The first table below looks at the demand for the Engineering Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Engineering Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Engineering Manager
Rank 570 566 567
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Engineering Manager 10 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.006% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.006% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -48.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £325 £285
% change year-on-year
+38.46% +14.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

Engineering Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Engineering Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Engineering Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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 -6 10 £425 - 14
London +8 7 £413 - 1
South East -3 3 £450 - 6
Hampshire - 3 £450 - 4
Nottinghamshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 4
Manchester - - - - 2
Nottingham - - - -
Poole - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Chalfont St Giles - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Havant - - - - 3
Leeds - - - - 1

Engineering Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Engineering Manager 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 Engineering Manager in their job title.

1 9 (47.37%) Avaya
1 9 (47.37%) IP Telephony
2 8 (42.11%) PBX
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Unified Communications
3 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
4 6 (31.58%) Acme Packet
5 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) HNC
6 3 (15.79%) Project Management
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) VoIP
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Banking
8 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
8 1 (5.26%) REST
8 1 (5.26%) Robotium
8 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
8 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
8 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (5.26%) Calabash
8 1 (5.26%) eggPlant
8 1 (5.26%) JIRA

Engineering Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Engineering Manager 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 Engineering Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) IP Telephony
2 8 (42.11%) PBX
3 7 (36.84%) Unified Communications
4 2 (10.53%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) HTTP
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) JBehave
1 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.26%) Robotium
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) Calabash
1 1 (5.26%) eggPlant
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) PMI
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.53%) Scrum
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.26%) BDD
4 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) HNC
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IIBA
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Avaya
2 6 (31.58%) Acme Packet
3 1 (5.26%) Cognizant
Aldershot
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
South East England
Huxley Associates
Rate: £37 - £47 per hour
Posted: 26 days ago