Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Real Time Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 20 July 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.

Real-Time Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 397 396
Rank change year-on-year +37 -1 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Real Time Engineer 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.006% 0.016% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.017% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
South East median daily rate - £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.17% -
England median daily rate £375 £475 £395
% change year-on-year -21.05% +20.25% -34.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £44.14 -
% change year-on-year +7.61% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15160 17723 18575
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.41% 95.00% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8748 10720 10424
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £231 £227
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 730 772 890
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.30% +2.93%
10th Percentile £10.73 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.46 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.84% +8.57% +2.94%

Real Time Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Real Time Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Real Time Engineer in the South East

Real Time Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Real Time Engineer in the South East

Real Time Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Real Time Engineer in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Real Time Engineer in the South East

Real Time Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Real Time Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Hampshire +23 1 - -
Real Time Engineer
England

Real Time Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Real Time 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 South East region featuring Real Time Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Real Time Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ada
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared