The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 26 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.83% 0.93% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.02% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £163
UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £210 £225
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.63 £13.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Support Engineer
East 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 Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
208 196 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 95.41% 91.16% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 97 139
Average daily rate £330 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £515 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 18
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -69.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £9.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £14.50 £56.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.24 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -4 1 - -
Chesterfield - 1 - - 1
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) JDeveloper
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) BPEL
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (25.00%) SyteLine
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) Lync

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SyteLine
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) SOA
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
1 2 (25.00%) BPEL
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco