The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Engineering Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Engineering Manager
Rank 615 651 623
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -28
Contract jobs requiring an Engineering Manager 38 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.021% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.022% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 11
Median daily rate £365 £366 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £248 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £421 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £366 £388
% change year-on-year
+17.74% -5.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £45.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Engineering Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Engineering Manager in the job title.

Engineering Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Engineering Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Engineering Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Engineering Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Engineering Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Engineering Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Engineering Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Engineering Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Engineering Manager
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Engineering Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +37 37 £389 +6.14% 16
London +10 20 £365 +8.55% 5
South East +24 7 £365 +14.06% 1
West Sussex +7 4 £365 +14.06%
Gatwick - 4 £365 -
Croydon - 4 £365 -
Yorkshire - 4 £475 - 4
Tyne and Wear - 2 £475 -
West Midlands - 2 £431 -
North East - 2 £475 -
Birmingham - 2 £431 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 3
West Yorkshire - 2 £475 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £475 -
Reading - 2 £406 -
Sheffield - 2 £450 - 3
Berkshire - 2 £406 -
Derbyshire - 1 £338 -
Essex - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £575 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £275 -
Derby - 1 £338 -
Scotland - 1 £275 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £338 - 2

Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Engineering Manager 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 featuring Engineering Manager in the job title.

1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) Project Management
3 17 (37.78%) PRINCE2
4 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
4 16 (35.56%) Degree
5 13 (28.89%) .NET
5 13 (28.89%) Finance
5 13 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (26.67%) IIS
6 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (24.44%) Scrum
7 11 (24.44%) Windows
7 11 (24.44%) DevOps
8 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (22.22%) Manufacturing
8 10 (22.22%) Banking
9 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 9 (20.00%) Open Source
9 9 (20.00%) Puppet
10 8 (17.78%) Hudson
10 8 (17.78%) Ansible
10 8 (17.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (17.78%) MSBuild
10 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
10 8 (17.78%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (17.78%) TeamCity

Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.44%) Confluence
3 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.22%) AutoCAD
4 1 (2.22%) MS Office
4 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) GitHub
3 2 (4.44%) IaaS
3 2 (4.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) SAN
1 1 (2.22%) SMTP
1 1 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (17.78%) Hudson
1 8 (17.78%) MSBuild
1 8 (17.78%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (17.78%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
2 10 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Arabic Language
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) French Language
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) .NET
2 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
2 4 (8.89%) CSS
2 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) HTML5
2 4 (8.89%) jQuery
2 4 (8.89%) REST
2 4 (8.89%) SOAP
3 2 (4.44%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Contactless
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) EMC VNX
3 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) Project Management
3 17 (37.78%) PRINCE2
4 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
5 13 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (24.44%) DevOps
7 11 (24.44%) Scrum
8 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 9 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (20.00%) Open Source
10 7 (15.56%) Microservices
11 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
12 5 (11.11%) ITIL
12 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 5 (11.11%) Waterfall
13 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
13 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
13 4 (8.89%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) C#
2 4 (8.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.44%) PMP
4 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (2.22%) APMP
5 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.22%) Firmware
1 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Puppet
2 8 (17.78%) Ansible
2 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.22%) vRealize
3 1 (2.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Brocade
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) Dell
3 1 (2.22%) EMC
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Symantec
3 1 (2.22%) Veritas
3 1 (2.22%) VMware
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Oliver Bernard
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