The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Hardware Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Hardware Engineer
England / London
Rank 382 416 411
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 24 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.043% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.045% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
Median daily rate £128 £181 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.65% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £133 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £313 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £130 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
-52.72% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £31.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +129.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £31.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £31.50 £14.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -59.71%

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
18431 20097 20183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.79% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 14255 14185
Median daily rate £475 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 299 332
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Hardware Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Hardware Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Hardware Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Hardware Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Hardware Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Hardware Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hardware Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Hardware Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Hardware Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hardware 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 Hardware Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 +3 4 £128 -5.55%
Greenford - 2 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Hardware Engineer
England

Hardware Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 London region featuring Hardware Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (76.47%) HP
2 13 (25.49%) Pay per click
3 11 (21.57%) Windows
4 7 (13.73%) SLA
5 5 (9.80%) Driving Licence
6 4 (7.84%) Samsung
7 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
7 3 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.88%) MS Office
7 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
8 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.92%) LAN
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) DHCP
8 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.92%) DNS
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL
8 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.92%) SAN
8 2 (3.92%) Internet
8 2 (3.92%) Sophos
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management

Hardware 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 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) DHCP
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) SAN
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (3.92%) Banking
1 2 (3.92%) Front Office
1 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Electronics
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Pay per click
2 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.92%) Change Management
3 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL
3 2 (3.92%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (3.92%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.96%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) HP
2 4 (7.84%) Samsung
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) Dell
4 2 (3.92%) Sophos
4 2 (3.92%) VMware
5 1 (1.96%) EMC
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