The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 57 39 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.18% 1.14% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 1.23% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £210 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £208 £211
% change year-on-year
+25.30% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-4.88% +5.13%
Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
516 325 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.31% 92.33% 91.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 215 170
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 29 42
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £21.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Coventry region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Tellabs
2 1 (20.00%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Nortel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) WAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Ericsson

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) 2G
2 1 (20.00%) 3G
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (20.00%) SmoothWall
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Cramer
2 1 (20.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (20.00%) Nortel
2 1 (20.00%) Tellabs