The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 115 106 112
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 14 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.53% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate £244 £120 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -56.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £209 £275
% change year-on-year
+19.76% -24.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -7.50%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2454 1987 2380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.45% 94.26% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1000 1209
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 140 104
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.52 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Technical Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Technical Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Technical Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Technical Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 8 £325 -
West Yorkshire -14 4 £313 - 3
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title.

1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) SAN
4 7 (50.00%) XenServer
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 4 (28.57%) HP
7 4 (28.57%) Firmware
7 4 (28.57%) Veeam
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) SCDPM
8 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (21.43%) MS Office
8 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
9 2 (14.29%) SCCM
9 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
9 2 (14.29%) Cognos

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) NetScaler
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) AdminStudio
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) CCSE
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCDPM
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) ARCserve
2 2 (14.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Veeam
5 2 (14.29%) Cognos
5 2 (14.29%) Intel
6 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat