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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 31 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.82% 4.44% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 5.36% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £195 £224 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% -42.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £194 £229 £225
% change year-on-year
-15.30% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.96 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.25% +6.40%

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
224 224 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 91.43% 82.96% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 94 99
Median daily rate £425 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £173 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £512 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 18
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.40 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £48.00 £22.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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 19 January 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 Bracknell region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (55.56%) Oracle
5 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
6 4 (44.44%) Flash
6 4 (44.44%) Java
6 4 (44.44%) SLA
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (44.44%) ISA Server
6 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Time Management
7 3 (33.33%) Fujitsu
7 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (33.33%) HP
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 2 (22.22%) Veritas
8 2 (22.22%) SQL
8 2 (22.22%) DHCP
8 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
8 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 2 (22.22%) Statistics
8 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
8 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
8 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
8 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
8 2 (22.22%) DNS

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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) SMS
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) EDRMS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) Solaris
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Time Management
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) ISA Server
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
3 1 (11.11%) Netcool
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
3 3 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Veritas
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Meridio
5 1 (11.11%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
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