The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Basingstoke region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 25 23 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.86% 5.06% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 5.53% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £413 £175 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+135.71% +4.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £239 £215
% change year-on-year
-16.23% +11.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +1.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
200 217 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 93.02% 91.56% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 114 86
Median daily rate £350 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 7 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.75 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +7.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.26 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £18.75 £37.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Basingstoke region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Engineer across the Basingstoke region.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Support 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 Basingstoke region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
2 5 (55.56%) SNMP
2 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Human Factors
4 2 (22.22%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Skype
5 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SNMP
2 1 (11.11%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) Fault Management
2 2 (22.22%) Human Factors
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) VMware