The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Escalation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Escalation Engineer
Rank 60 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Escalation Engineer 18 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.99% 0.11% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 0.12% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 4
Median daily rate £375 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 - £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 - £413
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Escalation Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
834 842 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.26% 93.76% 91.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 429 436
Median daily rate £415 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 36 31
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Escalation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Escalation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Escalation Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Escalation Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Escalation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Escalation 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 Reading region featuring Escalation Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (57.14%) C#
4 11 (52.38%) VB.NET
4 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
5 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 9 (42.86%) Degree
5 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 9 (42.86%) German Language
5 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
6 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 7 (33.33%) Spanish Language
7 7 (33.33%) French Language
7 7 (33.33%) ADO.NET
7 7 (33.33%) CSS
7 7 (33.33%) DNS
7 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 6 (28.57%) Internet
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (28.57%) MCSE
8 6 (28.57%) XML
8 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server

Escalation Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (23.81%) Node.js
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 3 (14.29%) Drupal
3 3 (14.29%) Joomla!
3 3 (14.29%) WordPress
4 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (23.81%) Office 365
3 3 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) Internet
3 5 (23.81%) HTTP
4 4 (19.05%) Kerberos
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 3 (14.29%) LDAP
6 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.76%) DHCP
7 1 (4.76%) IPsec
7 1 (4.76%) IPv6
7 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (4.76%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (19.05%) Big Data
4 4 (19.05%) Datazen
4 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
4 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (42.86%) German Language
2 7 (33.33%) French Language
2 7 (33.33%) Spanish Language
3 5 (23.81%) Italian Language
3 5 (23.81%) Portuguese Language
4 4 (19.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 7 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) XML
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) XML Schema
6 4 (19.05%) ADO
6 4 (19.05%) Autofac
6 4 (19.05%) Castle Windsor
6 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
6 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 4 (19.05%) ODBC
6 4 (19.05%) OLE
6 4 (19.05%) OLE DB
6 4 (19.05%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (14.29%) DCOM
7 3 (14.29%) OAuth2
7 3 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (14.29%) PKI
4 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
2 8 (38.10%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Memory Management
3 4 (19.05%) Open Source
4 3 (14.29%) B2B
4 3 (14.29%) B2C
4 3 (14.29%) Coaching
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Content Development
6 1 (4.76%) Garbage Collection
6 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) VB.NET
3 8 (38.10%) PowerShell
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 5 (23.81%) C++
5 5 (23.81%) VB
6 4 (19.05%) Java
7 3 (14.29%) PHP
7 3 (14.29%) VB6
7 3 (14.29%) VBScript
8 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (4.76%) C
9 1 (4.76%) Python
9 1 (4.76%) R
9 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) MCAD
3 2 (9.52%) MCPD
3 2 (9.52%) MCSD
3 2 (9.52%) MCTS
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
1 3 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 2 (9.52%) Perfmon
3 1 (4.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) VMware