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 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Engineer
Rank 242 231 233
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 33 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.22% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.24% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £299 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £270 £331
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-51.92% -5.45%
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
9157 8491 8122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.47% 92.19% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5544 4748 4306
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 425 497
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% -5.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 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 4 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
Surrey - 9 £475 - 2
Berkshire -10 6 £243 -35.33% 2
Hampshire - 6 £425 -
Buckinghamshire -11 4 £400 +33.33%
Oxfordshire -15 3 £320 -20.00% 2
Kent - 2 £350 -
West Sussex - 2 £338 - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Project Engineer
England

Project Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) VMware
3 12 (22.64%) Project Management
4 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (15.09%) Cisco
5 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
5 8 (15.09%) UNIX
6 7 (13.21%) Perl
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (13.21%) Automotive
6 7 (13.21%) Migration
7 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
7 6 (11.32%) Degree
7 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (11.32%) EMC
7 6 (11.32%) Citrix
7 6 (11.32%) Linux
8 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
8 5 (9.43%) SQL
8 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
8 5 (9.43%) SAN
8 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
8 5 (9.43%) Process Management
8 5 (9.43%) Symantec
8 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
8 5 (9.43%) Change Control
9 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (7.55%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.77%) Lync
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (9.43%) SAN
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
2 4 (7.55%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (5.66%) 4G
3 3 (5.66%) LTE
3 3 (5.66%) 2G
3 3 (5.66%) 3G
3 3 (5.66%) Ethernet
3 3 (5.66%) SDH
4 2 (3.77%) WAN
4 2 (3.77%) VPN
4 2 (3.77%) Wireless
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.89%) NAS
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.89%) VoIP
5 1 (1.89%) LDAP
5 1 (1.89%) LAN
5 1 (1.89%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.66%) MS Access
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.77%) CANoe
2 1 (1.89%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
2 7 (13.21%) Automotive
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Banking
4 3 (5.66%) Military
4 3 (5.66%) Legal
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Middleware
2 3 (5.66%) XML
3 2 (3.77%) COM+
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) SAML
4 1 (1.89%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.89%) EPoS
2 1 (1.89%) PKI
2 1 (1.89%) SCADA
2 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.89%) CMDB
2 1 (1.89%) Telematics
2 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) UNIX
4 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.32%) Linux
6 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (7.55%) Solaris
7 4 (7.55%) SUSE
8 1 (1.89%) Android
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Project Management
2 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 5 (9.43%) Process Management
3 5 (9.43%) Change Control
4 4 (7.55%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (7.55%) CAD
4 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
4 4 (7.55%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.66%) Server Building
6 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.89%) Security Architecture
6 1 (1.89%) Network Management
6 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL
6 1 (1.89%) ERP
6 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.89%) Change Management
6 1 (1.89%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.89%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) Perl
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) C++
3 1 (1.89%) VBScript
3 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) MCSE
4 2 (3.77%) CCNA
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CCSA
5 1 (1.89%) CCSE
5 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) HNC
5 1 (1.89%) HND
5 1 (1.89%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
2 6 (11.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (5.66%) XenApp
5 2 (3.77%) vSphere
6 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (7.55%) NetBackup
1 4 (7.55%) Puppet
1 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (3.77%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) WSUS
3 1 (1.89%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) VMware
2 8 (15.09%) Cisco
3 6 (11.32%) EMC
3 6 (11.32%) Citrix
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.43%) Symantec
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle
6 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) McAfee
8 1 (1.89%) Websense
8 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.89%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.89%) Tufin
8 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.89%) Apple
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) Avaya
8 1 (1.89%) Juniper