The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Technical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 245 259 236
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 15 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 8
Median daily rate £409 £400 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +135.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £14.20 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.20% +108.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.85 £27.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-49.63% +77.41%
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 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
7800 9372 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.77% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 5634 4840
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 438 463
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.76 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
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 the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Technical Engineer in the job title.

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Engineer across the South East region.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Engineer across the South East region.

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Berkshire +3 7 £313 +8.69% 7
Surrey +10 3 £435 +0.86% 5
Kent +5 2 £190 - 1
Hampshire +12 1 £460 +1.88%
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) Linux
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (24.00%) SAN
4 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 5 (20.00%) vCloud
5 5 (20.00%) vSphere
6 4 (16.00%) Network Security
6 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (12.00%) DNS
7 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.00%) Internet
7 3 (12.00%) DSLAM
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (12.00%) GPON
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.00%) HTTP
8 2 (8.00%) Node.js
8 2 (8.00%) F5
8 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (8.00%) VB6

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) SAN
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Network Security
3 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 3 (12.00%) DSLAM
3 3 (12.00%) GPON
3 3 (12.00%) Internet
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (8.00%) HTTP
4 2 (8.00%) MPLS
5 1 (4.00%) Broadband
5 1 (4.00%) DHCP
5 1 (4.00%) IPsec
5 1 (4.00%) LDAP
5 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (4.00%) SSL
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) DTS
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) German Language
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) DCOM
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) SAML
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Unix
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Project Management
2 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) MVC
3 1 (4.00%) BDD
3 1 (4.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Content Management
3 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (4.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (4.00%) Presales
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Software Optimisation
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
3 1 (4.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C#
1 2 (8.00%) Java
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) VB
1 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (8.00%) VB6
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) vCloud
2 5 (20.00%) vSphere
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.00%) Docker
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.00%) Netcool
1 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (8.00%) F5
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
4 1 (4.00%) Nortel
4 1 (4.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Veritas
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