The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Field Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Field Engineer
Rank 414 412 409
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Field Engineer 22 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.085% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.089% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 2
Median daily rate £120 £195 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -41.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £86 £105 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £268 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £250 £145
% change year-on-year
-56.00% +72.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £85.50 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+510.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.13 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -20.45%
Field Engineer
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21053 22365 22109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15087 15699 15159
Median daily rate £452 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 374 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Field Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Field Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Field Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Field Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Field Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Field Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Field Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Field Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Field Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Field Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Field Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
City of London +50 7 £128 -22.57%
Croydon - 4 £113 - 1
Enfield - 1 £105 -
Harrow - 1 £103 -
Hayes - 1 £105 -
Wembley - 1 £105 -
Greenwich - 1 £140 -
Field Engineer
England

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Field 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 London region featuring Field Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) EPoS
3 7 (20.00%) SLA
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Banking
5 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
5 4 (11.43%) NHS
5 4 (11.43%) MS Office
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.57%) LAN
6 3 (8.57%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) WAN
6 3 (8.57%) Retail
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
7 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
7 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Coaching
7 2 (5.71%) Office 365
7 2 (5.71%) SCSM
7 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) DHCP

Field Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) ATM
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) BGP
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) IPsec
3 1 (2.86%) IPv6
3 1 (2.86%) SAN
3 1 (2.86%) SMS
3 1 (2.86%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) EPoS
2 4 (11.43%) NHS
3 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) iPad
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.71%) Change Management
3 2 (5.71%) Coaching
3 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.71%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.86%) CRM
4 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.86%) Logistics
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) C#
1 1 (2.86%) C++
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.86%) VB
1 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) SCSM
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Ciena
3 1 (2.86%) Meraki
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Samsung
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