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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 428 402 422
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 13 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 18
Median daily rate £380 £288 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.17% +27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £187 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £478 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.85 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-44.60% +42.85%
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
21700 21910 22982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.98% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15416 15458 15936
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 348 435
Median hourly rate £17.37 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 27 September 2016.

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 27 September 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 +13 4 £588 +23.68% 3
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 10 (27.78%) Perl
3 10 (27.78%) Python
4 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (22.22%) LDAP
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 7 (19.44%) Regular Expression
6 7 (19.44%) Java
6 7 (19.44%) Unix
6 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
6 7 (19.44%) Knowledge Management
6 7 (19.44%) Mac OS
7 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) Oracle
7 6 (16.67%) SQL
7 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
7 6 (16.67%) Splunk
8 5 (13.89%) C#
8 5 (13.89%) Cisco
8 5 (13.89%) Finance
9 4 (11.11%) Migration
9 4 (11.11%) VMware
9 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
9 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
9 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
9 4 (11.11%) QA

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 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.56%) nginx
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) CloudStack
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
1 2 (5.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) LDAP
2 3 (8.33%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) MPLS
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) Multicast
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) BGP
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Flink
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
1 2 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Billing
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Regular Expression
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) Kafka
3 2 (5.56%) Spring
3 2 (5.56%) Spring Integration
3 2 (5.56%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.78%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Replication
2 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (55.56%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Mac OS
3 7 (19.44%) Unix
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) Android
7 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum
4 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.56%) API Integration
5 2 (5.56%) BDD
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.56%) Data Management
5 2 (5.56%) Defect Management
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) SDLC
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.78%) E-Discovery
6 1 (2.78%) Network Management
6 1 (2.78%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Perl
1 10 (27.78%) Python
2 9 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (19.44%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) C#
6 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCNA
4 2 (5.56%) CCNP
4 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
1 6 (16.67%) Splunk
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) HP
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Demandware
4 2 (5.56%) F5
4 2 (5.56%) Google
4 2 (5.56%) New Relic
4 2 (5.56%) Veeam
5 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.78%) Novell
5 1 (2.78%) Remedy
5 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds