The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank - - 87
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £300
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%
Technical Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
946 892 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 92.56% 94.49% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 487 620
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 45 31
Average hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.45% +106.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £45.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) SCOrch
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) AdminStudio
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco