The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Technical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Engineer
England / London
Rank 378 379 372
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 18 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 26
Median daily rate £380 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £168 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £484 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £130.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +526.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.93 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +35.44%

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
18340 20393 20020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.80% 95.07% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13137 14442 14116
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 308 329
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Technical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Technical 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 Technical Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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 £325 +8.33% 2
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, Technical 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 Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 11 (25.58%) Perl
3 11 (25.58%) Unix
3 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
3 11 (25.58%) VMware
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco
4 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (20.93%) Regular Expression
5 9 (20.93%) Python
5 9 (20.93%) Shell Script
5 9 (20.93%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
6 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
6 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
7 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (16.28%) Splunk
7 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (16.28%) Migration
8 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
9 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (11.63%) LAN
9 5 (11.63%) WAN
9 5 (11.63%) CCNA
9 5 (11.63%) MCSE
9 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
10 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure

Technical 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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.98%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) SAS
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.33%) Confluence
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) LAN
1 5 (11.63%) WAN
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 4 (9.30%) Wireless
3 3 (6.98%) LDAP
4 2 (4.65%) DMS-100
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 2 (4.65%) DPNSS
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) Q.931
4 2 (4.65%) VPN
5 1 (2.33%) BGP
5 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
5 1 (2.33%) HTTP
5 1 (2.33%) IPsec
5 1 (2.33%) SAN
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.98%) Big Data
2 3 (6.98%) Flink
2 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.98%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) JIRA
1 1 (2.33%) NUnit
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Front Office
3 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) Regular Expression
2 3 (6.98%) Kafka
2 3 (6.98%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) RESTful
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.65%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (4.65%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Linux
3 11 (25.58%) Unix
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
5 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.98%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.65%) Android
8 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.33%) CentOS
9 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Knowledge Management
2 7 (16.28%) Migration
3 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.30%) Data Management
4 3 (6.98%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (6.98%) Data Engineering
4 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.98%) Scrum
5 2 (4.65%) DevOps
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) Line Management
5 2 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.33%) Benchmarking
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.33%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (2.33%) Service Management
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) Perl
2 9 (20.93%) Python
2 9 (20.93%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) C
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) Groovy
6 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) CCNA
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (11.63%) MCSE
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) vCloud
4 2 (4.65%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Backup Exec
1 4 (9.30%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.65%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) VMware
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.28%) Splunk
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) NetApp
4 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.65%) GENBAND
5 2 (4.65%) Nokia
5 2 (4.65%) Nortel
5 2 (4.65%) Remedy
5 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe
6 1 (2.33%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.33%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.33%) Sophos
6 1 (2.33%) Symantec
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam
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