The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Project Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Engineer
Rank 601 596 573
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 47 64 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 41 33
Median daily rate £340 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £262 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £448 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £250
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +39.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £22.33 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.64% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.16 £12.50 -
% change year-on-year
-10.72% -

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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 28 September 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 28 September 2016.

Project Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Project Engineer
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +9 47 £340 -2.85% 8
North East -4 13 £325 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 13 £325 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 13 £325 - 1
London -12 11 £355 -16.47% 2
South East +2 8 £200 -42.85% 1
South West +11 5 £340 +4.61%
Bristol 0 5 £340 +4.61%
West Midlands -18 4 £470 -
North West +12 3 - -
Oxfordshire -11 3 £381 +19.14%
Hampshire +13 2 £158 -61.81%
Manchester - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £375 - 1
City of London +19 1 £360 -15.29% 2
Southampton +13 1 £155 -40.38%
Cumbria +13 1 - -
West Yorkshire +10 1 - -
Berkshire +6 1 £200 -38.46% 1
Leeds +4 1 - -
Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
Surrey -2 1 £175 -63.15%
Birmingham -8 1 - -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
East Sussex - 1 £375 -
Hereford - 1 £450 -
Redhill - 1 £175 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £375 -

Project Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Project 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 Project Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (31.63%) Cisco
2 27 (27.55%) Windows
3 19 (19.39%) Linux
3 19 (19.39%) Citrix
3 19 (19.39%) VMware
4 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
5 17 (17.35%) Data Centre
6 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
7 15 (15.31%) Project Management
8 14 (14.29%) Migration
8 14 (14.29%) Firewall
8 14 (14.29%) HP
8 14 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 13 (13.27%) Unix
9 13 (13.27%) ITIL
9 13 (13.27%) Clustering
9 13 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (13.27%) PowerShell
9 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (12.24%) DNS
11 11 (11.22%) PRINCE2
11 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (10.20%) Office 365
12 10 (10.20%) Apache
12 10 (10.20%) Solaris
12 10 (10.20%) Red Hat
13 9 (9.18%) Finance
13 9 (9.18%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (9.18%) F5
13 9 (9.18%) SCCM

Project 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.20%) Apache
2 8 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.14%) IIS
3 7 (7.14%) JBoss
3 7 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.12%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.10%) IBM Notes
5 5 (5.10%) iPlanet
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (5.10%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.08%) IBM Domino
7 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.08%) MS Project
3 2 (2.04%) MS Office
4 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) Office 365
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.02%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.02%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.29%) Firewall
2 12 (12.24%) DNS
3 9 (9.18%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (8.16%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.14%) IP Telephony
5 7 (7.14%) LAN
6 6 (6.12%) MPLS
6 6 (6.12%) WAN
6 6 (6.12%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (5.10%) SAN
8 4 (4.08%) BGP
8 4 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.08%) DHCP
8 4 (4.08%) Internet
8 4 (4.08%) OSPF
8 4 (4.08%) Wireless
9 3 (3.06%) Network Security
9 3 (3.06%) VLAN
10 2 (2.04%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.04%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.12%) MySQL
2 4 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.02%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (9.18%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.04%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.04%) German Language
3 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.04%) Publishing
4 1 (1.02%) Billing
4 1 (1.02%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) J2EE
1 5 (5.10%) LAMP
2 3 (3.06%) .NET
3 2 (2.04%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.04%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.04%) COM
3 2 (2.04%) JSP
4 1 (1.02%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.02%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Data Centre
2 13 (13.27%) Clustering
3 6 (6.12%) Replication
4 5 (5.10%) PMI
5 4 (4.08%) CMDB
5 4 (4.08%) Tandem
6 3 (3.06%) NHS
6 3 (3.06%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.04%) Biometrics
7 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.04%) FlexPod
7 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.02%) AS400
8 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.02%) RIA
8 1 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.55%) Windows
2 19 (19.39%) Linux
3 14 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 13 (13.27%) Unix
4 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (10.20%) Solaris
7 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.06%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.04%) AIX
10 2 (2.04%) HPUX
10 2 (2.04%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.02%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.02%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.31%) Project Management
2 14 (14.29%) Migration
3 13 (13.27%) ITIL
4 11 (11.22%) PRINCE2
5 8 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (8.16%) High Availability
5 8 (8.16%) Identity Management
6 7 (7.14%) Change Management
7 6 (6.12%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.10%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.10%) Email Migration
8 5 (5.10%) Network Design
8 5 (5.10%) Network Management
8 5 (5.10%) Security Management
8 5 (5.10%) Server Building
9 4 (4.08%) Network Architecture
10 3 (3.06%) Data Security
10 3 (3.06%) Facilities Management
11 2 (2.04%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.27%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.12%) SQL
3 5 (5.10%) PHP
4 2 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.02%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (5.10%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.08%) CCNP
5 3 (3.06%) Degree
5 3 (3.06%) MCITP
5 3 (3.06%) MCTS
6 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.04%) IRCA
6 2 (2.04%) MCSE
6 2 (2.04%) RHCE
6 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.02%) CCNA
7 1 (1.02%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.02%) HNC
7 1 (1.02%) HND
7 1 (1.02%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) QA
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) EFQM
3 1 (1.02%) GPG13
System Software
1 18 (18.37%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.04%) UAG
5 2 (2.04%) vSphere
6 1 (1.02%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.02%) XenApp
6 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (9.18%) SCCM
2 6 (6.12%) Puppet
3 5 (5.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (5.10%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (4.08%) OPNET
5 2 (2.04%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (2.04%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.02%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (1.02%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.02%) SCOM
6 1 (1.02%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 31 (31.63%) Cisco
2 19 (19.39%) Citrix
2 19 (19.39%) VMware
3 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.29%) HP
5 10 (10.20%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.18%) F5
7 8 (8.16%) Oracle
8 5 (5.10%) Brocade
8 5 (5.10%) Lotus
8 5 (5.10%) Nortel
8 5 (5.10%) Palo Alto
8 5 (5.10%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (5.10%) Sun
8 5 (5.10%) Veritas
9 4 (4.08%) NetApp
9 4 (4.08%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.08%) Tufin
10 3 (3.06%) CheckPoint
Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago