The median contractor rate for a Technical Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 23 June 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.

Technical Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 75
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - - 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £325 £281
% change year-on-year -30.00% +15.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.35 £18.28 £22.66
% change year-on-year -21.47% -19.35%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 544 556 745
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 92.52% 94.40% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 322 431
Median daily rate £340 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £145 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 29 88
Median hourly rate £18.96 £31.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.32% +98.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.60 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Technical Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Technical Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Technical Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Engineer in Cambridgeshire