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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Engineer
England / South East
Rank 214 217 249
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 13 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 9
Median daily rate £325 £300 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £200 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £160.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.93 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +35.44%

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
6992 8201 9076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.56% 94.46% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4073 4985 4859
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 393 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.11 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +7 6 £348 -8.55% 5
Hampshire - 3 £325 - 2
Surrey - 2 £294 -
Kent 0 1 £145 -27.50% 1
Technical Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
4 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
5 6 (23.08%) SSL
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL
5 6 (23.08%) Firewall
5 6 (23.08%) SAN
5 6 (23.08%) vSphere
6 5 (19.23%) vCloud
6 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (19.23%) IPsec
6 5 (19.23%) Linux
6 5 (19.23%) VPN
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 4 (15.38%) MPLS
7 4 (15.38%) CentOS
7 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (11.54%) F5
8 3 (11.54%) GPON
8 3 (11.54%) Degree
8 3 (11.54%) DSLAM
8 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 3 (11.54%) SNMP

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 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) SSL
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (19.23%) IPsec
3 5 (19.23%) VPN
4 4 (15.38%) MPLS
5 3 (11.54%) DSLAM
5 3 (11.54%) GPON
5 3 (11.54%) LAN
5 3 (11.54%) SNMP
5 3 (11.54%) WAN
6 2 (7.69%) BGP
6 2 (7.69%) OSPF
6 2 (7.69%) VoIP
6 2 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (3.85%) DSL
7 1 (3.85%) L2TP
7 1 (3.85%) X.21
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (3.85%) REST
1 1 (3.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) NHS
2 2 (7.69%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) CentOS
3 4 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Coaching
3 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) DDoS Mitigation
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Fault Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITSM
4 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) Microservices
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Network Management
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Stress Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (3.85%) CCDP
5 1 (3.85%) CCIE
5 1 (3.85%) CCIP
5 1 (3.85%) CCSA
5 1 (3.85%) CCSE
5 1 (3.85%) HP ASE
5 1 (3.85%) HP MASE
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.85%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.85%) JNCIE
5 1 (3.85%) MCDST
5 1 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) vSphere
2 5 (19.23%) vCloud
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) Docker
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) EMC
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) LANDesk
5 2 (7.69%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.85%) Acronis
6 1 (3.85%) Aruba
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.85%) Veeam