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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 419 406 409
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 17 28 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.077% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.13% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 14
Median daily rate £382 £230 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.08% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £160 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £500 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £300 £258
% change year-on-year
+29.16% +16.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +34.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £15.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -18.42%
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
21057 22355 22117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.05% 94.75% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15093 15692 15165
Median daily rate £450 £444 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 374 414
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +46 5 £380 -22.05% 5
Bromley - 2 £450 - 1
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Linux
3 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
4 10 (19.61%) SQL
4 10 (19.61%) Oracle
4 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server
5 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 9 (17.65%) Perl
5 9 (17.65%) C#
5 9 (17.65%) Java
5 9 (17.65%) Python
5 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 8 (15.69%) Cisco
6 8 (15.69%) Finance
7 7 (13.73%) Migration
7 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
8 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
8 6 (11.76%) QA
8 6 (11.76%) Office 365
9 5 (9.80%) Splunk
9 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
9 5 (9.80%) Puppet
9 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.80%) JIRA
9 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
9 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
9 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration

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 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Confluence
3 2 (3.92%) nginx
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Magento
1 2 (3.92%) Shopify
2 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Office 365
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) OneDrive
3 2 (3.92%) Yammer
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 4 (7.84%) LDAP
2 4 (7.84%) MPLS
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 3 (5.88%) Skype
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
4 2 (3.92%) Multicast
4 2 (3.92%) Network Security
4 2 (3.92%) SSH
4 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.92%) VPN
4 2 (3.92%) Wireless
5 1 (1.96%) FTP
5 1 (1.96%) HTTP
5 1 (1.96%) PBX
5 1 (1.96%) PSTN
5 1 (1.96%) SNMP
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) Hadoop
3 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) JIRA
2 4 (7.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.88%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.96%) Appium
5 1 (1.96%) Gatling
5 1 (1.96%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Billing
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Advertising
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
2 3 (5.88%) Regular Expression
3 2 (3.92%) Spring
3 2 (3.92%) Spring Integration
3 2 (3.92%) Spring Security
3 2 (3.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) J2EE
4 1 (1.96%) JDBC
4 1 (1.96%) Kafka
4 1 (1.96%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) Play Framework
4 1 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.96%) IVR
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
3 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 16 (31.37%) Linux
3 10 (19.61%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.84%) Unix
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.96%) Android
7 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.73%) Migration
3 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
4 4 (7.84%) Defect Management
4 4 (7.84%) ITIL
4 4 (7.84%) OO
4 4 (7.84%) SDLC
4 4 (7.84%) Time Management
4 4 (7.84%) Workflow
5 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) BDD
6 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.92%) Open Source
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) Scrum
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) C#
2 9 (17.65%) Java
2 9 (17.65%) Perl
2 9 (17.65%) Python
3 7 (13.73%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
5 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
7 1 (1.96%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (5.88%) CCNA
4 3 (5.88%) CCNP
4 3 (5.88%) MCITP
4 3 (5.88%) MCSE
4 3 (5.88%) MCTS
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.96%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.96%) Samba
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Puppet
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
3 1 (1.96%) logstash
3 1 (1.96%) Nagios
3 1 (1.96%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) Salt
3 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.96%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco
4 5 (9.80%) HP
4 5 (9.80%) Splunk
5 4 (7.84%) VMware
6 3 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.92%) Apple
7 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix
7 2 (3.92%) Demandware
7 2 (3.92%) F5
7 2 (3.92%) Google
7 2 (3.92%) Juniper
7 2 (3.92%) New Relic
7 2 (3.92%) Remedy
7 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.96%) Avaya
8 1 (1.96%) iManage
8 1 (1.96%) Palo Alto