The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Derby 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 29 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 1.16% 3.41% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 3.61% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £240 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.51% +7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Support Engineer
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Derby 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
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
159 83 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 91.91% 94.32% 96.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 40 99
Average daily rate £375 £350 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +150.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £270 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 22
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £10.55 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Support Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft