The table below looks at the statistics for Chartered Engineer in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Chartered Engineer over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Engineer (CEng)
Rank 591 572 582
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing Chartered Engineer 15 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.013% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.076% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £450 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £275
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £43.75 - £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.66 - £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 - £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.75 - £37.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10658 9240 10108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.84% 17.53% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6062 5067 5208
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 479 624
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

Chartered Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Chartered Engineer within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Chartered Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Chartered Engineer within the UK.

Chartered Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Chartered Engineer within the UK.

Chartered Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Chartered Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Chartered Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chartered Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
England -11 11 - - 7
West Midlands - 3 - -
South East - 3 - - 1
Suffolk - 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
East of England - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - - - -
Scotland - - - -
London - - - - 1
Milton Keynes - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Templecombe - - - -
Woking - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Aberdeen - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Derby - - - - 1
Gloucester - - - -

Chartered Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Chartered Engineer also 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 that cited Chartered Engineer.

1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) C
5 8 (32.00%) Network Management
5 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (28.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (24.00%) Electronics
7 6 (24.00%) Project Management
7 6 (24.00%) C++
7 6 (24.00%) HND
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
7 6 (24.00%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
8 5 (20.00%) Military
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) SAP
9 4 (16.00%) EMC
10 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
10 3 (12.00%) Finance
10 3 (12.00%) Validation
10 3 (12.00%) Oracle
10 3 (12.00%) HTML
10 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
10 3 (12.00%) CITP

Chartered Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Chartered Engineer also 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 that cited Chartered Engineer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Documentum
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) Wireless
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) MPLS
2 1 (4.00%) X.400
2 1 (4.00%) X.500
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) Packet Switching
2 1 (4.00%) IPsec
2 1 (4.00%) 2G
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (4.00%) 4G
2 1 (4.00%) PABX
2 1 (4.00%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 6 (24.00%) Electronics
2 5 (20.00%) Military
3 3 (12.00%) Avionics
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Automotive
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Design Engineer
1 6 (24.00%) Java Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Design Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) EMC Design Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) EMC Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) HTML
1 3 (12.00%) HTML5
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (8.00%) WCF
2 2 (8.00%) WPF
2 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.00%) SOAP
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (24.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (12.00%) Physics
5 2 (8.00%) SCADA
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
6 1 (4.00%) PKI
6 1 (4.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Network Management
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Cyber Security
3 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (12.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.00%) Validation
5 2 (8.00%) UML
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) MVVM
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) C
2 7 (28.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) C++
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) XAML
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (24.00%) HND
5 3 (12.00%) CITP
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) EMC
2 4 (16.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Telerik
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Netezza
5 1 (4.00%) RightScale
5 1 (4.00%) Splunk
5 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Clearswift
5 1 (4.00%) VMware