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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Engineering Manager
UK
Rank 556 604 613
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Engineering Manager 30 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.035% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.037% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 5
Median daily rate £550 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £394 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £690 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £61.77 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £61.77 - -

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
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 18 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +63 29 £550 +4.76% 9
South East +26 12 £550 +31.39%
Hampshire - 10 £550 -
London +17 8 £475 -20.83% 6
Yorkshire - 8 £450 -
Fareham - 8 £550 -
Leeds - 8 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £450 -
Scotland +29 1 - - 1
East of England +8 1 £425 -22.72% 1
Bedfordshire +5 1 £425 -22.72%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £525 +27.27%
West Sussex - 1 £380 -
Gatwick - 1 £380 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £525 -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1

Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Project Management
3 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
4 15 (24.59%) Finance
5 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (21.31%) VMware
6 13 (21.31%) PRINCE2
6 13 (21.31%) Windows
7 11 (18.03%) Degree
7 11 (18.03%) Scrum
7 11 (18.03%) ITIL
7 11 (18.03%) Cisco
7 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
7 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
8 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
8 10 (16.39%) .NET
8 10 (16.39%) IIS
9 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
9 9 (14.75%) DevOps
10 8 (13.11%) IaaS
10 8 (13.11%) SQL
11 7 (11.48%) Java
11 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
11 7 (11.48%) Avaya
11 7 (11.48%) Banking
11 7 (11.48%) Manufacturing
11 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (9.84%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 10 (16.39%) IIS
2 5 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.56%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.56%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.28%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) Firewall
1 6 (9.84%) LAN
1 6 (9.84%) MPLS
1 6 (9.84%) Remote Desktop
1 6 (9.84%) WAN
2 1 (1.64%) DVB
2 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (9.84%) Hudson
1 6 (9.84%) MSBuild
1 6 (9.84%) Octopus Deploy
1 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (9.84%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.64%) Ant
2 1 (1.64%) Gerrit
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Banking
2 7 (11.48%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) .NET
2 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
2 4 (6.56%) CSS
2 4 (6.56%) HTML
2 4 (6.56%) HTML5
2 4 (6.56%) jQuery
2 4 (6.56%) REST
2 4 (6.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) FlexPod
3 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) Contactless
5 2 (3.28%) iSeries
6 1 (1.64%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.64%) Economics
6 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.64%) IVR
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) STB
6 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.51%) Project Management
3 16 (26.23%) Software Engineering
4 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (21.31%) PRINCE2
6 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
6 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (18.03%) ITIL
6 11 (18.03%) Scrum
7 9 (14.75%) DevOps
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.84%) Open Source
9 6 (9.84%) Post-Production
9 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
11 4 (6.56%) Matrix Management
11 4 (6.56%) Quality Management
11 4 (6.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) SQL
2 7 (11.48%) Java
3 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.56%) C#
5 2 (3.28%) F#
5 2 (3.28%) Haskell
5 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.28%) Scala
6 1 (1.64%) C
6 1 (1.64%) Perl
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.92%) PMP
3 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Ansible
1 6 (9.84%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) VMware
2 11 (18.03%) Cisco
3 7 (11.48%) Avaya
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.64%) Siemens
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