The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Derby region that had 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
Support Engineer
Derbyshire / Derby
Rank 24 31 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 2.98% 1.68% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 1.79% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £225 £235
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £16.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% +15.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.98 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.53%

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
165 168 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 98.21% 93.85% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 100 44
Median daily rate £365 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £135 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.78 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.28% +8.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

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 Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Derby region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) SSL
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derby 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 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp