The median contractor rate for a Project Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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.

Project Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 122 130
Rank change year-on-year +25 +8  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 2 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.081% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.087% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £334 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £375 £315
% change year-on-year -17.33% +19.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £28.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +47.82% +27.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1707 2301 2737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 93.33% 92.71% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 1191 1418
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 76 87
Median hourly rate £15.70 £21.33 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.39% +21.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Project Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Project Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Project Engineer in Berkshire

Project Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Engineer in Berkshire

Project Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Engineer in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Engineer in Berkshire

Project Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Reading +16 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Project Engineer
South East

Project Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Project Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) UMTS
1 3 (60.00%) 3G
1 3 (60.00%) LTE
1 3 (60.00%) 4G
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) 2G
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) French Language
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Mapinfo
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) GSM
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

Project Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) 3G
1 3 (60.00%) 4G
1 3 (60.00%) LTE
1 3 (60.00%) UMTS
2 1 (20.00%) 2G
2 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) GSM
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Aruba
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) F5
1 1 (20.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
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