The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Devon region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South West / Devon
Rank 36 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.60% 1.87% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.92% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £269 £163 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £153 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £173 £248
UK excluding London median daily rate £198 £236 £220
% change year-on-year
-16.40% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
- +4.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 260 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 96.00% 97.01% 98.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 194 128
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -4 4 £269 +65.38%
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Devon region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Remedy
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (28.57%) Puppet
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Office 365
6 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco