The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 64 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.89% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £135 £168 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £165 £200
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.28 £13.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.79% -8.62%
IT Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
844 862 895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 93.78% 95.88% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 632 619
Median daily rate £370 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.12% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 47 44
Median hourly rate £22.75 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.87% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.41 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £31.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IT Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IT Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

IT Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IT Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT 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 Bristol region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) MS Office
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
7 2 (22.22%) Internet
7 2 (22.22%) SCCM
8 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 1 (11.11%) HP
8 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
8 1 (11.11%) LAN
8 1 (11.11%) WAN
8 1 (11.11%) SLA
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) Service Management
8 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 1 (11.11%) Finance
8 1 (11.11%) VMware
8 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
8 1 (11.11%) MCITP
8 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
8 1 (11.11%) Problem Management

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware