The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bracknell region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 7 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 36 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.77% 2.62% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.23% 2.90% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Median daily rate £118 £170 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.88% -26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £142 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £172 £272
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £215 £213
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.09%
Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
253 207 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 89.72% 90.39% 89.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 87 95
Median daily rate £350 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £170 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 21 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £39.00 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Bracknell region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 41 (75.93%) Windows Server
3 37 (68.52%) Security Cleared
3 37 (68.52%) Active Directory
4 30 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 25 (46.30%) Oracle
6 24 (44.44%) SharePoint
7 21 (38.89%) SLA
8 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (29.63%) Flash
8 16 (29.63%) Java
9 15 (27.78%) SQL
9 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (27.78%) Time Management
10 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
11 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
11 13 (24.07%) ISA Server
11 13 (24.07%) VMware
11 13 (24.07%) Fujitsu
12 11 (20.37%) IIS
13 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
13 9 (16.67%) HP
13 9 (16.67%) Meridio
13 9 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 9 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (14.81%) Problem Management
14 8 (14.81%) Netcool
14 8 (14.81%) NetBackup
15 7 (12.96%) EMC
15 7 (12.96%) Microsoft

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 24 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
3 11 (20.37%) IIS
4 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.41%) Live Communications Server
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) SAN
2 6 (11.11%) LAN
2 6 (11.11%) WAN
3 5 (9.26%) Firewall
4 4 (7.41%) Unified Communications
5 3 (5.56%) DHCP
5 3 (5.56%) DNS
5 3 (5.56%) Internet
5 3 (5.56%) Intranet
6 1 (1.85%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) MS Access
3 6 (11.11%) EDRMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Clustering
3 4 (7.41%) Statistics
4 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Windows
2 41 (75.93%) Windows Server
3 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (11.11%) Unix
8 5 (9.26%) Linux
9 4 (7.41%) Solaris
9 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Time Management
2 8 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (9.26%) Change Management
4 3 (5.56%) Change Control
4 3 (5.56%) ITIL
4 3 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.70%) Release Management
6 1 (1.85%) High Availability
6 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.85%) Software Delivery
6 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) Java
2 15 (27.78%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (68.52%) Security Cleared
2 30 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (68.52%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) ISA Server
3 9 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (14.81%) NetBackup
2 8 (14.81%) Netcool
3 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
3 4 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Unicenter
4 3 (5.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.85%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Oracle
2 13 (24.07%) Fujitsu
2 13 (24.07%) VMware
3 9 (16.67%) HP
3 9 (16.67%) Meridio
4 7 (12.96%) EMC
4 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.96%) Veritas
5 6 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 5 (9.26%) F5
7 4 (7.41%) Symantec
8 3 (5.56%) Citrix
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco
9 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow