The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Installations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Installation Engineer
Rank 623 604 602
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Installations Engineer 19 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.052% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.055% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 13
Median daily rate £159 £99 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.75% -56.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £85 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £234 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £158 £85 £186
% change year-on-year
+85.29% -54.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £18.75 £12.50 £39.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.06% -68.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.50 £8.75
% change year-on-year
- +42.80%

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
50257 53100 51246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32789 33386 31524
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 2035 2075
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Installations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Installations Engineer in the job title.

Installations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Installations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Installations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Installations Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Installations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Installations Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Installations Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Installations Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Installations Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Installations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 -7 17 £159 +44.31% 4
South East +7 5 £163 +78.08% 1
Yorkshire +6 4 £158 +85.29%
London +9 3 £319 +100.78% 2
North East -50 3 £275 +243.75%
Durham - 3 £275 -
West Yorkshire 0 2 £129 +51.47%
Leeds -5 2 £129 +51.47%
South Wales +16 1 - -
Wales +16 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +14 1 £160 +88.23%
Milton Keynes +12 1 £160 +88.23%
Kent +5 1 £225 -
South West +3 1 £125 -12.28%
Birmingham -10 1 £158 +85.29%
West Midlands -21 1 £158 +85.29%
East Midlands - 1 £100 -
Hampshire - 1 £163 -
Bristol - 1 £125 -
Barnsley - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 £158 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £100 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £100 -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £100 -
Oxford - 1 £100 -
Slough - 1 £425 -
Southampton - 1 £163 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £225 -
Berkshire - 1 £425 -

Installations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Installations Engineer 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 Installations Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) Windows
4 7 (20.00%) Migration
5 6 (17.14%) HP
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 6 (17.14%) Ciena
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco
6 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 5 (14.29%) Finance
6 5 (14.29%) SCCM
7 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
7 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 4 (11.43%) Symantec
7 4 (11.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
8 3 (8.57%) 4G
8 3 (8.57%) 3G
8 3 (8.57%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.57%) Linux
8 3 (8.57%) Ericsson
8 3 (8.57%) VLAN
9 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.71%) Mitel
9 2 (5.71%) Banking
9 2 (5.71%) IPv6
9 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (5.71%) DHCP
9 2 (5.71%) SNMP

Installations Engineer 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) 3G
1 3 (8.57%) 4G
1 3 (8.57%) Structured Cabling
1 3 (8.57%) VLAN
2 2 (5.71%) DHCP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) IPv6
2 2 (5.71%) SNMP
2 2 (5.71%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.86%) DVB
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) Multicast
3 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
1 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) EPoS
3 1 (2.86%) BBC
3 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) Change Control
3 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.86%) Change Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (2.86%) Image Processing
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Network Design
4 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.86%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Security Patching
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) MCITP
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSA
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Ciena
1 6 (17.14%) HP
2 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 4 (11.43%) Symantec
4 3 (8.57%) Ericsson
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.71%) Mitel
6 1 (2.86%) BT
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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