The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 33 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 25 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.27% 1.88% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 2.00% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 10
Median daily rate £118 £160 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £122 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £192 £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £220 £240
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Median hourly rate £14.88 £15.77 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.67% +12.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.66 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.28% +3.44%
Support Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
560 649 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.73% 94.06% 94.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 399 438
Median daily rate £338 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £275 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 57 51
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.27% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +25 16 £131 - 6
Peterborough -1 5 £124 -31.25% 1
Huntingdon +2 4 £83 -26.66%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) ITIL
3 12 (27.27%) MS Office
3 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 8 (18.18%) SQL
7 7 (15.91%) Degree
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
8 6 (13.64%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
9 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
10 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (9.09%) Front Office
10 4 (9.09%) Back Office
10 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
11 3 (6.82%) VMware
11 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
11 3 (6.82%) SCCM
11 3 (6.82%) Time Management
11 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
11 3 (6.82%) Linux
11 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
11 3 (6.82%) HP
11 3 (6.82%) SLA
11 3 (6.82%) Windows 10

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.27%) Temenos T24
1 1 (2.27%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) ADSL
1 2 (4.55%) DHCP
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
1 2 (4.55%) Firewall
1 2 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) Broadband
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
2 1 (2.27%) VPN
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.27%) OLAP
General
1 4 (9.09%) Back Office
1 4 (9.09%) Front Office
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Dutch Language
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.82%) Linux
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.27%) Unix
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 6 (13.64%) Asset Management
2 6 (13.64%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
3 3 (6.82%) Time Management
4 2 (4.55%) High Availability
4 2 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.27%) Application Discovery
5 1 (2.27%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.27%) Change Control
5 1 (2.27%) Change Management
5 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.27%) Information Security
5 1 (2.27%) ITSM
5 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) DameWare
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.27%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) HP
2 3 (6.82%) VMware
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix
3 2 (4.55%) Dell
3 2 (4.55%) IBM
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Apple
4 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.27%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.27%) MobileIron
4 1 (2.27%) Nokia
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Remedy
4 1 (2.27%) Veeam
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