The median contractor rate for a Commissioning Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 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.

Commissioning Engineer
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 - 632
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Commissioning Engineer 11 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% - 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% - 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £230
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44572 53135 52859
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.10% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28959 34612 32049
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1459 1536 2107
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Commissioning Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Commissioning Engineer in the UK

Commissioning Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Commissioning Engineer in the UK

Commissioning Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Commissioning Engineer in the UK

Commissioning Engineer
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Commissioning Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
London - 11 - -
England - 11 - -
Heathrow - 1 - -

Commissioning Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Commissioning 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 featuring Commissioning Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) HNC
2 2 (12.50%) Siemens
3 1 (6.25%) WiMAX
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.25%) GSM
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (6.25%) SCADA
3 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) TETRA
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Rockwell
3 1 (6.25%) Profibus
3 1 (6.25%) SQL

Commissioning Engineer Skill Set
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) GSM
1 1 (6.25%) Profibus
1 1 (6.25%) TETRA
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (6.25%) WiMAX
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Coaching
2 1 (6.25%) Logistics
2 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Siemens
2 1 (6.25%) Rockwell