The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Technical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 539 538 524
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 74 67 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 32 47
Median daily rate £330 £280 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £170 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £423 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £271 £230
% change year-on-year
+21.65% +17.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 4
Median hourly rate £18.28 £15.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.03% -45.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.15 £16.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.39 £25.97 £124.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £22.16 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-17.53% -23.58%
Technical 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
46744 46649 45930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.93% 94.71% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30942 29439 28805
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1843 1957
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.91 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Technical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Technical 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 Technical Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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 +12 21 £379 +31.65% 22
South East -11 19 £425 +150.00% 17
North East -34 13 £320 - 2
South West -9 7 £330 +46.66% 5
East of England +4 6 £300 -5.88% 3
West Midlands -17 4 - - 2
Yorkshire +1 3 £290 - 5
North West -23 1 - - 3
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Technical 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 Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 92 (54.12%) Windows
2 48 (28.24%) Active Directory
3 47 (27.65%) Linux
4 40 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 40 (23.53%) Windows Server
5 39 (22.94%) Oracle
6 35 (20.59%) VMware
7 28 (16.47%) SQL
7 28 (16.47%) Unix
8 25 (14.71%) Cisco
8 25 (14.71%) Security Cleared
9 24 (14.12%) MS Office
10 22 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (12.94%) Windows 7
11 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (11.18%) HP
13 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (10.59%) MS Excel
14 17 (10.00%) Java
14 17 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 17 (10.00%) Office 365
15 16 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (9.41%) PowerShell
15 16 (9.41%) Finance
15 16 (9.41%) C#
15 16 (9.41%) Red Hat
16 14 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (8.24%) Perl
16 14 (8.24%) SQL Server

Technical 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 10 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.29%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.71%) WebSphere
4 7 (4.12%) JBoss
4 7 (4.12%) Oracle Workflow
4 7 (4.12%) WebLogic
4 7 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.94%) Apache
6 5 (2.94%) Confluence
6 5 (2.94%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.94%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.35%) IIS
8 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.18%) CMS
9 2 (1.18%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.18%) nginx
10 1 (0.59%) FileNet
10 1 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (14.12%) MS Office
2 18 (10.59%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.94%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.18%) Magento
2 2 (1.18%) Shopify
3 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (10.00%) Office 365
2 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.18%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.18%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.18%) Yammer
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.06%) DNS
1 12 (7.06%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.47%) Diameter Protocol
2 11 (6.47%) GPRS
2 11 (6.47%) SS7
2 11 (6.47%) UMTS
2 11 (6.47%) WCDMA
3 10 (5.88%) Skype
4 9 (5.29%) Firewall
4 9 (5.29%) Internet
4 9 (5.29%) LAN
5 8 (4.71%) DHCP
5 8 (4.71%) WAN
6 7 (4.12%) LDAP
6 7 (4.12%) VPN
7 6 (3.53%) CDMA
7 6 (3.53%) GSM
7 6 (3.53%) MPLS
7 6 (3.53%) Network Security
7 6 (3.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.47%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.59%) Big Data
7 1 (0.59%) DB2
7 1 (0.59%) DTS
7 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.71%) Jenkins
1 8 (4.71%) JIRA
2 5 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.94%) Maven
3 4 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (2.35%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.35%) Selenium
4 3 (1.76%) Artifactory
4 3 (1.76%) Checkstyle
4 3 (1.76%) Cobertura
4 3 (1.76%) FindBugs
4 3 (1.76%) Hudson
4 3 (1.76%) Liquibase
4 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.76%) Subversion
5 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.59%) Appium
6 1 (0.59%) Ranorex
6 1 (0.59%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 16 (9.41%) Finance
3 7 (4.12%) German Language
4 6 (3.53%) Billing
5 4 (2.35%) French Language
6 3 (1.76%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Back Office
