The median contractor rate for a PC Engineer was £175 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 28 April 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.

PC Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 - 122
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a PC Engineer 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.26% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £175 - £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £143 £108 £145
% change year-on-year +32.55% -25.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.25 - £11.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.25 £12.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -10.00% -20.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1786 2156 2121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.56% 95.44% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1412 1270
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +1.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £509 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 102 135
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.74% -0.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

PC Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured PC Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for PC Engineer in Hampshire

PC Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PC Engineer in Hampshire

PC Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PC Engineer in Hampshire

PC Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PC Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Basingstoke - 3 - -
Fareham - 1 £175 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
PC Engineer
South East

PC Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, PC 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 Hampshire region featuring PC Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (37.50%) BC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server

PC Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Wireless
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) BC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) VMware