The table below looks at the statistics for the Installations Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Installations Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Installation Engineer
Rank 606 580 567
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Installations Engineer 20 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.062% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.065% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 10
Average daily rate £320 £283 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% +16.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £153 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £360 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £267 £209
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +27.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £10.00 £17.13 £14.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.60% +14.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £14.13 £14.92
% change year-on-year
-29.20% -5.34%

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
48620 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31221 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Installations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 11 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Installations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Installations Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Installations Engineer
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Installations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -13 17 £350 +27.44% 3
London +3 6 £363 +23.40% 2
East of England +6 5 - -
East Midlands - 3 £275 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
City of London +36 2 £275 -57.69%
Wales -9 2 £290 -
South Wales -11 2 £290 -
South East +14 1 £350 +122.22% 1
Berkshire +8 1 £350 -
Reading -4 1 £350 -
Newport -5 1 £290 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £275 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £275 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -

Installations Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Installations Engineer 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 Installations Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (22.58%) EPoS
2 11 (17.74%) Chip and PIN
3 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.52%) SCCM
4 8 (12.90%) Windows
5 7 (11.29%) MS Office
6 6 (9.68%) LAN
6 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
7 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
7 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
7 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
8 4 (6.45%) Network Design
8 4 (6.45%) Degree
8 4 (6.45%) Project Management
8 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
8 4 (6.45%) ITIL
8 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
9 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.84%) HP
9 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.84%) AutoCAD
9 3 (4.84%) PRINCE
9 3 (4.84%) Time Management
9 3 (4.84%) JSP 440
9 3 (4.84%) BICSI Certification
9 3 (4.84%) BICSI RCDD
9 3 (4.84%) Leaflet
9 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
10 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012

Installations Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Installations Engineer 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 Installations Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) LiveCycle
1 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.84%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.61%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Endur
1 1 (1.61%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) LAN
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) Broadband
3 1 (1.61%) DVB
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) LDAP
3 1 (1.61%) Skype
3 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.61%) Banking
2 1 (1.61%) Local Government
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) Leaflet
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.61%) SOAP
2 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) EPoS
2 11 (17.74%) Chip and PIN
3 6 (9.68%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) 3D Printing
5 1 (1.61%) BBC
5 1 (1.61%) CESG
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.61%) CMDB
5 1 (1.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.23%) Linux
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (6.45%) ITIL
1 4 (6.45%) Network Design
1 4 (6.45%) Project Management
2 3 (4.84%) PRINCE
2 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
2 3 (4.84%) Time Management
3 2 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.61%) Change Management
4 1 (1.61%) Data Migration
4 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.61%) ETRM
4 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (1.61%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.61%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (1.61%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.61%) Security Patching
4 1 (1.61%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) C
1 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.45%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) BICSI Certification
3 3 (4.84%) BICSI RCDD
3 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) CCNP
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.61%) HNC
5 1 (1.61%) MCITP
5 1 (1.61%) MCP
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) SCOM
2 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) HP
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco
3 2 (3.23%) Ericsson
3 2 (3.23%) Intel Security
3 2 (3.23%) Mitel
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe
4 1 (1.61%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.61%) BT
4 1 (1.61%) Cognos
4 1 (1.61%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) NEC
4 1 (1.61%) OpenText
4 1 (1.61%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.61%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) Symantec
4 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.61%) VMware
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