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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Engineer
UK
Rank 536 573 567
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 50 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.100% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 25
Median daily rate £390 £375 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £141 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £322 £375 £250
% change year-on-year
-14.20% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £65.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% +160.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +40.00%

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
42200 49241 49534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.98% 94.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 27496 31679 30638
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1533 1662 1940
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 February 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 +44 40 £337 -10.20% 11
London +12 12 £440 +25.71% 2
South East +15 9 £227 -39.93%
East Midlands +3 6 £275 -11.29%
Scotland +32 5 £400 +321.05%
North West +26 5 £225 -42.67% 4
South West +12 5 £390 +2.63% 1
Derbyshire -3 5 £275 -11.29%
Wales - 5 £450 -
South Wales - 5 £450 -
Bridgend - 5 £450 -
Bristol +14 4 £410 +7.89%
Derby +2 4 £275 -
City of London +8 3 £440 +17.33% 2
Hampshire +5 3 £319 -20.37%
Berkshire - 3 - -
Aberdeen - 3 - -
Edinburgh +24 2 £400 +321.05%
Yorkshire - 2 £305 - 2
Manchester - 2 £350 - 2
Leeds - 2 £305 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £305 - 1
Oxford +5 1 £105 -58.00%
Kent +1 1 £140 -65.85%
Oxfordshire -3 1 £105 -58.00%
Devon - 1 £210 -
Solihull - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
Surrey - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -

Project Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 25 (26.88%) Windows
1 25 (26.88%) Cisco
2 20 (21.51%) Firewall
2 20 (21.51%) VMware
3 18 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (19.35%) Project Management
4 16 (17.20%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (17.20%) Unix
4 16 (17.20%) Security Cleared
5 15 (16.13%) Linux
5 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 14 (15.05%) Finance
6 14 (15.05%) Migration
6 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared
7 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
7 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
7 12 (12.90%) Citrix
7 12 (12.90%) ITIL
7 12 (12.90%) Data Centre
7 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
8 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
8 11 (11.83%) F5
9 10 (10.75%) Clustering
10 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
10 9 (9.68%) LAN
10 9 (9.68%) Solaris
10 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
10 9 (9.68%) CCNP
10 9 (9.68%) WAN
10 9 (9.68%) Network Security

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 5 (5.38%) Apache
1 5 (5.38%) iPlanet
1 5 (5.38%) JBoss
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle Application Server
1 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
1 5 (5.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.15%) Documentum
2 2 (2.15%) IBM Domino
2 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.60%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.45%) MS Office
3 6 (6.45%) MS Project
4 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Primavera
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Office 365
2 3 (3.23%) IaaS
3 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) PaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.08%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.51%) Firewall
2 12 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.68%) LAN
3 9 (9.68%) Network Security
3 9 (9.68%) WAN
4 7 (7.53%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (6.45%) OSPF
6 5 (5.38%) BGP
7 4 (4.30%) DNS
7 4 (4.30%) MPLS
7 4 (4.30%) NX-OS
7 4 (4.30%) SDH
7 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.23%) Multicast
8 3 (3.23%) SAN
8 3 (3.23%) VoIP
8 3 (3.23%) VPN
9 2 (2.15%) 3G
9 2 (2.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.08%) MySQL
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (15.05%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.30%) Banking
4 4 (4.30%) Billing
4 4 (4.30%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.15%) Military
6 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.08%) French Language
6 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) J2EE
2 2 (2.15%) EDIFACT
2 2 (2.15%) XML
3 1 (1.08%) .NET
3 1 (1.08%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.75%) Clustering
3 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.38%) Tandem
5 4 (4.30%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.23%) CMDB
6 3 (3.23%) iPad
7 2 (2.15%) Economics
7 2 (2.15%) EMC VNXe
7 2 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (2.15%) Replication
8 1 (1.08%) AS400
8 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.08%) iPhone
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) RIA
8 1 (1.08%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.88%) Windows
2 16 (17.20%) Unix
3 15 (16.13%) Linux
4 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 9 (9.68%) Solaris
6 6 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.23%) Android
9 2 (2.15%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.08%) CatOS
10 1 (1.08%) HPUX
10 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.35%) Project Management
2 14 (15.05%) Migration
3 12 (12.90%) ITIL
4 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (7.53%) High Availability
5 7 (7.53%) Integration Testing
6 6 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 6 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (5.38%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.30%) Change Control
8 4 (4.30%) Document Management
8 4 (4.30%) Network Management
8 4 (4.30%) QMS
8 4 (4.30%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.23%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) Perl
2 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (17.20%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (17.20%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.68%) CCNP
4 8 (8.60%) Degree
5 3 (3.23%) CCNA
5 3 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.15%) CCIE
6 2 (2.15%) CCSP
6 2 (2.15%) CISSP
6 2 (2.15%) MCSE
6 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.08%) APMP
7 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.08%) HNC
7 1 (1.08%) IRCA
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.08%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.08%) GPG13
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.53%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (5.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.23%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.23%) Puppet
1 3 (3.23%) SCCM
2 2 (2.15%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (2.15%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.15%) vRealize
3 1 (1.08%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.08%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (26.88%) Cisco
2 20 (21.51%) VMware
3 15 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 12 (12.90%) Citrix
5 11 (11.83%) F5
6 8 (8.60%) HP
7 7 (7.53%) Oracle
8 6 (6.45%) Siemens
9 5 (5.38%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.38%) Sun
9 5 (5.38%) Veritas
10 4 (4.30%) Blue Coat
10 4 (4.30%) Juniper
11 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.23%) Fortinet
11 3 (3.23%) Intel Security
12 2 (2.15%) Apple
12 2 (2.15%) Nokia
12 2 (2.15%) Symantec
12 2 (2.15%) Veeam
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