Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Installations Engineer was £150 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Installation Engineer
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 616 603 604
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Installations Engineer 10 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.035% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.037% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 12
London median daily rate £150 £100 £124
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -19.19% -50.50%
10th Percentile £126 £100 £80
90th Percentile £174 £463 £247
England median daily rate £100 £100 £90
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -64.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
London median hourly rate £47.83 £115.00 £22.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.41% +420.36% +16.32%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £66.50 £11.78
% change year-on-year -32.33% +464.52% -0.59%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44141 42982 44791
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.02% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 31959 30601 31582
London median daily rate £493 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 558 689
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.28% +7.89%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.40 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.66 £18.50 £17.89
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.41% +8.42%

Installations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Installations Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Installations Engineer in London

Installations Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Installations Engineer in London

Installations Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Installations Engineer in London

Installations Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Installations Engineer in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Installations Engineer in London

Installations Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Installations Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South London - 4 - -
West London -2 1 - -
Installations Engineer
England

Installations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Installations 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 London region featuring Installations Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (40.00%) VBScript
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (40.00%) PowerCLI
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) CMS
4 2 (20.00%) LTE
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) CCTV
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing

Installations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CCTV
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (40.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft