The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Windows Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Support Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 149 145 174
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 7 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.17% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 8
Median daily rate £180 £225 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £175 £195
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +106.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £14.31 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+28.45% +0.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2778 2872 4792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.53% 95.73% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2203 2248 3700
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 76
Median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £53.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Windows 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 City of London region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) MS Office
3 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
4 8 (72.73%) iPad
4 8 (72.73%) Coaching
4 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (72.73%) Banking
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Blackberry
5 6 (54.55%) Apple
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) Firmware
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Firewall
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
7 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 10

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 8 (72.73%) Banking
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (72.73%) Blackberry
1 8 (72.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Coaching
2 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Apple