Period
to 12 December 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Engineer was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in Basildon during the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Engineer
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 25 31
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Engineer 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 4.35% 1.92% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% 1.96% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Basildon median daily rate £150 £196 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.57% - -
Essex median daily rate £143 £196 £120
% change year-on-year -27.39% +63.54% +2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basildon median hourly rate - - -
Essex median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +20.69% +152.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basildon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Basildon
Contract vacancies in Basildon with a recognized job title 41 102 108
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 89.13% 98.08% 99.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 72 25
Basildon median daily rate £300 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -18.75% -15.79%
10th Percentile £155 £213 £236
90th Percentile £488 £473 £467
Essex median daily rate £475 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +35.71% -9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 40
Basildon median hourly rate £41.50 £34.25 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.17% -6.16% -0.68%
10th Percentile £24.10 £21.88 £25.13
90th Percentile £63.75 £44.25 £42.00
Essex median hourly rate £35.00 £32.40 £30.00
% change year-on-year +8.02% +8.00% +42.86%

IT Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings that featured IT Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

Job vacancy trend for IT Engineer in Basildon

IT Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Engineer in Basildon

IT Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT 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 Basildon region featuring IT Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Active Listening

IT Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basildon 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Active Listening
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft