The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 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
Technical Engineer
Rank 89 90 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.21% 0.077% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.084% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£369 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -
Technical Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1316 1197 1161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.03% 92.29% 92.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 720 687
Average daily rate £400 £353 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -2.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £222 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 52 60
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £19.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -14.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.10 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Technical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey 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
Guildford - 1 £275 - 3
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Technical Engineer
South East

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Informatics
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) NAS
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) MCP

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) Test-First Development
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Kanban
1 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (20.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cadence
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