The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 47 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.63% 0.45% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£392 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
441 211 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.23% 95.05% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 101 221
Average daily rate £350 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 41
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -47.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.00 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Technical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Technical Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (50.00%) Altiris
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
1 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware