Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Engineer was £125 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire 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.

Project Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 171 166
Rank change year-on-year +21 -5 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Project Engineer 5 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.17% 0.055% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.057% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
West Yorkshire median daily rate £125 £575 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -78.26% +55.41% +18.40%
10th Percentile £122 £563 £310
90th Percentile £133 £588 £496
Yorkshire median daily rate £130 £575 £340
% change year-on-year -77.39% +69.12% +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 2904 3499 4250
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 96.34% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1995 2280 2869
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £253 £258
90th Percentile £545 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 100 182
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +8.76%
10th Percentile £9.47 £8.75 £8.58
90th Percentile £30.65 £24.66 £33.58
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +1.43% +2.98% +0.70%

Project Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Project Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Project Engineer in West Yorkshire

Project Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Engineer in West Yorkshire

Project Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Engineer in West Yorkshire

Project Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Engineer within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds +6 5 £125 -
Project Engineer
Yorkshire

Project Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Project 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Project Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) ATM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

Project Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) ATM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SmoothWall
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Veeam
1 1 (20.00%) VMware