The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 68 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 24 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.86% 2.17% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 2.31% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Average daily rate
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£250 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £243 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £200 £225
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1191 1127 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.40% 94.07% 91.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 595 414
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 58 73
Average hourly rate £16.07 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.82% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.10 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -11 13 £331 -11.66% 2
High Wycombe -4 2 £400 +68.42% 4
Marlow - - - -
Chesham - - - -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
3 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
5 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
6 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
7 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
8 9 (19.57%) MS Office
8 9 (19.57%) Finance
8 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
9 8 (17.39%) VMware
9 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
10 7 (15.22%) Citrix
10 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (13.04%) ITIL
11 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (10.87%) Linux
12 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000
12 5 (10.87%) SQL
12 5 (10.87%) LAN
12 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
12 5 (10.87%) SLA
12 5 (10.87%) WAN
12 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (8.70%) VPN
13 4 (8.70%) MCSE
13 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
14 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 9 (19.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) LAN
1 5 (10.87%) WAN
2 4 (8.70%) VPN
3 3 (6.52%) DNS
3 3 (6.52%) ATM
4 2 (4.35%) DHCP
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.17%) Wireless
5 1 (2.17%) IPsec
5 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
5 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.17%) 4G
5 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.17%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.17%) SSL
5 1 (2.17%) SAN
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) J2EE
1 1 (2.17%) CSS
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
1 1 (2.17%) Middleware
1 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) VLE
4 1 (2.17%) e-Health
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 10 (21.74%) Windows XP
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (10.87%) Linux
6 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.35%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.17%) UNIX
9 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.04%) ITIL
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE
2 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
2 2 (4.35%) Change Management
2 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
2 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
2 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
2 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (2.17%) Change Control
3 1 (2.17%) Software Distribution
3 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.17%) Line Management
3 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (2.17%) Web Development
3 1 (2.17%) Migration
3 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.17%) Project Management
3 1 (2.17%) Service Management
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.70%) MCSE
5 3 (6.52%) MCP
5 3 (6.52%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) MCITP
6 2 (4.35%) MCSA
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) CCNA
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
3 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
3 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) Nagios
3 1 (2.17%) Zenoss
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.17%) Opsview
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Citrix
4 3 (6.52%) HP
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) CA
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) Lotus
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Remedy
5 1 (2.17%) Wyse
5 1 (2.17%) AppSense
5 1 (2.17%) F5
5 1 (2.17%) Splunk
5 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
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