The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 397 399 408
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 31 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 18
Average daily rate
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£230 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £156 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £275 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £17.25 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -
Technical 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
22291 22532 23252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.61% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15700 15338 15942
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 423 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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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 +5 4 £500 - 5
Croydon - 2 £185 -
Enfield - 1 £210 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
3 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
4 11 (23.40%) C#
4 11 (23.40%) SQL
4 11 (23.40%) Oracle
4 11 (23.40%) JIRA
5 9 (19.15%) VMware
6 8 (17.02%) Java
6 8 (17.02%) Linux
6 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
6 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
7 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (14.89%) Python
7 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
8 6 (12.77%) Workflow
8 6 (12.77%) Legal
8 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.77%) DNS
8 6 (12.77%) Cisco
8 6 (12.77%) Apple
8 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
8 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
8 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.77%) Puppet
9 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared
9 5 (10.64%) SDLC
9 5 (10.64%) Perl

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (8.51%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (8.51%) Lync
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Jetty
3 1 (2.13%) nginx
3 1 (2.13%) Confluence
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) JBoss
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) DNS
2 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 5 (10.64%) Firewall
3 4 (8.51%) LDAP
3 4 (8.51%) IP Telephony
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (6.38%) NAS
4 3 (6.38%) VPN
5 2 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.26%) VoIP
5 2 (4.26%) HTTP
5 2 (4.26%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.13%) Wireless
6 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.13%) DHCP
6 1 (2.13%) VLAN
6 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.13%) Multicast
6 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) JIRA
2 4 (8.51%) Selenium
2 4 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (8.51%) SoapUI
2 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
2 4 (8.51%) JMeter
3 3 (6.38%) Bugzilla
3 3 (6.38%) Trac
4 2 (4.26%) WebLOAD
4 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.26%) XMLSpy
5 1 (2.13%) Ant
5 1 (2.13%) JUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Subversion
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.13%) Hudson
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (12.77%) Legal
2 4 (8.51%) Billing
3 3 (6.38%) Law
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
5 1 (2.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
1 5 (10.64%) SOAP
1 5 (10.64%) Web Services
2 4 (8.51%) XML
3 2 (4.26%) Middleware
3 2 (4.26%) HTML
4 1 (2.13%) WCF
4 1 (2.13%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.51%) UNIX
5 3 (6.38%) Android
6 2 (4.26%) Debian
7 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.13%) CentOS
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Workflow
1 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (10.64%) SDLC
2 5 (10.64%) Automated Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
3 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Validation
3 4 (8.51%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) OO
3 4 (8.51%) Scrum
3 4 (8.51%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Time Management
3 4 (8.51%) Integration Testing
3 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.38%) Load Testing
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) C#
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.02%) Java
3 7 (14.89%) Python
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.64%) Perl
6 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.38%) Ruby
8 2 (4.26%) C++
8 2 (4.26%) VB
9 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CCSA
4 1 (2.13%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.13%) CCNP
4 1 (2.13%) CCIP
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) CCDA
4 1 (2.13%) CCENT
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.26%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 9 (19.15%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.77%) Cisco
4 6 (12.77%) Apple
5 5 (10.64%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) Dell
6 3 (6.38%) EMC
6 3 (6.38%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) Symantec
6 3 (6.38%) ArcSight
6 3 (6.38%) Websense
6 3 (6.38%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (4.26%) Polycom
7 2 (4.26%) NetApp
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.13%) Akamai
8 1 (2.13%) Remedy
8 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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