The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Hardware Engineer
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £90
UK excluding London median daily rate £139 £190 £225
% change year-on-year
-26.97% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £40.15 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-42.71% +301.50%
Hardware Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
619 737 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.97% 92.01% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 384 280
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 64 49
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Hardware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Hardware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Hardware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Hardware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Hardware 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Xen
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) XenServer
2 2 (40.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP