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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 536 571 552
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 68 59 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 30
Median daily rate £338 £345 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +25.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £160 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £430 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+16.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.85 £26.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.11% +67.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £14.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.77 £126.00 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £23.75 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-40.21% +115.90%
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
43326 47716 48151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.87% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28578 30875 30978
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 1842 2016
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 11 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 11 December 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 0 24 £380 +4.10% 9
South East +29 18 £413 +37.50% 8
North East - 6 £329 - 1
Yorkshire +19 5 £233 -33.57% 4
North West +9 5 £338 - 4
East of England +5 4 £168 - 6
South West +10 3 £320 +113.33% 2
East Midlands -1 2 - - 1
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 59 (48.76%) Windows
2 39 (32.23%) VMware
3 34 (28.10%) Active Directory
4 32 (26.45%) Cisco
4 32 (26.45%) Microsoft
5 29 (23.97%) Linux
6 25 (20.66%) Windows Server
7 24 (19.83%) Security Cleared
8 20 (16.53%) Data Centre
9 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (14.88%) SC Cleared
10 17 (14.05%) WAN
10 17 (14.05%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (13.22%) MS Exchange
11 16 (13.22%) Firewall
11 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (12.40%) MS Excel
12 15 (12.40%) SAN
12 15 (12.40%) LAN
12 15 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (12.40%) vSphere
13 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (11.57%) Unix
13 14 (11.57%) Migration
14 13 (10.74%) SQL Server
14 13 (10.74%) TCP/IP
14 13 (10.74%) SCCM
15 12 (9.92%) HP
15 12 (9.92%) MCSE
15 12 (9.92%) Windows 7

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 16 (13.22%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.31%) JBoss
3 4 (3.31%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.31%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.48%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (2.48%) FileNet
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.48%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.48%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.65%) Confluence
5 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.65%) SAS
6 1 (0.83%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.13%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.61%) Office 365
2 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.65%) SaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.05%) WAN
2 16 (13.22%) Firewall
3 15 (12.40%) LAN
3 15 (12.40%) SAN
4 13 (10.74%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.61%) Internet
5 8 (6.61%) LDAP
5 8 (6.61%) Network Security
5 8 (6.61%) SSL
6 7 (5.79%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (5.79%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (4.96%) IPv4
7 6 (4.96%) MPLS
7 6 (4.96%) VPN
7 6 (4.96%) Wireless
8 5 (4.13%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (4.13%) IPsec
9 3 (2.48%) GPON
9 3 (2.48%) OSPF
9 3 (2.48%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.13%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.31%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.48%) Big Data
5 3 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.48%) Flink
5 3 (2.48%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.83%) Redis
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.65%) JIRA
1 2 (1.65%) JMeter
1 2 (1.65%) Selenium
2 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.83%) NUnit
2 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.31%) Retail
3 3 (2.48%) Banking
3 3 (2.48%) Finance
3 3 (2.48%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Automotive
4 1 (0.83%) Front Office
4 1 (0.83%) German Language
4 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.96%) Regular Expression
2 4 (3.31%) Software Packaging
2 4 (3.31%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (2.48%) Kafka
3 3 (2.48%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (1.65%) Node.js
4 2 (1.65%) RESTful
5 1 (0.83%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.83%) LAMP
5 1 (0.83%) REST
5 1 (0.83%) Spring
5 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) Data Centre
2 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.48%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.48%) DataPower
3 3 (2.48%) NHS
3 3 (2.48%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.65%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.65%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.83%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.83%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 59 (48.76%) Windows
2 29 (23.97%) Linux
3 25 (20.66%) Windows Server
4 15 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (11.57%) Unix
6 12 (9.92%) Windows 7
7 11 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 11 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (5.79%) Ubuntu
10 5 (4.13%) Windows 10
11 4 (3.31%) AIX
11 4 (3.31%) CentOS
11 4 (3.31%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.65%) Android
13 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.57%) Migration
2 10 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (4.96%) DevOps
3 6 (4.96%) ITIL
3 6 (4.96%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (4.13%) Configuration Management
4 5 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (3.31%) Data Management
5 4 (3.31%) OO
5 4 (3.31%) Service Delivery
5 4 (3.31%) Service Management
6 3 (2.48%) Change Control
6 3 (2.48%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (2.48%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (2.48%) Data Engineering
6 3 (2.48%) Project Management
6 3 (2.48%) Scrum
6 3 (2.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (2.48%) System Testing
6 3 (2.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.26%) Perl
2 9 (7.44%) Java
2 9 (7.44%) SQL
3 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.96%) Python
4 6 (4.96%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.65%) C
5 2 (1.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.65%) PHP
6 1 (0.83%) C++
6 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (19.83%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.88%) SC Cleared
3 17 (14.05%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (9.92%) MCSE
6 11 (9.09%) CCNP
7 8 (6.61%) CCNA
8 7 (5.79%) MCSA
9 6 (4.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (4.13%) Degree
11 3 (2.48%) ISEB
11 3 (2.48%) ISTQB
12 2 (1.65%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.83%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 34 (28.10%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (12.40%) vSphere
4 10 (8.26%) Hyper-V
5 9 (7.44%) vCloud
6 4 (3.31%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.65%) Docker
7 2 (1.65%) Firmware
7 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.65%) XenApp
8 1 (0.83%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (10.74%) SCCM
2 6 (4.96%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.13%) Cisco UCCX
4 4 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (3.31%) Puppet
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.83%) HP NNM
5 1 (0.83%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.83%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (32.23%) VMware
2 32 (26.45%) Cisco
2 32 (26.45%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.92%) HP
4 10 (8.26%) Citrix
5 9 (7.44%) Juniper
6 7 (5.79%) NetApp
7 6 (4.96%) F5
7 6 (4.96%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.13%) SolarWinds
9 4 (3.31%) IBM
9 4 (3.31%) Informatica
9 4 (3.31%) Oracle
9 4 (3.31%) Siebel
9 4 (3.31%) Splunk
9 4 (3.31%) Veeam
10 3 (2.48%) Axway
10 3 (2.48%) Nortel
10 3 (2.48%) Palo Alto
10 3 (2.48%) Sun
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