7 2 (1.18%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.18%) Law
7 2 (1.18%) Legal
7 2 (1.18%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.47%) .NET
2 7 (4.12%) HTML
2 7 (4.12%) Software Packaging
3 5 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (2.94%) XML
4 4 (2.35%) CSS
4 4 (2.35%) REST
5 3 (1.76%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.76%) SGML
6 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.18%) DCOM
6 2 (1.18%) Middleware
6 2 (1.18%) Regular Expression
6 2 (1.18%) Spring
6 2 (1.18%) Spring Integration
6 2 (1.18%) Spring Security
6 2 (1.18%) Web Services
7 1 (0.59%) JSON
7 1 (0.59%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.76%) DataPower
4 3 (1.76%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.76%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.76%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.18%) Clustering
5 2 (1.18%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.18%) EPoS
5 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.59%) IVR
6 1 (0.59%) PKI
6 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.59%) Replication
6 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 92 (54.12%) Windows
2 47 (27.65%) Linux
3 40 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 28 (16.47%) Unix
5 22 (12.94%) Windows 7
6 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (8.24%) Solaris
8 14 (8.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (6.47%) Windows 8
10 10 (5.88%) AIX
11 8 (4.71%) Windows XP
12 6 (3.53%) Windows 10
13 5 (2.94%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.76%) HPUX
15 2 (1.18%) Android
15 2 (1.18%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.59%) CentOS
16 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (7.65%) Migration
3 12 (7.06%) ITIL
4 11 (6.47%) Configuration Management
4 11 (6.47%) DevOps
4 11 (6.47%) OO
5 8 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (4.71%) Software Engineering
5 8 (4.71%) Workflow
6 7 (4.12%) Change Control
6 7 (4.12%) Time Management
7 6 (3.53%) Change Management
7 6 (3.53%) High Availability
8 5 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.94%) Open Source
8 5 (2.94%) Project Management
9 4 (2.35%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (2.35%) Defect Management
9 4 (2.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.47%) SQL
2 17 (10.00%) Java
3 16 (9.41%) C#
3 16 (9.41%) PowerShell
4 14 (8.24%) Perl
4 14 (8.24%) Python
5 9 (5.29%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.12%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.53%) Bash Shell
7 6 (3.53%) Ruby
8 5 (2.94%) C
9 4 (2.35%) VB
9 4 (2.35%) VBScript
10 3 (1.76%) PHP
10 3 (1.76%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.18%) C++
11 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.18%) VB6
12 1 (0.59%) C-shell
12 1 (0.59%) Korn
Qualifications
1 25 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.24%) MCSE
4 11 (6.47%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.88%) MCITP
6 9 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (5.29%) DV Cleared
7 8 (4.71%) CCNA
8 6 (3.53%) Degree
9 5 (2.94%) MCDST
10 4 (2.35%) ISTQB
10 4 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.76%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.76%) CCNP
11 3 (1.76%) MCTS
12 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.18%) MCSA
12 2 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.59%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.29%) QA
1 9 (5.29%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 48 (28.24%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.53%) vSphere
5 5 (2.94%) XenApp
6 4 (2.35%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.76%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.18%) Docker
8 2 (1.18%) Samba
8 2 (1.18%) XenServer
9 1 (0.59%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.59%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.59%) Firmware
9 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.59%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 1 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (8.24%) Puppet
2 13 (7.65%) SCCM
3 10 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.53%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.18%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.18%) WSUS
6 1 (0.59%) Ansible
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.59%) HP SiteScope
6 1 (0.59%) logstash
6 1 (0.59%) Nagios
6 1 (0.59%) NetVault Backup
6 1 (0.59%) Salt
6 1 (0.59%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.59%) SCOM
6 1 (0.59%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.59%) SCSM
6 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.59%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 40 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 39 (22.94%) Oracle
3 35 (20.59%) VMware
4 25 (14.71%) Cisco
5 19 (11.18%) HP
6 16 (9.41%) Red Hat
7 11 (6.47%) Sybase
8 10 (5.88%) F5
8 10 (5.88%) Juniper
9 8 (4.71%) BMC
9 8 (4.71%) Citrix
9 8 (4.71%) IBM
10 7 (4.12%) Axway
10 7 (4.12%) CheckPoint
10 7 (4.12%) Informatica
10 7 (4.12%) Siebel
11 6 (3.53%) Apple
11 6 (3.53%) Splunk
12 5 (2.94%) Intel Security
13 4 (2.35%) Symantec
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