The table below looks at the statistics for the Hardware Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hardware Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Hardware Engineer
Rank 388 398 378
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Hardware Engineer 15 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.067% 0.033% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.036% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
Average daily rate
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£220 £170 £121
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +40.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £154 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £178 £183
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £91 £145
% change year-on-year
+197.93% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £13.00 £35.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.15 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+208.84% -3.70%
Hardware 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
20668 22384 20066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.44% 92.72% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14201 15504 13595
Average daily rate £445 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 402 410
Average hourly rate £18.60 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.65 £39.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

Hardware Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hardware Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 3 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Hardware Engineer
England

Hardware Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Hardware 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 Hardware Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (40.91%) HP
2 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 5 (22.73%) Fujitsu Siemens
4 5 (22.73%) HP SIM
4 5 (22.73%) Change Control
4 5 (22.73%) Siemens
4 5 (22.73%) Compaq
4 5 (22.73%) Dell
4 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Retail
7 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (4.55%) CMS
7 1 (4.55%) SUSE
7 1 (4.55%) VMware
7 1 (4.55%) Veritas
7 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.55%) Nagios
7 1 (4.55%) Reuters
7 1 (4.55%) Bloomberg
7 1 (4.55%) BGP
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) JBoss

Hardware Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Hardware 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 Hardware Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Eikon
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) BGP
1 1 (4.55%) NAS
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) SUSE
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Asset Management
1 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 5 (22.73%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) HP APS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP SIM
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) Compaq
2 5 (22.73%) Dell
2 5 (22.73%) Siemens
2 5 (22.73%) Fujitsu Siemens
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas
3 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.55%) Reuters
3 1 (4.55%) Bloomberg
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Intel
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
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