Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 831 812 856
Rank change year-on-year -19 +44 -10
Contract jobs citing Chartered Engineer 27 30 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.031% 0.028%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 7
UK median daily rate £575 £341 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.50% -24.17% +16.13%
10th Percentile £362 £278 £356
90th Percentile £730 £504 £850
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £319 £450
% change year-on-year +80.39% -29.17% +16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 3
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year - -16.67% -16.00%

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 18,876 19,841 22,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.76% 20.68% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,576 12,550 13,628
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £225 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £598 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 848 904 1,025
UK median hourly rate £25.69 £27.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.85% -1.82% +44.74%
10th Percentile £12.18 £12.13 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.71 £27.50 £28.69
% change year-on-year -2.89% -4.15% +47.13%

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 17 February 2018.

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 11 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 17 February 2018. 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 -21 26 £575 +68.50% 32
UK excluding London +15 19 £575 +80.39% 31
North of England +38 12 £575 +109.09% 10
North West +23 10 £575 +109.09% 8
London -39 7 £625 +47.06% 5
South West +16 4 - - 6
South East -21 4 £575 +82.54% 6
North East - 3 £663 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £650 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Chartered Engineer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Chartered Engineer.

1 22 (81.48%) ITIL
1 22 (81.48%) PRINCE2
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) CISSP
2 17 (62.96%) Degree
3 16 (59.26%) Management Information System
4 15 (55.56%) Project Management
4 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 14 (51.85%) Cisco
5 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (51.85%) CCNP
5 14 (51.85%) CCDP
5 14 (51.85%) CISM
5 14 (51.85%) Data Management
5 14 (51.85%) Network Design
5 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 14 (51.85%) SFIA
6 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
7 11 (40.74%) SaaS
7 11 (40.74%) Finance
7 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (40.74%) CCIE
7 11 (40.74%) Contract Management
8 10 (37.04%) IT Strategy
8 10 (37.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (37.04%) PaaS
8 10 (37.04%) Open Source
8 10 (37.04%) Resource Management
8 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
8 10 (37.04%) Product Management

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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) SaaS
2 10 (37.04%) PaaS
3 3 (11.11%) IaaS
4 2 (7.41%) Akamai
4 2 (7.41%) Office 365
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) Network Security
1 3 (11.11%) Skype
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 3 (11.11%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (7.41%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.70%) BGP
3 1 (3.70%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.70%) OSPF
3 1 (3.70%) PBX
3 1 (3.70%) PSTN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Military
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Head of Design
4 3 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior SCCM Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Lync Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
3 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.11%) PMI
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (7.41%) PKI
6 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (81.48%) ITIL
1 22 (81.48%) PRINCE2
2 15 (55.56%) Project Management
3 14 (51.85%) Data Management
3 14 (51.85%) Network Design
3 14 (51.85%) SFIA
4 13 (48.15%) Problem Management
5 11 (40.74%) Contract Management
5 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (37.04%) IT Strategy
6 10 (37.04%) Open Source
6 10 (37.04%) Product Management
6 10 (37.04%) Resource Management
7 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (22.22%) DevOps
8 6 (22.22%) Line Management
9 5 (18.52%) Swim Lanes
9 5 (18.52%) SWOT Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) CISSP
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) CCDP
2 14 (51.85%) CCNP
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (51.85%) CISM
2 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (40.74%) CCIE
4 10 (37.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
5 8 (29.63%) CITP
6 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) CBAP
7 5 (18.52%) ISEB
8 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Master's Degree
9 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (18.52%) XenApp
1 5 (18.52%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (51.85%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.70%) Polycom
4 1 (3.70%) Siemens