The table below looks at the statistics for the Project 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 Project Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Engineer
Rank 531 523 540
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 81 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.13% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 25 20
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£340 £300 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £268 £319
% change year-on-year
+26.16% -16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-51.92% -5.45%
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 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
50070 46545 44688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.85% 92.44% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32553 28721 27161
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1859 1841 1962
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Project Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Project Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Project Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Project Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Project Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Project Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Project Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Project Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Project Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Project Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Project 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 Project Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
South East -18 33 £350 -6.66% 6
London +7 16 £425 +14.09% 7
North West -27 13 £320 +42.22% 3
Yorkshire - 13 £320 - 2
East of England +3 2 - - 2
West Midlands -2 2 £298 +32.22%
South West -11 2 £309 +23.40% 6
East Midlands - 2 - -
Project Engineer
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Project Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 62 (39.24%) Windows
2 52 (32.91%) VMware
3 47 (29.75%) Microsoft
4 42 (26.58%) Cisco
5 38 (24.05%) Project Management
6 31 (19.62%) Citrix
7 28 (17.72%) Active Directory
8 26 (16.46%) Migration
8 26 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (15.82%) Telecoms
9 25 (15.82%) ITIL
10 20 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
11 19 (12.03%) MCSE
11 19 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (12.03%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (11.39%) TCP/IP
12 18 (11.39%) MS Exchange
13 17 (10.76%) SQL
13 17 (10.76%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (10.76%) SAN
13 17 (10.76%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
13 17 (10.76%) Finance
13 17 (10.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (10.13%) PRINCE2
15 15 (9.49%) WAN
16 14 (8.86%) MS Excel
16 14 (8.86%) Data Centre
17 13 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2010

Project Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (11.39%) MS Exchange
2 13 (8.23%) IIS
2 13 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.80%) Lync
4 6 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.90%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.63%) Apache
6 1 (0.63%) SAS
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.23%) MS Office
3 6 (3.80%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.90%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.63%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) IaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Yammer
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.39%) TCP/IP
2 17 (10.76%) SAN
3 15 (9.49%) WAN
4 13 (8.23%) LAN
4 13 (8.23%) VPN
5 11 (6.96%) 3G
6 10 (6.33%) DNS
7 8 (5.06%) MPLS
8 7 (4.43%) Firewall
8 7 (4.43%) NAS
9 6 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (3.80%) OSPF
9 6 (3.80%) BGP
9 6 (3.80%) SDH
9 6 (3.80%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (3.16%) NetScaler
10 5 (3.16%) 2G
10 5 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (2.53%) LTE
11 4 (2.53%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.90%) MS Access
4 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Subversion
1 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.27%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (1.27%) CANoe
General
1 25 (15.82%) Telecoms
2 17 (10.76%) Finance
3 9 (5.70%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.06%) Legal
5 7 (4.43%) Banking
5 7 (4.43%) Retail
5 7 (4.43%) Automotive
6 3 (1.90%) Law
6 3 (1.90%) Military
7 2 (1.27%) German Language
8 1 (0.63%) Marketing
8 1 (0.63%) French Language
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
8 1 (0.63%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.43%) Middleware
2 3 (1.90%) XML
3 2 (1.27%) COM+
3 2 (1.27%) Qt
4 1 (0.63%) .NET
4 1 (0.63%) SAML
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.33%) Clustering
3 6 (3.80%) PMI
3 6 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.53%) Replication
5 3 (1.90%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.27%) CMDB
6 2 (1.27%) EPoS
6 2 (1.27%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) GIS
7 1 (0.63%) Economics
7 1 (0.63%) PKI
7 1 (0.63%) SCADA
7 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.63%) DataPower
7 1 (0.63%) Telematics
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (39.24%) Windows
2 26 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (10.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (8.23%) UNIX
6 10 (6.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.06%) Linux
8 7 (4.43%) SUSE
9 5 (3.16%) Solaris
10 4 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.05%) Project Management
2 26 (16.46%) Migration
3 25 (15.82%) ITIL
4 16 (10.13%) PRINCE2
5 10 (6.33%) Service Management
5 10 (6.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (4.43%) Configuration Management
6 7 (4.43%) Asset Management
6 7 (4.43%) TOGAF
6 7 (4.43%) Server Building
7 6 (3.80%) Change Control
7 6 (3.80%) Project Planning
8 5 (3.16%) Supplier Management
8 5 (3.16%) Network Design
8 5 (3.16%) Data Analysis
8 5 (3.16%) Process Management
8 5 (3.16%) Time Management
9 4 (2.53%) Performance Management
9 4 (2.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.53%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.76%) SQL
2 11 (6.96%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.43%) Perl
4 5 (3.16%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.16%) C
4 5 (3.16%) C#
5 4 (2.53%) VBScript
6 2 (1.27%) VB
6 2 (1.27%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) Fortran
7 1 (0.63%) Pascal
7 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (12.03%) MCSE
1 19 (12.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (10.76%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.59%) CCNA
4 10 (6.33%) CCNP
4 10 (6.33%) Degree
5 8 (5.06%) PMI Certification
6 7 (4.43%) CCIP
6 7 (4.43%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.80%) MCSA
8 5 (3.16%) MCDST
9 4 (2.53%) MCITP
10 3 (1.90%) CCIE
10 3 (1.90%) HNC
10 3 (1.90%) PMP
11 2 (1.27%) APMP
12 1 (0.63%) VCP5
12 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) P3O
System Software
1 28 (17.72%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.96%) XenApp
4 9 (5.70%) vSphere
5 6 (3.80%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.80%) XenDesktop
5 6 (3.80%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (1.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (1.90%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.90%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.27%) Firmware
8 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (5.06%) SCCM
2 4 (2.53%) SCOM
2 4 (2.53%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (2.53%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.53%) Puppet
2 4 (2.53%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (1.90%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.27%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.63%) WSUS
5 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 52 (32.91%) VMware
2 47 (29.75%) Microsoft
3 42 (26.58%) Cisco
4 31 (19.62%) Citrix
5 10 (6.33%) Oracle
5 10 (6.33%) EMC
6 8 (5.06%) HP
6 8 (5.06%) Dell
7 7 (4.43%) Symantec
8 5 (3.16%) McAfee
8 5 (3.16%) Sophos
8 5 (3.16%) Panasonic
8 5 (3.16%) Siemens
8 5 (3.16%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.53%) IBM
9 4 (2.53%) Huawei
9 4 (2.53%) LANDesk
9 4 (2.53%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.53%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.90%) Blue Coat
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