Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Chartered Engineer qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Chartered Engineer (CEng)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 857 871
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14 -31
Contract jobs citing Chartered Engineer 26 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.028% 0.020%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.13% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 5
UK median daily rate £610 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.41% -13.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £529 £282 £354
90th Percentile £748 £543 £900
UK excluding London median daily rate £610 £358 £450
% change year-on-year +70.51% -20.50% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
UK median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +3.57% - -

Chartered Engineer is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19282 21637 22697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.71% 20.61% 19.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11828 13510 13678
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £220 £244 £244
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +3.23% +0.65% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 874 1093
UK median hourly rate £25.69 £25.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.23% +3.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.19 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.00 £25.06
% change year-on-year +1.85% +7.74% +31.89%

Chartered Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Chartered Engineer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Chartered Engineer in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Chartered Engineer in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Chartered Engineer over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Chartered Engineer in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Chartered Engineer in the UK

Chartered Engineer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chartered Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England -11 25 £610 +56.41% 7
UK excluding London +31 17 £610 +70.51% 6
North of England +64 8 £625 +127.27% 4
London -11 8 £625 +31.58% 1
South West +3 6 - -
North West +33 5 £650 +136.36% 1
South East -10 3 £360 -0.07%
Yorkshire - 3 £615 - 1
North East - 2 £700 - 2

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Chartered Engineer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Chartered Engineer.

1 20 (76.92%) ITIL
1 20 (76.92%) PRINCE2
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 13 (50.00%) CISSP
4 12 (46.15%) Management Information System
5 11 (42.31%) Project Management
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
6 10 (38.46%) CITP
6 10 (38.46%) Data Management
6 10 (38.46%) Network Design
6 10 (38.46%) CCNP
6 10 (38.46%) CCDP
6 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (38.46%) CISM
6 10 (38.46%) Cisco
6 10 (38.46%) SFIA
7 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
7 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (30.77%) DevOps
8 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
9 7 (26.92%) SaaS
9 7 (26.92%) PaaS
9 7 (26.92%) Open Source
9 7 (26.92%) Resource Management
9 7 (26.92%) Finance
9 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (23.08%) Six Sigma
10 6 (23.08%) ISEB

Chartered Engineer
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (11.54%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) PaaS
1 7 (26.92%) SaaS
2 4 (15.38%) IaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (7.69%) Akamai
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.85%) RS-232
2 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 4 (15.38%) Bitbucket
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 3 (11.54%) Military
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Head of Design
5 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.54%) PMI
4 2 (7.69%) PKI
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (76.92%) ITIL
1 20 (76.92%) PRINCE2
2 11 (42.31%) Project Management
3 10 (38.46%) Data Management
3 10 (38.46%) Network Design
3 10 (38.46%) SFIA
4 9 (34.62%) Problem Management
5 8 (30.77%) DevOps
6 7 (26.92%) Open Source
6 7 (26.92%) Resource Management
6 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
7 6 (23.08%) Contract Management
7 6 (23.08%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (23.08%) Six Sigma
7 6 (23.08%) Swim Lanes
7 6 (23.08%) SWOT Analysis
7 6 (23.08%) UML
7 6 (23.08%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 13 (50.00%) CISSP
3 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 10 (38.46%) CCDP
4 10 (38.46%) CCNP
4 10 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (38.46%) CISM
4 10 (38.46%) CITP
5 9 (34.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) CBAP
7 6 (23.08%) CCIE
7 6 (23.08%) ISEB
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (15.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (15.38%) Master's Degree
9 4 (15.38%) PMI Certification
10 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) AppSense
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) EMC
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Siemens