The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Engineer
Rank 236 239 231
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 31 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.092% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.10% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Average daily rate
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£333 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £340 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -49.01%
Project 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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9227 8947 7837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.70% 91.89% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5072 4916 3900
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 474 613
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £48.33 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Project Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Project Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Project Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Project Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Project Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Project Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Project Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Project Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Project Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Berkshire +15 12 £275 -18.51%
Hampshire - 7 £453 - 2
Kent - 4 - -
Surrey - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £225 -
West Sussex - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Project Engineer
England

Project Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Project 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 Project Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 11 (23.91%) UNIX
3 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
4 9 (19.57%) Perl
4 9 (19.57%) Cisco
4 9 (19.57%) Project Management
5 8 (17.39%) VMware
6 7 (15.22%) Finance
6 7 (15.22%) Firewall
6 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (15.22%) Citrix
7 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
7 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
7 6 (13.04%) Java
7 6 (13.04%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
8 5 (10.87%) C
8 5 (10.87%) SOAP
8 5 (10.87%) Firmware
8 5 (10.87%) 3G
8 5 (10.87%) DNS
8 5 (10.87%) Solaris
8 5 (10.87%) NFS
8 5 (10.87%) CCNP
8 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.87%) 2G
8 5 (10.87%) Banking
8 5 (10.87%) Redknee

Project Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Project 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 Project Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.17%) IIS
1 1 (2.17%) Apache
1 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.04%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (10.87%) 2G
3 5 (10.87%) DNS
3 5 (10.87%) 3G
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (8.70%) LTE
4 4 (8.70%) 4G
5 3 (6.52%) DAB
5 3 (6.52%) SAN
6 2 (4.35%) DSLAM
6 2 (4.35%) DSL
6 2 (4.35%) DVB
6 2 (4.35%) ADSL
6 2 (4.35%) Broadband
6 2 (4.35%) ADSL2+
6 2 (4.35%) LLU
6 2 (4.35%) SHDSL
7 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MS Access
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Subversion
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 23 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 5 (10.87%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Military
5 2 (4.35%) Back Office
6 1 (2.17%) Front Office
6 1 (2.17%) Retail
6 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) SOAP
2 4 (8.70%) XML
2 4 (8.70%) Qt
3 1 (2.17%) XHTML
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) MPEG
4 1 (2.17%) PMI
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) UNIX
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
4 4 (8.70%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) AIX
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Android
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Service Delivery
2 9 (19.57%) Project Management
3 4 (8.70%) Migration
4 3 (6.52%) Information Management
5 2 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.35%) Information Security
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma
5 2 (4.35%) Change Control
5 2 (4.35%) Test Strategy
5 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.35%) Use Case
6 1 (2.17%) Time Management
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.17%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) Perl
2 6 (13.04%) Java
3 5 (10.87%) C
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) C++
4 4 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (2.17%) VBScript
5 1 (2.17%) VB
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) CCNP
1 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) CCNA
2 4 (8.70%) HNC
2 4 (8.70%) HND
3 3 (6.52%) CCSA
3 3 (6.52%) CCSE
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) GNVQ
4 2 (4.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.35%) QA
1 2 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.35%) GPG13
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) NFS
2 5 (10.87%) Firmware
3 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.35%) Squid
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) XenServer
5 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.17%) Samba
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Cisco
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Citrix
4 6 (13.04%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.87%) Redknee
6 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (4.35%) Websense
8 2 (4.35%) Blue Coat
8 2 (4.35%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.17%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (2.17%) Huawei
9 1 (2.17%) EMC
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle
9 1 (2.17%) SAP
9 1 (2.17%) Avaya
9 1 (2.17%) Ericsson
9 1 (2.17%) Nokia
9 1 (2.17%) Siemens