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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Engineering Manager
UK
Rank 578 602 591
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Engineering Manager 22 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.031% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.033% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 10
Median daily rate £550 £413 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £353 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £580 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £61.77 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.54% -
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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +29 21 £550 +33.33% 15
South East +28 11 £550 +37.50% 3
Hampshire - 9 £550 - 2
Leeds - 7 - - 2
Fareham - 7 £550 -
Yorkshire - 7 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 7 - - 2
London +2 2 £575 +12.19% 5
West Sussex - 2 £373 -
Bedfordshire +5 1 £425 -22.72%
East of England +5 1 £425 -22.72%
Hook - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £425 -
Crawley - 1 £365 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £380 -
Feltham - 1 - -

Engineering Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 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%) Project Management
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Finance
3 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
4 16 (26.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (26.23%) Degree
4 16 (26.23%) Windows
4 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
5 14 (22.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (21.31%) Windows Server
6 13 (21.31%) .NET
6 13 (21.31%) IIS
6 13 (21.31%) Configuration Management
7 12 (19.67%) VMware
8 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
8 11 (18.03%) Cisco
8 11 (18.03%) Scrum
8 11 (18.03%) Banking
9 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (16.39%) SQL
9 10 (16.39%) DevOps
9 10 (16.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (16.39%) Open Source
10 9 (14.75%) Puppet
10 9 (14.75%) MSBuild
10 9 (14.75%) Hudson
10 9 (14.75%) Opscode Chef
10 9 (14.75%) Ansible
10 9 (14.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (14.75%) Data Centre

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 13 (21.31%) IIS
2 4 (6.56%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.64%) Mule
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.28%) MS Office
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) IaaS
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
3 1 (1.64%) PaaS
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
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 9 (14.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 9 (14.75%) Hudson
1 9 (14.75%) MSBuild
1 9 (14.75%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (14.75%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.64%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 11 (18.03%) Banking
2 11 (18.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.64%) Automotive
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) .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
3 1 (1.64%) Middleware
3 1 (1.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.84%) FlexPod
3 5 (8.20%) Contactless
4 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.56%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) iSeries
7 1 (1.64%) Economics
7 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.56%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (36.07%) Project Management
2 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
3 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
3 16 (26.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (22.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (21.31%) Configuration Management
6 11 (18.03%) Scrum
7 10 (16.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (16.39%) DevOps
7 10 (16.39%) Open Source
8 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.75%) ITIL
8 9 (14.75%) Post-Production
9 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.20%) Microservices
10 5 (8.20%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.56%) C#
4 2 (3.28%) Java
5 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) Degree
2 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) PMP
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Ansible
1 9 (14.75%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (14.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) VMware
2 11 (18.03%) Cisco
3 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.84%) Avaya
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.64%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.64%) Siemens
West London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: Daily rate
Posted: 5 days ago