The median contractor rate for a Project Engineer was £290 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 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.

Project Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 537 588 540
Rank change year-on-year +51 -48  
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 53 49 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.099% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.10% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 52
Median daily rate £290 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £208 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £305 £323
% change year-on-year -1.63% -5.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £47.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -52.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £47.33
% change year-on-year +66.66% -52.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40770 47086 48496
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.72% 95.05% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26583 31109 30993
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1252 1361 1876
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Project Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Engineer in England

Project Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Engineer in England

Project Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Engineer in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Engineer in England

Project Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Engineer in England

Project Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Engineer in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Engineer in England

Project Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
South East +25 17 £275 -4.34% 8
South West +14 9 £390 +16.41% 5
East Midlands -3 7 £111 -68.21% 2
Yorkshire - 7 £111 -
North West +21 6 - - 1
London +6 5 £281 -13.46% 3
East of England -4 3 - - 1
West Midlands +27 2 £375 +56.25%
North East - 1 £275 - 2
Project Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region featuring Project Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (32.14%) Windows
2 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 17 (20.24%) Migration
5 16 (19.05%) Cisco
6 15 (17.86%) Project Management
7 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
8 13 (15.48%) Windows Server
9 12 (14.29%) Office 365
9 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
9 12 (14.29%) VMware
10 11 (13.10%) Finance
10 11 (13.10%) PRINCE2
11 10 (11.90%) Linux
12 9 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
12 9 (10.71%) Firewall
12 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (9.52%) VPN
13 8 (9.52%) DNS
14 7 (8.33%) DHCP
14 7 (8.33%) WAN
14 7 (8.33%) LAN
14 7 (8.33%) Validation
14 7 (8.33%) SCCM
14 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012

Project Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.19%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (4.76%) IaaS
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.38%) SaaS
3 2 (2.38%) Yammer
4 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Firewall
2 8 (9.52%) DNS
2 8 (9.52%) VPN
3 7 (8.33%) DHCP
3 7 (8.33%) LAN
3 7 (8.33%) WAN
4 5 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (5.95%) SAN
5 3 (3.57%) BGP
5 3 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (3.57%) GSM
5 3 (3.57%) LTE
5 3 (3.57%) Network Security
5 3 (3.57%) Skype
5 3 (3.57%) UMTS
6 2 (2.38%) 3G
6 2 (2.38%) Internet
6 2 (2.38%) MPLS
6 2 (2.38%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.38%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MSI
2 1 (1.19%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (13.10%) Finance
3 9 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.14%) Military
5 5 (5.95%) Retail
6 4 (4.76%) Electronics
7 3 (3.57%) Back Office
7 3 (3.57%) French Language
7 3 (3.57%) Marketing
8 2 (2.38%) Banking
9 1 (1.19%) Billing
9 1 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.19%) Front Office
9 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.76%) EPoS
2 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.38%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.38%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.19%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Derivative
5 1 (1.19%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (1.19%) Exotic Derivative
5 1 (1.19%) Handset
5 1 (1.19%) iPhone
5 1 (1.19%) PMI
5 1 (1.19%) Replication
5 1 (1.19%) Social Network
5 1 (1.19%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 27 (32.14%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Windows Server
3 10 (11.90%) Linux
4 7 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.38%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.19%) AIX
9 1 (1.19%) HPUX
9 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.24%) Migration
2 15 (17.86%) Project Management
3 11 (13.10%) PRINCE2
4 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (8.33%) Validation
5 6 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (5.95%) Change Control
6 5 (5.95%) Configuration Management
6 5 (5.95%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.76%) Data Migration
7 4 (4.76%) Network Design
7 4 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 4 (4.76%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (3.57%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.57%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.19%) C
2 1 (1.19%) Java
2 1 (1.19%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.95%) APMP
4 5 (5.95%) CCNP
5 4 (4.76%) Degree
5 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.57%) MCSE
7 2 (2.38%) CCNA
7 2 (2.38%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.38%) PMP
7 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.19%) CCIE
8 1 (1.19%) HNC
8 1 (1.19%) HND
8 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.19%) MCSA
8 1 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 21 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 7 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (4.76%) XenApp
5 3 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.19%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.19%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (2.38%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.19%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.19%) SmoothWall
3 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (19.05%) Cisco
2 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (7.14%) HP
5 5 (5.95%) F5
5 5 (5.95%) Siemens
6 4 (4.76%) Dell
6 4 (4.76%) NetApp
7 3 (3.57%) BT
7 3 (3.57%) Citrix
7 3 (3.57%) Ericsson
7 3 (3.57%) IBM
7 3 (3.57%) SAP
7 3 (3.57%) Veeam
8 2 (2.38%) AppSense
8 2 (2.38%) Avaya
8 2 (2.38%) Brocade
8 2 (2.38%) Huawei
8 2 (2.38%) Juniper
8 2 (2.38%) LANDesk
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