The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 516 509 487
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 79 61 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 41 36
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£300 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £135 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £240 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £12.30 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £24.30 £121.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -
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
47663 45698 43174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.51% 92.58% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 30861 28215 25922
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £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 1778 1844 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.78 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
London +7 28 £230 +2.22% 17
South East -8 19 £283 +24.17% 19
Yorkshire -16 10 £313 +68.91% 2
North West -23 7 - - 3
East Midlands +5 6 £180 -34.54% 3
East of England -2 4 £338 +77.63% 10
South West -13 4 £380 +8.57% 6
North East - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £380 - 1
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title.

1 98 (63.64%) Windows
2 55 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 48 (31.17%) Microsoft
4 43 (27.92%) VMware
5 33 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
7 29 (18.83%) Cisco
8 24 (15.58%) ITIL
9 23 (14.94%) HP
9 23 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 22 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 22 (14.29%) SQL
10 22 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 21 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 21 (13.64%) MS Office
11 21 (13.64%) Degree
12 20 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (12.34%) Citrix
14 18 (11.69%) Linux
14 18 (11.69%) JavaScript
15 17 (11.04%) Oracle
16 16 (10.39%) C#
16 16 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (10.39%) Workflow
17 15 (9.74%) DNS
17 15 (9.74%) Python
17 15 (9.74%) DV Cleared
17 15 (9.74%) SCCM
18 14 (9.09%) Java

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.14%) Oracle Workflow
3 10 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.55%) IIS
5 6 (3.90%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.95%) Lync
9 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.65%) Jetty
9 1 (0.65%) nginx
9 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.65%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (13.64%) MS Office
1 21 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.49%) Office 365
2 5 (3.25%) Google Analytics
2 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.30%) SaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.65%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.65%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.74%) DNS
2 13 (8.44%) LAN
3 12 (7.79%) WAN
3 12 (7.79%) SAN
4 11 (7.14%) Internet
5 9 (5.84%) Firewall
6 8 (5.19%) DHCP
6 8 (5.19%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.55%) IP Telephony
7 7 (4.55%) NAS
8 6 (3.90%) VPN
9 5 (3.25%) SMS
9 5 (3.25%) LDAP
9 5 (3.25%) Wireless
9 5 (3.25%) Cisco IPT
10 4 (2.60%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (2.60%) VoIP
10 4 (2.60%) HTTP
11 3 (1.95%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (1.95%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 11 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (9.09%) JIRA
2 11 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 11 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (2.60%) SoapUI
3 4 (2.60%) Selenium
3 4 (2.60%) JMeter
4 2 (1.30%) WebLOAD
4 2 (1.30%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.30%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.65%) JUnit
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.65%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) Maven
5 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
General
1 13 (8.44%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.19%) Finance
3 6 (3.90%) Legal
4 3 (1.95%) Retail
4 3 (1.95%) Law
5 2 (1.30%) Billing
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
5 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.30%) Front Office
6 1 (0.65%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Publishing
6 1 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Military
6 1 (0.65%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.65%) French Language
6 1 (0.65%) German Language
6 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.84%) HTML
2 6 (3.90%) CSS
2 6 (3.90%) Web Services
3 5 (3.25%) .NET
3 5 (3.25%) jQuery
3 5 (3.25%) HTML5
3 5 (3.25%) CSS3
3 5 (3.25%) SOAP
4 4 (2.60%) XML
5 2 (1.30%) Middleware
5 2 (1.30%) XMPP
5 2 (1.30%) JSP
5 2 (1.30%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.65%) WCF
6 1 (0.65%) Jinja
6 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.65%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 11 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.90%) Thin Client
2 6 (3.90%) Fat Client
2 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.25%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.25%) Clustering
4 3 (1.95%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.30%) Informatics
5 2 (1.30%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.30%) PKI
6 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.65%) Life Science
6 1 (0.65%) EPoS
6 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.65%) Telematics
6 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 98 (63.64%) Windows
2 33 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 20 (12.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (11.69%) Linux
6 16 (10.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.19%) UNIX
8 7 (4.55%) Windows XP
9 6 (3.90%) Android
9 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.25%) Windows 2000
10 5 (3.25%) Windows NT
11 4 (2.60%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.60%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.95%) Solaris
13 2 (1.30%) Windows Vista
13 2 (1.30%) CentOS
13 2 (1.30%) BlackBerry OS
14 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.58%) ITIL
2 16 (10.39%) Workflow
3 13 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (8.44%) Time Management
3 13 (8.44%) SDLC
4 12 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (7.79%) Automated Testing
4 12 (7.79%) Migration
5 11 (7.14%) OO
5 11 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 11 (7.14%) Scrum
6 9 (5.84%) Project Management
7 7 (4.55%) Change Management
7 7 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
8 6 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (3.90%) Analytics
8 6 (3.90%) Validation
8 6 (3.90%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.90%) Asset Management
8 6 (3.90%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.29%) SQL
2 18 (11.69%) JavaScript
3 16 (10.39%) C#
4 15 (9.74%) Python
5 14 (9.09%) Java
6 12 (7.79%) Perl
6 12 (7.79%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.84%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.95%) Ruby
9 2 (1.30%) VB
9 2 (1.30%) C++
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) VBScript
10 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.65%) X++
10 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 21 (13.64%) Degree
3 15 (9.74%) DV Cleared
4 11 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (4.55%) MCSE
7 6 (3.90%) CCNP
7 6 (3.90%) SC Cleared
8 5 (3.25%) CCNA
9 3 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.30%) MCP
10 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.65%) CCSA
11 1 (0.65%) CCVP
11 1 (0.65%) SCSA
11 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.65%) HND
11 1 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) QA
2 4 (2.60%) SLA
2 4 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.30%) JSP 440
System Software
1 55 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.79%) XenApp
4 9 (5.84%) vSphere
5 7 (4.55%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (3.25%) BitLocker
7 5 (3.25%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.60%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.65%) XenServer
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (9.74%) SCCM
2 12 (7.79%) Puppet
3 4 (2.60%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.30%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.65%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.65%) Foglight
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.65%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.65%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.65%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.65%) vMotion
Vendors
1 48 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 43 (27.92%) VMware
3 29 (18.83%) Cisco
4 23 (14.94%) HP
5 19 (12.34%) Citrix
6 17 (11.04%) Oracle
7 8 (5.19%) Apple
8 7 (4.55%) Dell
9 6 (3.90%) Nokia
9 6 (3.90%) AppSense
10 5 (3.25%) Google
10 5 (3.25%) Adobe
10 5 (3.25%) Wyse
11 4 (2.60%) ArcSight
11 4 (2.60%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 3 (1.95%) Cyber-Ark
12 3 (1.95%) Huawei
12 3 (1.95%) NetApp
12 3 (1.95%) Symantec
12 3 (1.95%) Remedy
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