The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 237 214 211
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 30 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 4
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£273 £235 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.95% +5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £183 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 - £16.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £16.70
% change year-on-year
-38.00% +49.70%
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
9052 7833 7736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.35% 91.98% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5009 4144 3737
Average daily rate £375 £358 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 453 657
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.86 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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 - 14 £325 - 3
Berkshire +4 11 £225 -27.71% 6
Hampshire -18 3 - - 5
Buckinghamshire -12 2 - - 2
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (34.09%) ITIL
4 14 (31.82%) Degree
5 12 (27.27%) Apple
6 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
7 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
8 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 8 (18.18%) SLA
9 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
10 6 (13.64%) Internet
11 5 (11.36%) HP
11 5 (11.36%) Linux
11 5 (11.36%) .NET
11 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
11 5 (11.36%) VMware
12 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
12 4 (9.09%) SQL
12 4 (9.09%) SAN
13 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
13 3 (6.82%) UNIX
13 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
13 3 (6.82%) CSS
13 3 (6.82%) WAN
13 3 (6.82%) Cisco
13 3 (6.82%) LAN
13 3 (6.82%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
2 4 (9.09%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) WAN
3 3 (6.82%) LAN
4 2 (4.55%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (4.55%) 4G
4 2 (4.55%) Wireless
4 2 (4.55%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) 3G
5 1 (2.27%) Intranet
5 1 (2.27%) FTP
5 1 (2.27%) ATM
5 1 (2.27%) SMS
5 1 (2.27%) VoIP
5 1 (2.27%) WLAN
5 1 (2.27%) NAS
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.27%) SSH
5 1 (2.27%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (6.82%) Publishing
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) French Language
2 2 (4.55%) German Language
3 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.82%) CSS
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.36%) Linux
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) UNIX
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) AIX
7 1 (2.27%) Solaris
7 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (4.55%) Scrum
3 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.55%) Kanban
3 2 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (4.55%) Web Development
3 2 (4.55%) CRM
3 2 (4.55%) CMMI
4 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.27%) ITSM
4 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.27%) ERP
4 1 (2.27%) Release Management
4 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.27%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
2 2 (4.55%) C#
2 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CCNA
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) Apple
3 5 (11.36%) HP
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.27%) Nortel
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) McAfee
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Sun
5 1 (2.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (2.27%) Aruba
5 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.27%) Huawei
5 1 (2.27%) Mitel
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