Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Operations Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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.

Operations Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 134 143
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 0 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.44% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.46% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
East Midlands median daily rate - £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.28%
England median daily rate £525 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +23.53% +13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £55.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year -36.65% +34.76% +19.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,500 3,030 3,136
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.24% 95.19% 96.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,614 1,863 1,962
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -0.65% +3.33%
10th Percentile £240 £220 £213
90th Percentile £550 £550 £563
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 169 135
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.57 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.88% +11.11% +3.85%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.75 £9.40
90th Percentile £26.75 £45.00 £42.50
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% +0.11%

Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Operations Engineer in the East Midlands

Operations Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Operations Engineer in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Operations Engineer in the East Midlands