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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 563 562 549
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 56 69 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 42
Median daily rate £360 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £207 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £463 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £14.85 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.60% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.33 £19.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.37 £29.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.85 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-44.60% +42.85%
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
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
South East +15 14 £388 -3.12% 19
London -26 13 £380 +32.17% 13
West Midlands -20 9 £400 +5.26% 3
North West +20 7 £300 - 3
Yorkshire +6 5 £340 -2.85% 3
East of England +10 2 £168 - 5
East Midlands -4 2 £210 - 1
North East -26 2 £350 -
South West +7 1 £150 -36.50% 3
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 69 (58.47%) Windows
2 36 (30.51%) VMware
2 36 (30.51%) Active Directory
2 36 (30.51%) Linux
3 33 (27.97%) Microsoft
4 31 (26.27%) Windows Server
5 28 (23.73%) Security Cleared
6 21 (17.80%) Cisco
6 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
7 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (14.41%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (13.56%) Unix
9 16 (13.56%) Perl
9 16 (13.56%) SQL
9 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
10 15 (12.71%) SC Cleared
10 15 (12.71%) Firewall
10 15 (12.71%) HP
11 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (11.86%) SAN
11 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
12 13 (11.02%) Oracle
12 13 (11.02%) Java
12 13 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
13 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
13 12 (10.17%) SCCM
13 12 (10.17%) Windows 7
13 12 (10.17%) LDAP

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 8 (6.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.24%) JBoss
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (4.24%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.24%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.39%) Apache
3 4 (3.39%) IIS
4 3 (2.54%) Confluence
4 3 (2.54%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.69%) nginx
5 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.85%) CMS
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) FileNet
6 1 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.69%) Magento
2 2 (1.69%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.24%) Office 365
4 2 (1.69%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.71%) Firewall
2 14 (11.86%) SAN
3 12 (10.17%) LDAP
3 12 (10.17%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.32%) LAN
4 11 (9.32%) WAN
5 8 (6.78%) Internet
6 7 (5.93%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (5.93%) DNS
6 7 (5.93%) Network Security
7 6 (5.08%) IPv4
8 5 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (4.24%) MPLS
9 4 (3.39%) DHCP
9 4 (3.39%) SSL
10 3 (2.54%) DSLAM
10 3 (2.54%) GPON
10 3 (2.54%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (2.54%) Wireless
11 2 (1.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.80%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.17%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.24%) RDBMS
4 4 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.39%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.54%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.69%) Big Data
6 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.85%) DB2
7 1 (0.85%) DTS
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.85%) Flink
7 1 (0.85%) Redis
7 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.24%) JIRA
2 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.69%) Maven
3 2 (1.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.85%) NUnit
4 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.85%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (5.08%) Finance
2 3 (2.54%) Banking
2 3 (2.54%) Billing
2 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.54%) Retail
2 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.69%) German Language
3 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (0.85%) Automotive
4 1 (0.85%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.85%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.93%) Regular Expression
2 5 (4.24%) .NET
2 5 (4.24%) Software Packaging
3 4 (3.39%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (2.54%) HTML
4 3 (2.54%) Spring
5 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.69%) CSS
5 2 (1.69%) DCOM
5 2 (1.69%) Kafka
5 2 (1.69%) Node.js
5 2 (1.69%) Spring Integration
5 2 (1.69%) Spring Security
6 1 (0.85%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.85%) REST
6 1 (0.85%) RESTful
6 1 (0.85%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.54%) DataPower
3 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.69%) Clustering
4 2 (1.69%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.69%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.85%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) PKI
5 1 (0.85%) Replication
5 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 69 (58.47%) Windows
2 36 (30.51%) Linux
3 31 (26.27%) Windows Server
4 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (13.56%) Unix
6 12 (10.17%) Windows 7
7 11 (9.32%) Windows 8
7 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (5.93%) Mac OS
8 7 (5.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (5.08%) Ubuntu
9 6 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.24%) AIX
10 5 (4.24%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.54%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.85%) Android
12 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.85%) CentOS
12 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (8.47%) Configuration Management
2 10 (8.47%) Migration
3 7 (5.93%) ITIL
3 7 (5.93%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (5.93%) OO
4 6 (5.08%) DevOps
5 5 (4.24%) Change Control
5 5 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (4.24%) Workflow
6 4 (3.39%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.39%) Project Management
6 4 (3.39%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.54%) BDD
7 3 (2.54%) Data Migration
7 3 (2.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (2.54%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.54%) Open Source
7 3 (2.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.56%) Perl
1 16 (13.56%) SQL
2 13 (11.02%) Java
3 12 (10.17%) Shell Script
4 11 (9.32%) Python
5 7 (5.93%) C#
5 7 (5.93%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.54%) VB
7 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.69%) C++
7 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.69%) VB6
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) C-shell
8 1 (0.85%) Korn
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.41%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (12.71%) SC Cleared
4 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (9.32%) CCNP
5 11 (9.32%) MCSE
6 8 (6.78%) CCNA
7 7 (5.93%) DV Cleared
7 7 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (5.08%) MCSA
9 4 (3.39%) Degree
10 3 (2.54%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.54%) ISTQB
10 3 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.85%) AAT
11 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (30.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.32%) vSphere
4 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.39%) vCloud
5 4 (3.39%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (3.39%) XenApp
6 3 (2.54%) Docker
7 2 (1.69%) Firmware
7 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.85%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.85%) Samba
8 1 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.85%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (10.17%) SCCM
2 9 (7.63%) Puppet
3 7 (5.93%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.69%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.85%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.85%) MOM
5 1 (0.85%) NetApp OnCommand
5 1 (0.85%) Netcool
5 1 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.85%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.85%) SCOM
5 1 (0.85%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.85%) SCSM
5 1 (0.85%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (30.51%) VMware
2 33 (27.97%) Microsoft
3 21 (17.80%) Cisco
4 15 (12.71%) HP
5 13 (11.02%) Oracle
6 11 (9.32%) Citrix
7 8 (6.78%) Juniper
8 7 (5.93%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.08%) Splunk
10 5 (4.24%) Axway
10 5 (4.24%) F5
10 5 (4.24%) IBM
10 5 (4.24%) Informatica
10 5 (4.24%) Siebel
11 3 (2.54%) Becrypt
11 3 (2.54%) Lumension
11 3 (2.54%) Sun
12 2 (1.69%) New Relic
12 2 (1.69%) Palo Alto
12 2 (1.69%) ServiceNow
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