 (2.00%) EMC
7 1 (2.00%) Citrix
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle
7 1 (2.00%) IBM
Midlands
Echo
Rate: £65 - £120 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Echo
Rate: £65 - £120 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £280 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €500 - €800 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 17 days ago