The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Technical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Engineer
UK / Wales
Rank 52 76 59
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 10 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.49% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Median daily rate £170 £140 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £275 £299
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.93 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +35.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
651 669 684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.73% 97.66% 96.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 465 390
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 38
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured Technical Engineer in the job title.

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Wales region.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Technical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Wales region.

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Technical Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
South Wales +26 9 £160 +14.28% 1
West Wales - 1 £425 -
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Technical 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 across the Wales region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) CCNA
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) HP Data Protector
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Internet
3 7 (63.64%) Tivoli
3 7 (63.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (63.64%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
8 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (9.09%) People Management
8 1 (9.09%) XenApp
8 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
1 7 (63.64%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNA
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (63.64%) Tivoli
1 7 (63.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) arcserve
6 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
6 1 (9.09%) Remedy
6 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (9.09%) Sophos
6 1 (9.09%) Symantec
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