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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 30 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.71% 2.14% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 2.25% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Median daily rate £225 £173 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -33.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £245 £218 £225
% change year-on-year
+12.38% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.38 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
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
305 267 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 91.87% 95.36% 88.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 97 135
Median daily rate £428 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £189 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 7
Median hourly rate £14.25 £22.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.22% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 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 38 (86.36%) Windows
1 38 (86.36%) Security Cleared
2 35 (79.55%) Windows Server
3 31 (70.45%) SC Cleared
3 31 (70.45%) Active Directory
4 26 (59.09%) Oracle
4 26 (59.09%) SharePoint
5 18 (40.91%) Flash
5 18 (40.91%) Java
5 18 (40.91%) SLA
6 17 (38.64%) Time Management
7 15 (34.09%) Fujitsu
7 15 (34.09%) ISA Server
8 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
8 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (25.00%) IIS
10 11 (25.00%) SQL
10 11 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 10 (22.73%) NetBackup
12 9 (20.45%) Veritas
12 9 (20.45%) Netcool
12 9 (20.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 9 (20.45%) HP
13 8 (18.18%) EMC
13 8 (18.18%) SAN
13 8 (18.18%) MS Access
13 8 (18.18%) Meridio
13 8 (18.18%) Problem Management

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 26 (59.09%) SharePoint
2 11 (25.00%) IIS
2 11 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (9.09%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) SAN
2 5 (11.36%) DHCP
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
2 5 (11.36%) Unified Communications
3 3 (6.82%) Internet
3 3 (6.82%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) MS Access
3 5 (11.36%) EDRMS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Statistics
2 5 (11.36%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (86.36%) Windows
2 35 (79.55%) Windows Server
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (11.36%) Solaris
6 5 (11.36%) Unix
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.27%) Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Time Management
2 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (4.55%) Change Control
3 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
3 2 (4.55%) ITIL
3 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.27%) High Availability
4 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.27%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Java
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (86.36%) Security Cleared
2 31 (70.45%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (40.91%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (70.45%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) ISA Server
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) NetBackup
2 9 (20.45%) Netcool
2 9 (20.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 4 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Unicenter
4 3 (6.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Oracle
2 15 (34.09%) Fujitsu
3 9 (20.45%) HP
3 9 (20.45%) Veritas
4 8 (18.18%) EMC
4 8 (18.18%) Meridio
5 7 (15.91%) Intel Security
6 5 (11.36%) VMware
7 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.09%) Symantec
8 3 (6.82%) Citrix
9 2 (4.55%) Cisco
10 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow