The table below looks at the statistics for the Project 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 Project Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Engineer
Rank 576 555 551
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 50 50 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.098% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 28
Average daily rate £375 £275 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -16.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £186 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £265 £333
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -20.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.74 £25.00 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £25.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.24 £25.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.96% -28.57%

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
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
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% -

Project Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Project Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Project Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Project Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Project Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Project Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Project Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Project Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 14 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -11 47 £375 +36.36% 30
London +13 17 £350 +9.80% 8
South East +6 13 £378 +19.84% 3
North West -2 11 £375 +14.94% 2
Hampshire +13 8 £400 +26.98% 2
Chorley - 5 £375 -
Lancashire - 5 £375 -
East Midlands - 4 £310 - 5
Merseyside - 4 £425 -
Farnborough - 4 £400 -
Derbyshire - 4 £310 - 2
City of London +48 3 £375 +66.66% 1
Liverpool - 3 £425 -
East of England -3 2 £309 +21.17% 2
Scotland -7 2 £95 -65.45%
South West -9 2 £380 +78.82% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 £250 - 1
Derby - 2 - - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £95 -
Bristol - 2 £380 -
Hertfordshire +5 1 £400 - 1
Watford 0 1 £400 -
Cheshire -7 1 £235 -27.96%
Kent - 1 £410 -
Winchester - 1 £375 -
Aldershot - 1 £410 -
Chesterfield - 1 £410 -
Oxford - 1 £250 -
Ruislip - 1 - -
St Helens - 1 - -

Project Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project 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 Project Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (29.29%) Windows
2 28 (28.28%) VMware
3 24 (24.24%) Active Directory
4 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 22 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 18 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
7 16 (16.16%) Project Management
8 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (14.14%) Cisco
9 14 (14.14%) MCSE
9 14 (14.14%) Finance
10 12 (12.12%) vSphere
10 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (11.11%) Migration
11 11 (11.11%) HNC
11 11 (11.11%) Citrix
12 10 (10.10%) MS Exchange
12 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
12 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (8.08%) Firewall
14 8 (8.08%) Data Centre
15 7 (7.07%) Risk Management
15 7 (7.07%) Configuration Management
15 7 (7.07%) SAN
15 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
15 7 (7.07%) ITIL

Project Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Project 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 Project Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.10%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.05%) IBM Notes
3 5 (5.05%) IIS
3 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.03%) Skype for Business
5 3 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.02%) Apache
7 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Primavera
1 1 (1.01%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.01%) IaaS
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
1 1 (1.01%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) Firewall
2 7 (7.07%) SAN
3 6 (6.06%) WAN
4 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.05%) Wireless
5 4 (4.04%) LAN
5 4 (4.04%) VLAN
6 3 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (2.02%) DMZ
7 2 (2.02%) DNS
7 2 (2.02%) Internet
7 2 (2.02%) IP Telephony
7 2 (2.02%) LDAP
7 2 (2.02%) Network Security
7 2 (2.02%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (2.02%) SDH
7 2 (2.02%) VoIP
7 2 (2.02%) VPN
7 2 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.01%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (14.14%) Finance
2 10 (10.10%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.06%) Military
4 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.06%) Clustering
2 6 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) EPoS
4 4 (4.04%) PKI
5 2 (2.02%) BBC
5 2 (2.02%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.01%) CESG
6 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.01%) iDTV
6 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.01%) NHS
6 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) VAX
6 1 (1.01%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.01%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (29.29%) Windows
2 17 (17.17%) Windows Server
3 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (10.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.03%) Linux
8 3 (3.03%) Unix
9 2 (2.02%) SUSE
10 1 (1.01%) VMS
10 1 (1.01%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.16%) Project Management
2 11 (11.11%) Migration
3 7 (7.07%) Configuration Management
3 7 (7.07%) ITIL
3 7 (7.07%) Risk Management
4 6 (6.06%) Change Management
4 6 (6.06%) Programme Management
4 6 (6.06%) Time Management
5 5 (5.05%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.05%) SOA
5 5 (5.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (5.05%) System Testing
6 3 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.03%) Change Control
6 3 (3.03%) CRM
6 3 (3.03%) Identity Management
6 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.03%) Server Building
7 2 (2.02%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.02%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.03%) PowerShell
1 3 (3.03%) SQL
2 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.01%) C
3 1 (1.01%) DCL
3 1 (1.01%) Perl
3 1 (1.01%) Python
3 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (14.14%) MCSE
5 11 (11.11%) HNC
6 9 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (6.06%) CCNA
7 6 (6.06%) Degree
7 6 (6.06%) HND
8 5 (5.05%) MCITP
8 5 (5.05%) MCSA
9 4 (4.04%) APMP
10 3 (3.03%) Chartered Engineer
10 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.02%) CCNP
12 1 (1.01%) CCIE
12 1 (1.01%) CISSP
12 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
12 1 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) Def Stans
1 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.01%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.01%) RMADS
System Software
1 24 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.12%) vSphere
3 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.02%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.01%) XenApp
6 1 (1.01%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) SCCM
2 2 (2.02%) OPNET
3 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.01%) Puppet
3 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (28.28%) VMware
2 22 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.14%) Cisco
4 11 (11.11%) Citrix
5 6 (6.06%) EMC
6 5 (5.05%) HP
7 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.04%) Dell
8 3 (3.03%) Blue Coat
8 3 (3.03%) IBM
8 3 (3.03%) Lotus
8 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.02%) Forcepoint
9 2 (2.02%) Intel
9 2 (2.02%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.02%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.02%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.02%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.01%) Aruba
10 1 (1.01%) F5
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