The table below looks at the statistics for the Real Time 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 Real Time Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Real-Time Engineer
Rank - 544 576
Contract jobs requiring a Real Time Engineer 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.002% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
Real Time 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
47622 44788 49883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.78% 92.82% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27431 28526
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1938 2490
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Real Time Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Real Time Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Real Time Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Real Time Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Real Time Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Real Time Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Real Time 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 Real Time Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 4
Real Time Engineer
UK

Real Time Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Real Time 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 Real Time Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Intel
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Derivative
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Syncfusion
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP

Real Time Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Real Time 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 Real Time Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) FCoE
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Syncfusion
2 1 (25.00%) DevExpress